Register now for the Washington State Open Government Conference

February 8, 2013 5:24 PM

From Washington Coalition for Open Government:

Saturday, March 9, 2013
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Mercer Island Community Center - Mercer Room
Featuring Bob Ferguson, Washington State Attorney General

Panel Discussions

Session 1
1. Read All About it! Investigative Reporters Tell Their Tales
George Erb, moderator. Tracy Vedder, Scott North, Sean Robinson and Jim Neff
2. Make a Difference! Key Award Winners Tell Their Tales
Ed Clark, moderator. Matt Rosenberg, Al Rose, Bill Kildall and Carl Hu

Session 2
1. Stop the Whining! Public Officials Tell How to Handle Public Records Requests the Right Way
Bill Crittenden, moderator. Julie Anderson, Pete Holmes, Jim Doherty and Melissa McKnight
2. Retain those Records! Experts Tell How to Handle Public Records the Right Way
Bob Terwilliger, moderator. Kathi Anderson, Terry Badger, Jerry Handfield and Scott Sackett

General Session 1
Order in the Court! Eminent Jurists Explain Open Courts Issues
Michele Earl Hubbard, moderator. Barbara Madsen and William Downing

General Session 2
Making Sausage 2013: Insiders Update the Current Legislative Session
Toby Nixon, moderator. Gerry Pollet and Brad Shannon

For more information about the conference, please visit the Washington Coalition for Open Government's website.

The Washington Coalition for Open Government is a member of NFOIC. -- eds