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One Minnesota 2015 Legislative Policy Conference

One Minnesota 2016

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
8:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.

Humphrey School of Public Affairs
301 19th Ave. South, Minneapolis 55455

Conference is closed to the public.

Program and Biographies


8:00 a.m. Continental breakfast and time to connect with colleagues

8:30 a.m. Welcome and overview
Speaker Kurt Daudt

8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Budget and economic outlook Presentation

Laura Kalambokidis, State Economist

9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Transportation panel
David Levinson, University of Minnesota, Department of Civil Engineering Presentation
Sue Miller, County Engineer, Freeborn County, Minnesota Presentation

10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Break

10:15 – 11:00 a.m Mining panel
Patrick Schoff, Professor, University of Minnesota Duluth
Rolf Weberg, Director, Natural Resources Research Institute Presentation

Larry Kramka, Mining Services Director/Senior Environmental Project Manager, Houston Engineering Presentation

11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Break

11:15 a.m. – Noon Minnesota business conditions: Prospects and challenges
Scott Wine, CEO, Polaris Industries Inc. Presentation

Rick King, Executive Vice President and CIO, Thomson Reuters Presentation Presentation

Noon - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
Meet and connect with your fellow members

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. "What makes Minnesota work?" with New York Times columnist Tom Friedman

2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Closing
House and Senate Leadership

2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Reception in Humphrey School Atrium