turning Brain Drain into Brain Gain 
December 3, 2019  

Jackson, MS

During this half-day summit, national and local experts will address the issue of graduates leaving Mississippi and taking their talent elsewhere, the effect on the state’s economy, and highlight models that have worked elsewhere. After a series of presentations, participants will have the opportunity for dialogue during roundtable discussions focused on addressing Mississippi’s Brain Drain issue.

Speaker Summit Series 3

Demand-Driven Education 
April 23, 2019 

Jackson, MS

As Mississippi's elected officials prepare for the state's 2019 legislative session, The Speaker's Commission on Public Policy (a 501c4 directed by Mississippi Speaker of the House, Philip Gunn) will kick off its Speaker's Summit Series with an in-depth and multi-dimensional look at human trafficking from the I-10 corridor to Mississippi's backroads. Participants in this half-day summit will hear from experts addressing human trafficking from policy, personal, and practical perspectives, and participate in roundtable discussions ultimately making recommendations on legislation that will be introduced in the 2019 legislative session.

Speaker Summit Series 2

Mississippi: A Road Block to Human Trafficking
October 3, 2018
8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Jackson Convention Center

As Mississippi's elected officials prepare for the state's 2019 legislative session, The Speaker's Commission on Public Policy (a 501c4 directed by Mississippi Speaker of the House, Philip Gunn) will kick off its Speaker's Summit Series with an in-depth and multi-dimensional look at human trafficking from the I-10 corridor to Mississippi's backroads. Participants in this half-day summit will hear from experts addressing human trafficking from policy, personal, and practical perspectives, and participate in roundtable discussions ultimately making recommendations on legislation that will be introduced in the 2019 legislative session.

Speaker Summit Series 1