Saturday, May 17th, 2014, SEIU 1199, Dorchester
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8:00–9:00 AM Registration, Breakfast, & Networking
9:00–9:30 AM Welcome & Introduction: YDM Chair Elizabeth Maynard
9:30–9:50 AM Morning Presentation
 10:00–10:50 AM Morning Panels:
            Campaign Communications:

  • Kevin Franck: Former Communications Director of the Massachusetts Democratic Party
  • Josh Gee: Former Communications Director for Governor Deval Patrick, Representative Niki Tsongas, Boston City Councillor Mike Ross, and the campaign to elect Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti
  • Kevin Gilnack: Campaign Communications for The Caring Force, Providers’ Council, Greater Boston Young Democrats, and former Communications Director of the Young Democrats of Massachusetts
  • Moderated by Jonathan Sclarsic

            Young Elected Officials:

  • Matt Frank: President of Chelsea City Council
  • Tim Dodd: Vice Chairman of Westborough Board of Selectmen
  • State Representative Dan Hunt
  • Jessica Finocchiaro, Vice Chairman Greater Lawrence Technical School Board and candidate for State Senate
  • Moderated by Jane Rayburn

11:10–11:50 AM Keynote Presentation from Senator Tom McGee, Chairman of the Massachusetts Democratic Party

11:30-Noon Candidates for Attorney General and Treasurer of the Commonwealth

Candidates for Attorney General:

Candidates for Treasurer:

NOON-12:45 PM Networking Lunch
12:45-1:30 PM VAN Training: Learn to use the most prevalent campaign database and organizing software in Democratic politics. 1:30-3:00 PM Statewide Candidate Speeches:

Candidates for Governor:

Candidates for Lieutenant Governor:

3:30-4:00 PM Afternoon Panels:

Progressive Caucus:

Campaign Work:

4:30-5:00 PM Closing Session Award Ceremony and Closing Remarks
5:30 PM: After Party hosted by the Greater Boston Young Democrats Harp & Bard, 1099 Dorchester Ave in Dorchester