Agenda Subject to Change
All Times Listed in Eastern Time

Thursday, October 26

Christine M. Simmon, President & CEO, FDLI
Brian King, Director, Center for Tobacco Products (CTP), US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Tony Abboud, Executive Director, Vapor Technology Association
Robert Shapiro, Chairman, Sonecon, LLC and former Under Secretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs (Clinton Administration)
J.B. Simko, Vice President, External Affairs, Philip Morris International (PMI)
Moderated by Clifford E. Douglas, President and CEO, Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

11:00–11:20 AM | Networking and Refreshment Break

Connor Fuchs, Senior Staff Attorney, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Eric N. Heyer, Partner, Thompson Hine LLP
Eric N. Lindblom, Independent Consultant and Senior Scholar, O’Neill Institute, Georgetown Law Center
Beth G. Oliva, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP
Moderated by Bryan M. Haynes, Partner, Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP

12:30–1:30 PM  | Networking Luncheon

Clive Bates, Director, Counterfactual Consulting Limited
Aruni Bhatnagar, Professor of Medicine, Chief Division of Environmental Medicine and Director, Christina Lee Brown Environmental Institute/American Heart Association Tobacco Regulation Center
Jeffrey Weiss, Partner, Flagstaff Ventures and Former Chief Engagement Officer, NJOY, LLC
Moderated by Clifford E. Douglas, President and CEO, Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

2:40–3:00 PM | Networking and Refreshment Break

Kathee Facchiano, Vice President, Capitol Decisions, Inc. (a Van Scoyoc Company)
Tim Phillips, Managing Director, ECigIntelligence
Russell Quick, President, Kaival Marketing Services
Moderated by Daniel P. McGee, Counsel, Keller and Heckman LLP

David Fernandez, Vice President, Government Affairs and Public Policy, Altria Client Services
Dennis Henigan, Vice President, Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Adam Lyons, Assistant Director and Special Projects Coordinator, Consumer Protection Branch, US Department of Justice
Lillian Ortega, Regulatory Consultant, Chemular
Moderated by Stacy Cline Amin, Partner, Morrison and Foerster, LLP

5:20–6:50 PM | Networking Reception (In-Person Attendees Only)

Friday, October 27

FDLI Welcome
Steven Leslie, Director, Educational Programs, FDLI


Panel Discussion: State and Local Regulatory Developments and Enforcement Challenges
Michael Hering, Director and Chief Counsel, Center for Tobacco and Public Health, National Association of Attorneys General
Agustin Rodriguez, Partner, Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP
Kevin R.J. Schroth, Associate Professor, Rutgers School of Public Health
Moderated by Barry Schaevitz, Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP

10:20–10:40 AM | Networking and Refreshment Break

April Brubach, Acting Director of CTP’s Office of Health Communication and Education
Kyle McKeen, Chief Executive Officer, TruAge Solutions
Moderated by Stacy L. Ehrlich, Partner, Kleinfeld, Kaplan & Becker LLP

Mitchell R. Zeller, Policy and Regulatory Strategy Advisor, Qnovia and Former Director, CTP, FDA
Moderated by Joe Gitchell, CEO, Pinney Associates, Inc.

Gal Cohen, Head of Scientific Affairs, Rose Research Center
Katherine Foley, FDA Reporter, Politico
Jeff Niederdeppe, Professor of Communication and Public Policy, Cornell University
Moderated by Scott Ballin, Tobacco and Health Policy Consultant

1:50–2:10 PM | Networking and Refreshment Break

Elizabeth Oestreich, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Compliance, Greenleaf Health
Brian Quigley, CEO, Qnovia
Moderated by Jasjit S. Ahluwalia, Professor, Behavioral and Social Sciences and Professor, Medicine, Brown University School of Public Health and Alpert Medical School

Brian J. Miller, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Business, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
John O’Brien,  Vice President and Assistant General Counsel – Regulatory, RAI Services Company (Reynolds American, Inc.)
Michael Pesko, J. Rhoads Foster Professor, Department of Economics, University of Missouri
Moderated by Margaret Martin, Policy Advisor, DLA Piper LLP

4:15 PM  | Conference Adjournment