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Education Secretary to Discuss Pressing Issues with Executives, Senior Policymakers at Wall Street Journal CEO Council

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Event Date 1: November 16, 2011 02:00 pm - 02:40 pm

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will address more than 100 of the world’s leading CEOs and most senior policymakers at The Wall Street Journal CEO Council on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010, from 2-2:40 p.m. The conference will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Duncan will answer questions from Rebecca Blumenstein, international editor and deputy managing editor of The Wall Street Journal, and highlight the need for continued bipartisan cooperation on comprehensive education reform. The two-day CEO Council will bring together leaders in business and government to forge a productive relationship between the two sectors, discuss key issues in public policy and agree on an action plan.

Note to editors: Members of the media who plan to attend should contact Ashley Huston at or visit to apply for press credentials.

Event 1
Who : Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Education
What : Interview with Rebecca Blumenstein at The Wall Street Journal CEO Council
When : Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010, from 2-2:40 p.m. EST
Where : Four Seasons Hotel
Main ballroom
2800 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W.
Washington, D.C.