Past Events

Political candidates on stage during a televised debate at Jacksonville University.

Debates

In partnership with WJXT Channel 4, the Institute has hosted live televised debates in local, state, and federal elections. 

Debates

Keynote Mo Elleithee speaks at the February 2018 JU PPI Board Meeting.

Guest Speakers

Three times a year, the Institute brings in policy experts to serve as keynote speakers at their Board of Advisors meetings. 

Guest Speakers

 
George A. Lopez speaks at the 2018 Hesburgh Lecture.

Hesburgh Lectures

In partnership with the Notre Dame Club of Greater Jacksonville, the Institute hosts an annual lecture on relevant policy topics. 

Hesburgh Lectures

David Jolly and Patrick Murphy speak at a Policy Matters lecture event.

Policy Matters Lectures

The Institute is pleased to bring in policy experts to speak on a wide variety of public policy issues for the Policy Matters Lecture Series.

Policy Matters Lectures

 
A televised forum with a town-hall-style crowd gathered on stage.

Forums

The Institute promotes open discussion of policy issues by hosting forums covering topics such as education, juvenile justice, and gun safety.

Forums

An audience seated in one of the Davis College of Business conference rooms to listen to two speakers.

Conferences

The Institute educates the community by hosting conferences, which have focused on education, healthcare, transportation, and more.

Conferences