2018 Robert M. Ball Award

Welcoming Remarks

  • Renee Landers, Professor of Law, Suffolk University Law School
  • William Arnone, Chief Executive Officer, National Academy of Social Insurance 

Reflections on the Honoree: Nancy Altman

  • Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) 
  • David Kautter, Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy, U.S. Department of the Treasury 
  • Eric Kingson, Professor of Social Work, Syracuse University
  • Jonathan Ball, Board Secretary, Social Security Works

Reflections on the Honoree: Stuart Altman

  • Chris Jennings, President, Jennings Policy Strategies
  • Video Remarks from former President Bill Clinton
  • Karen Ignagni, Chief Executive Officer, EmblemHealth
  • Chip Kahn, Chief Executive Officer, Federation of American Hospitals
  • Karen Feinstein, President, Jewish Healthcare Foundation

Presentation of the Ball Award
Keynote Speeches 

  • William J. Arnone, Chief Executive Officer, National Academy of Social Insurance
  • Nancy Altman, President, Social Security Works and Chair, Strengthen Social Security
  • Stuart Altman, Sol C. Chaikin Professor of National Health Policy, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University