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2018 Leadership Conference

September 21—22, 2018

New Orleans

LA


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How do we change the world? By educating future leaders! Join TFAS for our 2018 Leadership Conference in beautiful New Orleans to learn firsthand how TFAS is creating a brighter, more prosperous future by teaching the principles of freedom and free markets to rising generations. Hear from thought-provoking speakers, meet TFAS alumni making waves in their fields and connect with faculty and peers dedicated to bringing the benefits of a free society to life for a new generation of leaders. Then, relax and enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of the Big Easy with your TFAS friends, new and old.

Registration

Registration and sponsorship opportunities will be made available in the spring. To ensure you are notified about conference information as soon as it is released, please fill out the form linked below or contact Jane Mack at jmack@TFAS.org or 202.986.0384 for more information.

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Conference Highlights

  • Meet alumni, representing every stage of the TFAS journey, who are making a difference in their communities and throughout the world by upholding the values essential to the preservation and success of a free society.
  • See firsthand the proven methods TFAS professors use to help young people understand the concepts of liberty, during discussions led by our award-winning faculty.
  • Learn about the exciting new initiatives TFAS has set in motion to expand our impact.

This year’s featured speakers will be announced soon, so please check back for updates. Past Leadership Conference speakers include Ambassador John R. Bolton, former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations; “The Selfie Vote” author, Kristen Soltis Anderson; Fred Barnes, executive editor of The Weekly Standard; and Jonah Goldberg, best-selling author and senior editor at National Review, as well as many other writers, thinkers and political figures.

Travel and Accommodations

The conference will take place at the elegant Windsor Court Hotel. Located in the heart of the Central Business District and just steps from the French Quarter, the Windsor Court is the perfect location to explore the history, spirit and hospitality of New Orleans.

Windsor Court Hotel
300 Gravier Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130

Book your room today: Please call the Windsor Court Hotel at 800-262-2662 and ask for a room with The Fund for American Studies to take advantage of our special room rate of $244 per night. Reserve your accommodations by Aug. 20.

The Windsor Court Hotel is 15 miles from New Orleans International Airport (MSY), 8 miles from the Lakefront Airport and 55 miles from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Schedule of Events

Please see below for a tentative schedule of events. Details will be added and updated as they are confirmed. If you have any questions, please contact Jane Mack at jmack@TFAS.org or 202.986.0384.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

  • 4 p.m.
  • Hotel Check-In
  • Windsor Court Hotel
    300 Gravier Street
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70130

Friday, September 21, 2018

  • Noon – 1 p.m.
  • Joint Board Luncheon (members only)
  • 1 – 3 p.m.
  • Board of Trustees Meeting (members only)
  • 3:30 – 5 p.m.
  • Board of Regents Meeting (members only)
  • 3:30 – 5 p.m.
  • Alumni Council Meeting (members only)
  • 4 p.m.
  • Hotel Check-In
  • Windsor Court Hotel
    300 Gravier Street
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
  • 6 – 7 p.m.
  • Reception
  • Details TBA
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Dinner
  • Details TBA

Saturday, September 22, 2018

  • 8 – 9 a.m.
  • Breakfast Buffet
  • 9 – 10:30 a.m.
  • Session 1
  • Details TBA
  • 10:30 – 10:45 a.m.
  • Break
  • 10:45 – 11:45 a.m.
  • Session 2
  • Details TBA
  • Noon – 2 p.m.
  • Lunch
  • 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
  • Optional Tour
  • Details TBA
  • 6 – 7 p.m.
  • Reception
  • Details TBA
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Dinner
  • Details TBA

 

Questions?

For more information, please contact Jane Mack at jmack@TFAS.org or 202-986-0384.


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