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American Politics and Government Summit

Are you a faculty member or graduate student looking for a place that honors academic debate and exchange?

Join us for ISI’s American Politics and Government Summit: a conference dedicated to bringing together scholars to participate in dialogue focused on emerging research, rooted in timeless principles, in the fields of politics, philosophy, and economics.

This conference will be held October 28-29, 2022 at ISI’s beautiful 20-acre campus. Unlike the echo chambers that suppress free inquiry and only permit the ideas of a coterie of experts, our campus will be the setting that inspires academic excellence.

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- Will Long, Harvard Class of 2019
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“The rich conversations at ISI conferences made me realize why I went to university.”
- Emily Rose Mitchell, Rhodes College

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