Upcoming Events

ISI hosts educational conferences and other events all around the country. Here’s what’s coming up next.

Economics and the Moral Imagination

February 29, 2020
Houston Baptist College, Houston, TX

A special, invite-only conference for undergraduates.

Science, Scientism, and Society

March 06-07, 2020
5:00 p.m. Friday to 3:30 p.m. Saturday | The Discovery Institute, Seattle, WA

C.S. Lewis believed science and magic were "twins." Explore this theme with brilliant students and scholars at this free...

The Rise of the Administrative State

March 20-22, 2020
Pittsburgh, PA

A free weekend conference for undergraduate students.

“How Busybodies Became Busybullies and What That Means for Economics and Politics”

March 20, 2020
7:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. | Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA

A refreshingly clear and comprehensive panel on the way the world works.

ISI’s 2020 Conservative Book of the Year Award Dinner

March 28, 2020
6 p.m. | The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, MO

Join us in honoring the 2020 Conservative Book of the Year: Wilfred M. McClay’s Land of Hope!

“Start the Presses”

April 03-04, 2020
Indianapolis, IN

Launch or grow your campus paper with a weekend of workshops and professional advice.

National Security and Just War

April 04, 2020
Indianapolis, IN

Join like-minded students and scholars in Indianapolis for this daylong conference

Debate: Socialism Is Preferable to Capitalism

April 08, 2020
5:00 p.m. | Sheraton Commander Hotel, Cambridge, MA

Arthur Brooks and Richard Wolff to debate whether socialism is preferable to capitalism.

The Scottish Enlightenment

April 23-26, 2020
Russell Kirk Center for Cultural Renewal, Mecosta, MI

A special seminar for graduate students

Professional Reporting Course

July 10-12, 2020
Hotel George, Washington D.C.

An invitation-only crash course in reporting for ISI Collegiate Network editors and writers

ISI’s 2020 Honors Program Summer Conference

July 19-26, 2020
Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA

An immersive intellectual experience like no other. Apply by February 15.

Editors’ Conference

September 11-13, 2020
Omni Charlotte, Charlotte, NC

An invitation-only conference for ISI Collegiate Network editors