National Conference

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2017 National Conference

The 2017 NeW National Conference will be held June 22-23 at The Heritage Foundation. Speakers include the Honorable Rebecca Kleefisch, Lt. Gov. of Wisconsin, Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Senior Fellow at The Manhattan Institute, and Sally Pipes, President and CEO of The Pacific Research Institute.

We look forward to you joining us for networking with top conservative and pro-liberty leaders, authors, and policy experts. In addition to our student leaders, alumnae, members, and supporters of all ages from across the country will attend.

All media should contact Diana Stancy at [email protected] for any questions.

View the full conference schedule here.

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2016 National Conference Speakers & Guests

Karin Agness
Founder and President, NeW
Kristen Soltis Anderson
CoFounder, Echelon Insights
Sterling Beard
Editor-in-Chief, Campus Reform
Lindsey Burke
Will Skillman Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
Mona Charen
Senior Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center
The Honorable Elisebeth Collins
Member, Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board
Michelle Cordero
Managing Editor,
Diana Furchtgott-Roth
Director, Economics21
Meghan Keenan
Writer and Editor, Red Alert Politics
Caren Merrick
Founder and CEO, Pocket Mentor
Penny Nance
CEO and President, Concerned Women for America
Katie Pavlich
Contributor, Fox New Channel
April Ponnuru
Senior Advisor, Conservative Reform Network
Veronique de Rugy
Senior Research Fellow, George Mason University
Catherine Sevcenko
Director of Litigation, FIRE
Carrie Severino
Chief Counsel and Policy Director, Judicial Crisis Network
Alex Smith
Chairman, College Republican National Committee
Anna Sugg
Director of Television, Republican National Committee
Katy French Talento
Legislative Director, Senator Thom Tillis
Kat Timpf
Reporter, National Review
Bridgett Wagner
Vice President of External Relations, The Heritage Foundation

2016 National Conference Co-Sponsors

The Heritage Foundation
Generation Opportunity
Red Alert Politics
America's Future Foundation
The American Conservative Union
Charles Koch Institute
The Leadership Institute
Young Women for America
Young Conservatives Coalition
Conservative Book Club


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