Realizing the Vision of the American Founding Today
October 13-14, 2017
Tysons Corner, Virginia


Friday, October 13
4:00 – 6:00 Registration
5:30 – 6:00 Fellowship Orientation
6:00 – 7:00 Reception
7:00 – 9:00 Dinner
Chairman: Alejandro A. Chafuen, President, The Philadelphia Society
Edwin J. Feulner, President, The Heritage Foundation - Keynote Address: Prospects for Conservatism
Saturday, October 14
8:30 – 10:00 Adams, Jefferson and Competing Visions of the American Founding
Chairman: David J. Bobb, Bill of Rights Institute
Kevin Gutzman, Western Connecticut State University
Richard Samuelson, California State University, San Bernardino
10:15 – 11:30 First Amendment Liberties, Then and Now
Chairman: Jason Ross
Ryan Anderson, The Heritage Foundation
Mark David Hall, George Fox Universit
12:00 – 1:40 Luncheon
Chairman: Samuel Gregg, Acton Institute
Luncheon Address: The Philosophic Fight for the Future of America - John Allison, Wake Forest Universit
2:00 – 3:30 Choosing Paths to Prosperity: Foundations and Frontiers in Economic Policy
Chairman: Brian Domitrovic, Sam Houston State University
Warren Coats, International Monetary Fund (retired)
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde, University of Pennsylvani
3:30 – 4:00 Coffee Break
4:00 – 5:30 The Security of the Free Society
Chairman: G. Philip Hughes, White House Writers’ Group
Erik Prince, Frontier Services Group
William P. Ruger, Charles Koch Institut


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