National Review Institute to Host "Future of Conservatism" Summit

Top Conservatives to Assess Movement's Priorities and Forge Way Ahead

Jan 15, 2013, 14:22 ET from National Review Institute

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Review Institute (NRI) is hosting a weekend summit to address the challenges facing conservatism featuring top conservative thinkers, journalists and politicians January 25 – 27 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. The three-day conference will feature wide-ranging political discussion and debate aimed at formulating solutions that will strengthen the movement and ensure America's leadership and vitality into the future.

Confirmed speakers for the NRI Summit include Congressman Paul Ryan, Governor Bobby Jindal, Governor Bob McDonnell, Governor Scott Walker, Senator Ted Cruz, former Senator Jim DeMint and former Democratic Congressman Artur Davis. Additional speakers and panelists include Charles Krauthammer, Mark Steyn, Bill Kristol, Larry Kudlow, Michael Barone, Joe Scarborough, Arthur Brooks, Mona Charen, Mia Love, Hugh Hewitt, William Bennett, Kellyanne Conway, American oilman Harold Hamm, founder and CEO of Continental Resources and Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, as well as editors of National Review magazine and National Review Online including Rich Lowry, Kathryn Lopez and Jonah Goldberg.

"National Review founder William F. Buckley sought to preserve and buttress the foundations of our free society and to conserve our inheritance from America's Founders," said NRI Executive Director Elizabeth A. Fitton. "This summit seeks to continue this important mission by bringing together our country's top conservative men and women to forge a successful vision for the movement and cause of liberty."

Panel topics include:                

  • The Way Out of the Fiscal Mess
  • What Is Wrong with the Right?
  • Does the Constitution Have a Future?
  • Energy Discussion with Harold Hamm
  • America's Immigration Policy
  • Do Demographics Doom the Right?
  • Solutions from the States
  • Building a Marriage Culture
  • What Is a Conservative Foreign Policy?

NRI's summit is open to the general public. For more information on how to purchase tickets and hotel accommodations, visit the NRI website at

About National Review Institute

Since 1955, National Review magazine has defined the modern conservative movement and enjoys the broadest allegiance of American conservatives. National Review Institute was founded by William F. Buckley Jr. in 1991 to engage in policy development, public education, and advocacy that would advance the conservative principles he championed.

SOURCE National Review Institute