2017 Calendar of Events

January 25

Steamboat Institute CEO Jennifer Schubert-Akin addressed the student body of Liberty Common High School in Fort Collins, Colorado, as part of their lyceum series (at invitation of LCHS Principal Bob Schaffer) – View the video

February 24-25

“The Path Forward: America in 2017 and Beyond” at Seascape Beach Resort – Aptos, California

March 1

Opening of registration for 9th Annual Freedom Conference

March 11

Dr. Francis Beckwith, Visiting Conservative Professor in Conservative Thought & Policy at CU-Boulder, :  “Revenge of the ‘Bitter Clingers’:  The Future of Conservatism in the Age of Trump” – 5:00-6:30pm, Burgess Creek Room, Steamboat Grand, Steamboat Springs – FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

April 1

Opening of application process for 2017-18 Tony Blankley Chair

April 25-27 or May 2-4

Tony Blankley Chair Reception/Dinner and Endowment Launch in Washington, DC


Additional speaker events TBD (CO Springs, Steamboat Springs, Madison, WI, etc.)

June 30

Application deadline for Tony Blankley Chair

July 13 or 20

3rd Annual Red, White & Blue Bash fundraiser

August 1

Announce recipient of 2017-18 Tony Blankley Chair

August 24-26

9th Annual Freedom Conference & Festival


Additional speaker events TBD (Boulder, Steamboat Springs, CO Springs)