Washington Ideas

September 26 – 28, 2017
Washington, DC

Hosted in Partnership With

The Aspen Institute

For its ninth year, the Washington Ideas Forum will convene the nation's leaders, from politics and government to business and culture, for two days of idea sharing and discussion. From the heart of the nation’s capital, the Forum will tackle the issues confronting the country and the world, including politics and policy, economics and trade, race and justice, education, global affairs, technology and beyond.

Again, the Forum will be expanded across the week. With events happening all across DC, participants can catch a film screening or enjoy networking nights with some of the nation's top minds and industry leaders.

Sidney Harman Hall
610 F Street NW
Washington, DC 20004

For more information on ticket sales, please contact Rachel Alben at ralben@theatlantic.com.

For speaker inquiries, please send detailed pitches to Michael Bloom at mbloom@theatlantic.com.

For more information on underwriting, please contact Emily Akhtarzandi at eakhtarzandi@theatlantic.com.

Presented by

Atlantic Live

Hosted in Partnership With

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