Coming very soon!
The American Enterprise Institute invites you to join us the week of November 28 for the official opening of our new headquarters.
Each day will feature events that reflect our commitment to promoting a competition of ideas, covering topics such as the future of conservatism, the state of America's college campuses, the congressional agenda for 2017, and the direction of US foreign policy.
A conversation with Sue Desmond-Hellmann, CEO of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
AEI President Arthur Brooks hosts the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation CEO Susan Desmond-Hellmann for a conversation on how private philanthropy can advance global public health. More information.
Conservatism: What now?
AEI’s Arthur Brooks, Ramesh Ponnuru, and Jonah Goldberg will discuss the key questions conservatives face moving beyond the 2016 election with National Review's Rich Lowry. More information.
Campus politics: Free speech in universities
For the first part of “The state of the American campus” series, join us at AEI to delve into recent campus political trends with Professor Jonathan Zimmerman and a panel of assorted guests. More information.
The examined life: Robert George and Cornel West on the purpose of liberal arts education
For the second part of “The state of the American campus” series, join AEI as Robert George and Cornel West, two of America’s most prominent public intellectuals on opposite ends of the political spectrum, come together to discuss the value and transcendence of a liberal arts education. More information.
Setting priorities for governing in 2017
Please join us as AEI experts with a broad spectrum of policy expertise outline the most pressing domestic, economic, and foreign policy challenges facing our country and put forward a series of corresponding policy proposals. More information.
Conservatism in the 115th Congress
Representative Bill Flores (R-TX), who has chaired the RSC during the 114th Congress, and Representative Mark Walker (R-NC), incoming RSC chairman for the 115th Congress, will share their thoughts on the future of the conservative movement.More information.
How has immigration affected native workers? A discussion with Harvard labor economist George J. Borjas
At this AEI event, Harvard labor economist George J. Borjas and George Washington Professor Steven V. Robert will discuss Dr. Borjas’ thesis that immigration has not helped nonimmigrant workers. More information.
AEI understands how the competition of ideas is key to maintaining a free society.