Join us this summer for FEEcon 2019 from June 13–15 in Atlanta, GA at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis. Register now for early bird discounts, or sign up to get updates on registration, scholarships, speakers, exclusive discounts, and more.
FEEcon is an annual event designed just for you. Rising visionaries and innovators meet in Atlanta to celebrate liberty and empower a new generation of entrepreneurs.
We bring together professionals, industry leaders, scholars, coders, philanthropists, and students for a 3-day journey of discovery, connection, empowerment, and fun. Whatever you need to bring your creative vision to life - skills, mentors, or a kick in the pants - you’ll find the tools at FEEcon.
FEEcon 2018 was a smash success, and we’re packing the 2019 schedule with everything you loved (or missed out on!) last year, plus even more chances to network, learn, and get inspired.
Affordable access to all standard keynotes, breakouts, and social events
Early bird pricing ends 3/31
Access to all standard keynotes, breakouts, and social events
Early bird pricing ends 3/31
Premium access to special events and perks for the ultimate FEEcon experience
Early bird pricing ends 3/31
Much more than a conference, FEEcon is a transformative, unforgettable experience. Meet with like-minded professionals and get inspired for the tough tasks of the thought economy. It’s a networking dinner, a job fair, a think tank, a startup incubator, and a raucous party rolled into one.
We're selecting 2019 speakers who are passionate about bringing big ideas to the forefront of the conversation.
Magatte Wade is a TED Global Africa Fellow and founder of Tiossan, a contemporary lifestyle products brand that integrates the three cultures that formed her, Dakar, Paris, and San Francisco. She was named one of Forbes 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa and writes for The Huffington Post, Barron’s, and other publications.
Lawrence W. (“Larry”) Reed became president of FEE in 2008 after serving as chairman of its board of trustees in the 1990s and both writing and speaking for FEE since the late 1970s. He has authored or coauthored eight books, the most recent being Real Heroes: Inspiring True Stories of Courage, Character and Conviction.
Austin Wintory is a Grammy-nominated video game and film score composer best known for writing the score for Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Syndicate. Outside of games, Austin maintains a busy concert composing schedule and serves on the Board of Directors for the non-profit Education Through Music.
Dr. Abigail Hall Blanco is an Assistant Professor in Economics at the University of Tampa and a Research Fellow with the Independent Institute. She earned her PhD in Economics from George Mason, published nearly twenty peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and policy analyses, and co-authored the book Tyranny Comes Home: The Domestic Fate of U.S. Militarism.
Bryan Kelley is a former participate and graduate of the Prison Entrepreneurship Program, a non-profit whose entrepreneurship boot camp and re-entry programs are proven solutions for preventing recidivism, maximizing self-sufficiency and transforming broken lives. He now serves as their Chief Empowerment Officer.
Check out these captivating keynotes from previous FEEcons.
Musician and entrepreneur Tina Guo delivers a breath-taking rendition of her Wonder Woman theme, then tells the riveting story of her journey to make herself into the world-renowned musician she is today.
Scott Harrison went from NYC night club promoter to iconic philanthropist following a humanitarian trip to Liberia. His mission? To provide clean drinking water to every person in the world.
Your last chance to get in on this is by midnight on June 10th, 2019!
If you’re interested in entrepreneurship or exploring economic thinking, this is for you! Whether you’ve studied the principles of liberty for years or you haven’t taken your first economics class, we welcome participants of all levels of experience.
You're still important to us! A gracious group of donors has offered us a limited number of stipends for students.
Cancellations may be initiated via Eventbrite by logging into your account and selecting View Order Details. The cancellation deadline is May 14, 2019. All cancellations made after the deadline are non-refundable.
You can take advantage of the large block of hotel rooms we reserved at a discounted rate. The Marriott Marquis has a limited number of rooms, so we suggest you book early to secure yours. If you choose to Airbnb just make sure it’s not too far and is easily accessible to the hotel.
We suggest reserving from June 13th to June 16th, 2019 in order to attend all FEEcon events.
Check-in begins on Thursday, June 13th from
If you are not staying close to the Marriott Marquis, the hotel is easily accessible via MARTA Transit; you will want to get off at the Peachtree Center Station and follow the directions provided.
Unless you’re ballin’, we encourage you to do this! It’s a great way to network and fully
We’re 100% focused on bringing you a rockstar convention, so we're leaving you to your own devices to find a roommate that you like and to get things squared away with the hotel.
Already thinking about food, huh? Hungry much? Rest assured, we’ll provide coffee and bagels or pastries for breakfast every morning and heavy hors-d'oeuvres during both the Thursday night Kick-off Event and the Saturday night Closing Ceremony. There are several dining options within walking distance as well as within the hotel. Please take a look at the available options.
For our VIP guests, we have an assortment of delicious meals lined up for you! You can find all the information on your itinerary. Interested in upgrading?
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A gracious group of donors has offered us a limited number of travel stipends that are solely devoted to international students! (Sorry, all international stipends have been given out!)
Your first step will be to contact the US Embassy or Consulate in your country and find out what options are available to you and their requirements. Be sure to do this as soon as possible as it may take a few weeks or months to complete the process. Once registered, if you need a letter from FEE to bring to the embassy to help with the visa process, please submit a request. If you’re still having trouble and need some guidance, shoot us an email.
Business casual attire for all sessions and social events, and cocktail attire for the VIP Dinner. While we’re not a bunch of corporate bigwigs, you do want to dress to impress. You might meet your co-founder here, or come across your next big opportunity!
The Marriott Marquis Atlanta has valet parking which enables guests to have their vehicle parked in a secure underground parking garage. You can access the valet parking from Peachtree Center Ave.
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