We are excited to announce the Dr. Tom Palmer of the Atlas Economic Research Foundation will be keynoting two of SFL’s Fall Regional Conferences. Dr. Tom Palmer has been an integral component of building such institutions as the Cato Institute and the Atlas Network. Additionally, he travels the world helping to establish entrepreneurship organizations in some of the most remote parts of the world like Africa, the Middle East and rural China. He’ll be making his first appearance of the year at the Florida Regional Conference  on October 13 where he will join Larry Reed along with a host of other great speakers on the conference schedule. He’ll then be heading up to the New York City Regional Conference on October 27 as the closing keynote there. Make sure to register for these conferences today!

To learn more about the incredible work of Tom Palmer read on!

Tom G. Palmer is a senior fellow at the Cato Institute, and director of Cato University, the Institute’s educational arm. Palmer is also the executive vice president for international programs at the Atlas Economic Research Foundation, and is responsible for establishing operating programs in 14 languages and managing programs for a worldwide network of think tanks. Before joining Cato he was an H. B. Earhart Fellow at Hertford College, Oxford University, and a vice president of the Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University. He frequently lectures in North America, Europe, Eurasia, Africa, Latin America, India, China and throughout Asia, and the Middle East on political science, public choice, civil society, and the moral, legal, and historical foundations of individual rights.

He has published reviews and articles on politics and morality in scholarly journals such as the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, Ethics, Critical Review, and Constitutional Political Economy, as well as in publications such as Slate, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Die Welt, Caixing, Al Hayat, the Washington Post, and The Spectator of London. He is the author of Realizing Freedom: Libertarian Theory, History, and Practice, published in 2009, and the editor of The Morality of Capitalism, published in 2011. Palmer received his B.A. in liberal arts from St. Johns College in Annapolis, Maryland, his M.A. in philosophy from The Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C., and his doctorate in politics from Oxford University.

For your chance to meet Dr. Palmer in person make sure to register for either the New York or Florida Conference today!

For further questions regarding SFL’s Regional Conferences please email SFL Events Manager Kelly Jemison at kjemison@studentsforliberty.org.