DemDaily: Netroots Nations
July 13, 2018
One of the coolest events of the year is Netroots Nation -- the country's largest annual gathering for progressives, to be held this year in New Orleans on August 2-4th - and through DemList you get a discount!Now in its 12th year, the event draws a crowd of 3,000+ activists and organizers, advocacy organizations, unions, media makers and consultants for three days of networking, education and inspiration.
Speakers include Senator Kamala Harris, Senator Cory Booker, former HUD Secretary Julián Castro, Governor Jay Inslee (WA), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba, Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin, San Juan PR Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, Deb Haaland, Kevin de Leon, John Fetterman, CT Secretary of State Denise Merrill, CA Secretary of State Alex Padilla, VT Secretary of State Jim Condos, former Houstin Mayor Annise Parker, Christine Hallquist, Andrea Jenkins, Pat Spearman, Josh Fox, Colette Pichon Battle, Ian Haney Lopez and Aimee Allison.
Get Updates as they are announced.
90 Engaging Panels * 70 Hands-On Trainings * Keynotes & National Leaders * Progressive Film Series *Caucuses, Social Events and more!
900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
The agenda includes 90 panels on every major progressive issue - from current battles to long-term movement strategy, with a diverse slate of panelists, 67% of whom are people of color, 63% women, and 25% who identify as LGBTQ.
Sessions range from the upcoming midterms, to campaign strategy and cutting-edge tools and tactics, to how progressives are moving forward on issues from climate change, healthcare, gun violence and economic justice.
Sessions will also focus on the Big Picture of looking beyond today's news cycle to investing in a New American Majority philosophy that can help us win in 2018 and beyond.
The 70 trainings include digital techniques and technology, communications, fundraising, campaigns, grassroots and online organizing - for all skill levels, to help you take it to the next level.
first come, first serve basis!)
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