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Supporters Summit 2020

Jekyll Island, Georgia

October 8, 2020October 10, 2020
Jekyll Island, Georgia

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Registration closes on October 6. Advance registration and payment are required. 

Join us for our 2020 Supporters Summit, October 8–10, at the historic Jekyll Island Club Resort,  371 Riverview Drive, Jekyll Island, Georgia. 

It was at JP Morgan's club, where we will stay, where the central bank was first schemed. The damage it's caused has been inconceivable. (Listen to Murray Rothbard's fascinating account of this scheme.)

Lew Rockwell and Jeff Deist will host, along with guests Amity Shlaes, Judge Andrew Napolitano, Tom Woods, Tom DiLorenzo, Peter Klein, and Patrick Newman.

We’ll kick off on Thursday, October 8, with an End the Fed reception and dinner at the Jekyll Island Club Resort and tour of the room where the Federal Reserve Act was drafted. Friday includes breakfast, sessions, and lunch, closing with a fun, outdoor low country cookout. Optional activities on Saturday include brunch with the speakers, tour of historic Jekyll Island, golf or croquet on Jekyll Island, tour and shopping on nearby St. Simons Island, visiting the Georgia Sea Turtle Center, a dolphin watching cruise, and ending with cocktails on the veranda of Jekyll Island Club Resort.

Preliminary Schedule (Eastern time)
Thursday, October 8
3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Drop-in registration Morgan Center
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Gold Club Reception for Society and Club Members and Speakers (inquire with Kristy Holmes regarding eligibility, kristy@mises.org)
5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Federal Reserve Room open for drop-in, with speakers on hand to answer questions
6:00 p.m. End the Fed Reception (all attendees), Riverfront Lawn
7:00 p.m. Dinner, Riverfront Lawn
8:00 p.m. Amity Shlaes, "Monetary Errors of the 1960s"

Friday, October 9
9:00 a.m. Continental breakfast, Morgan Center
10:00 a.m. Sessions and discussion
12:00 p.m. Lunch, Morgan Center Terrace
1:30 – 5:00 p.m. Sessions and discussion
6:00 p.m.  Silver Club Private Reception ( (inquire with Kristy Holmes regarding eligibility, kristy@mises.org)
6:00 p.m.  Bar open to all attendees, Croquet Lawn
6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Roast the Fed Lowcountry Cookout,  Croquet Lawn 

Saturday, October 10
optional activities, reservations required
9:00 –10:30 a.m. Mimosa and Bloody Mary Brunch Buffet with speakers
9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Inquire at hotel registration desk about croquet
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Georgia Sea Turtle Center open, property adjoining Jekyll Island Club Resort (reservations not required)
10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Guided tour of Saint Simon's Island, and shopping (lunch on own) 
11:30 a.m.   Tram tour of Historic Jekyll Island
11:30 a.m. Golf at Jekyll Island Golf Club
1:30 p.m. Tram tour of Historic Jekyll Island
3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Narrated dolphin and sightseeing cruise, with refreshments.
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. "Greenspan Whine" Closing Reception, cocktails and light refreshments on the hotel veranda

Attire is resort casual for all events. Unless mandated by the state, mask wearing is not required.

To reserve accommodations at the Jekyll Island Club Resort please call them at (800) 535–9547 or (912) 635–2600 or email reservations@jekyllclub.com before September 8 and mention the Mises Institute for a special rate of $199 per night, plus resort fee and tax.

Jacksonville, Florida, airport is approximately one hour from Jekyll Island Club Resort, as is the airport in Savannah, Georgia. Brunswick and St. Simon's, Georgia, airports are very close. It's an easy drive on I-95 from any of the airports if you rent a car. For other transportation to and from any of the airports: Atlantic Southeast Limo, (912) 266–7750, or Edward Transportation, (678) 414–3616 

Full refunds of registration fees will be issued until September 29.

All student scholarship slots have been filled.

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