The Tommy G. Thompson Center will be putting on a conference examining the beliefs and insight of the founding fathers as they pertain to public leadership in America. The Thompson Center will be bringing in a large number of panelists with profound expertise to examine the mindsets of Franklin, Madison, Adams, Marshall, Dickinson, Douglass, and many other framers of America’s beginnings.
The Thompson Center is also excited to announce that former Second Lady of the United States Lynne Cheney will be joining us for this event as our keynote speaker!
The event will be held on from 11:00am through 3:30pm on September 20, 2019 at the Lowell Center on the University of Wisconsin-Madison Campus. Tickets are free and can be found Here!
A free lunch will be included with registration.
Lynne Cheney; Former Second Lady of the United States
List of Presenters
R. B. Bernstein – John Adams
Denver Brunsman – George Washington
Jane E. Calvert – John Dickinson
Joanne B. Freeman – Alexander Hamilton
Mark David Hall – Roger Sherman and James Wilson
Joel Richard Paul – John Marshall
Jack Rakove – James Madison
Timothy Sandefur – Frederick Douglass
Gordon S. Wood – Benjamin Franklin