The four-day International LGBTQ Leadership Conference is the place to be if you’re looking to grow the power of the LGBTQ community. Each year, hundreds of LGBTQ elected and appointed officials, advocates, community leaders, and others gather for plenary events, issue-based workshops, networking, and an exclusive elected officials track for those leading on LGBTQ legislation and policy worldwide. This December, the hybrid conference will be held virtually and at the JW Marriott in Washington, DC, December 1-4.
In-person capacity pending COVID-19 restrictions in Washington, DC.
As always, conference programming includes:
Substantive sessions on policy affecting our communities.
Networkingopportunities to engage with the most influential members of our community.
Best practices on advancing equality from around the world.
Admiral Rachel Levine
Admiral, U.S. Public Health Service Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Representative Park Cannon
Georgia House of Representatives
Representative Daniel Hernandez
Arizona House of Representatives
School Board President Tyler Titus
Erie School Board of Directors
Deputy of the National Assembly Tamara Adrián
LGBTQI+ Special Envoy Jessica Stern
Special Envoy to Advance the Human Rights of LGBTQI+ Persons, U.S. State Department
SOLD OUT! Our 2021 conference host hotel, the JW Marriott no longer has rooms available at the discounted rate.
In response to current circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the JW Marriott have implemented a variety of new protocols and elevated practices, keeping with their high standards of cleanliness and luxury service. Check out some of the measures they have implemented and what to expect at the hotel regarding changes to amenities, services, and facilities.
LGBTQ Victory Institute works to increase the number of LGBTQ people in public office through campaign trainings and leadership programs and provides additional programming and services once in office to help ensure their success.
For more information on the Victory Institute's upcoming 2022 programming, how to participate, and how to support future candidates please check out our main website below.