2018 National Summit

ADVANCING A DIVERSE AND INCLUSIVE PUBLIC LANDS SYSTEM


The Next 100 Coalition will host a National Summit on May 4-5, 2018 in Las Vegas, NV convening grassroots and national leaders to discuss and construct a strategic policy agenda that addresses attacks on access and protections of public lands, while growing the diverse partnerships necessary to promote and implement a more equitable and inclusive public lands and conservation system.

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Thanks to our sponsors, there is no fee to attend the National Summit.

Additional Sponsorship Options are available.

Location


Springs Preserve
Desert Living Center
333 S Valley View Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89107

Springs Preserve is approximately 12 miles from McCarran International Airport, and approximately 5 miles from downtown Las Vegas.

 

Program Overview

Friday, May 4
8:30 a.m.: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:10 a.m.: Perspectives No. 1: How We Come to Conservation
9:15 a.m.: Introduction to Las Vegas and Southern Nevada
9:25 a.m.: Welcome and Discussion of Purpose for the Day
9:30 a.m.: Plenary Session I: How Do We Get There Together?
10:00 a.m.: Plenary Session II: Panel: A Common Value Base for Collective Action
11:00 a.m.: Break
11:15 a.m.: Perspectives No. 2: How We Come to Conservation
11:20 a.m.: Discussion of CA Polling Results
11:45 a.m.: Outline for Afternoon Breakout Sessions
12:00 p.m.: Lunch
1:00 p.m.: Breakout Session I: Shaping the Elements of the Policy Agenda
2:00 p.m.: Break
2:15 p.m.: Breakout Session II: Driving Action within the Spheres of Influence
3:15 p.m.: Break
3:30 p.m.: Perspectives No 3: How We Come to Conservation
3:40 p.m.: Plenary Session III: Shaping the Policy Agenda                     
5:00 p.m.: Summary of the Day and Next Steps
5:15 p.m.: Adjourn
5:30 p.m.: Reception

Saturday, May 5
8:00 a.m.: Continental Breakfast
8:45 a.m.: Perspectives No. 3: How We Come to Conservation
9:00 a.m.: Plenary Session IV: Discussion with Leaders of Today and Tomorrow
10:15 a.m.: Considering Our Options at the State and Local Levels
11:05 a.m.: Break
11:15 a.m.: Unveiling the Next 100 Policy Agenda and the Commitment of Partners
11:45 a.m.: Closing: Reviewing Our Accomplishments, Challenges, and the Road Ahead
12:00 p.m.: Adjourn

Lodging


Group shuttle transportation will be provided between the Summit and the following hotels (pickup/dropoff location will be within 0.25 mile of these hotels). Room block availability is limited; please be aware of booking deadlines and reserve your lodging as soon as possible.

FOUR QUEENS HOTEL & CASINO
Address:
202 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Booking deadline: April 12
To reserve: Dial (800) 634-6045, option 1 and request the “Next 100” group rate

Nightly group rates: Thursday, May 3: $36-56 | Friday, May 4: $159-179
– Listed rates are pre-tax and based on single or double occupancy
– This hotel has no resort fee
– A deposit equal to the first night’s stay is required when making a reservation

Cancellation Policy: 48 hours prior to arrival

PLAZA HOTEL & CASINO
Address:
1 South Main Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Booking deadline: April 3
To reserve: Dial (800) 634-6575 and mention booking code “HUNDRED”

Nightly group rates: Thursday, May 3: $50 |  Friday, May 4: $175 | Saturday, May 5: $175
– Listed rates are pre-tax and based on single or double occupancy
– Rates do not include a $22 taxable resort fee per room per day
– A deposit equal to one night’s stay is required when making a reservation

Cancellation policy: 48 hours prior to arrival