Why Attend the Summit
Here are five great reasons to attend the nation’s largest bipartisan gathering of state legislators and legislative staff:
Expand Your Legislative Network.
Each year, legislators and staff from across the country gather at the Legislative Summit to connect and share best practices for how to solve the states’ most pressing policy issues.
Get the Inside Track on the Latest Policy Trends.
With more than 80 sessions to choose from, you’ll hear from the nation’s foremost public policy experts on a wide range of issues to cast a fresh perspective on your legislative agenda.
Advance Your Professional Skill Set.
This year’s agenda is packed with professional development opportunities tailored just for the legislative work environment. Leadership, civility, research and writing are just a few of the many topics covered this year. As always, there are sessions designed specifically for legislative staff.
Explore New Legislative Services.
The Exhibit Hall features more than 200 exhibitors offering products and services tailored just for state governments.
Attend ‘Setting the States’ Agenda’
At the annual business meeting, legislators and staff consider policy directives and resolutions that will guide NCSL’s advocacy efforts before Congress and the administration.
Bonus! Great Return on Investment
Three days of exclusive programming, tailored for legislators and legislative staff, not available anywhere else!