Check Out the AR2011 Confirmed Sponsors & Speakers
- AR2011 Sponsors, Speakers Named
A dozen national organizations are co-sponsoring the Animal Rights 2011
National Conference with FARM (arconference.org). They include In
Defense of Animals, Int'l Primate Protection League, A Well-Fed World,
Compassion Over Killing, Mercy For Animals, United Poultry Concerns,
Stop Animal Exploitation Now!
Nearly 90 speakers have signed up. They include Marc Bekoff, Michael
Budkie, Karen Davis, Camille Hankins, Alex Hershaft, Lorri Houston,
Anthony Marr, Shirley McGreal, Erica Meier, Jack Norris, Colleen
Patrick-Goudreau, Nathan Runkle, Brenda Shoss, and Peter Young.
This year's Conference will be held on July 21-25th at the Westin LAX
Hotel near the Los Angeles Airport. This magnificent venue offers $95
rooms, dog beds, cruelty-free bedding and personal care products, $7
parking, free internet access, excellent meeting/exhibit space, vegan
cuisine, free airport shuttle.
Beyond the traditional 5-track structure (issues, organizing, tactics,
raps/reports, and videos), this year's program will offer several
exciting new features. Among these are morning plenaries,
"speed-touting" of personal projects, and a panel of environmental
leaders. Monday following the conference will have intensive training
and demos by participating groups.
To take advantage of the $120 "advance" registration rate by April 30th,
visit our Registration page, call us at 301-530-1737, or send check to
FARM/AR2011, 10101 Ashburton, Bethesda MD 20817. That page also offers
low-income and cancellation arrangements.
To book a discounted room, visit Westin online reservations or call
Westin reservations at 800-228-3000 and mention Animal Rights 2011.
The Animal Rights 2011 National Conference, world's largest and
longest-running annual animal rights gathering, is a forum for sharing
knowledge, discussing strategies, networking, and "recharging our
batteries." Whether you're a seasoned activist or just curious, AR2011
has something for you! We're only in Los Angeles every two years, so
don't miss it!
Be there as if their lives depended on it. They do!