March 8–10, 2024 | Amsterdam
AynRandCon is an annual conference where the best young minds come together to explore Ayn Rand’s ideas.
- A chance to explore life-changing ideas in an atmosphere of growth and camaraderie
- Unparalleled access to approachable, enthusiastic lecturers for meaningful conversations about the concrete applications of Objectivism
- Opportunities to easily connect with others who share fundamental values and apply Objectivist ideas every day in their lives
Designed for students of Objectivism ready to take the next step on their journey, AynRandCon-Europe will give you a chance to:
Meet Ayn Rand University faculty, including prominent Objectivist intellectuals such as Yaron Brook, Onkar Ghate, Nikos Sotirakopoulos, and Aaron Smith
Meet the Experts
Dr. Yaron Brook
Host, Yaron Brook Show
Dr. Brook is a prominent author and speaker who uses Ayn Rand’s philosophy to illuminate crucial cultural and political issues.
Dr. Onkar Ghate
Ayn Rand Institute
Dr. Ghate has spent two decades leading ARI’s efforts to educate students in Ayn Rand’s philosophy.
Dr. Nikos Sotirakopoulos
Director,Ayn Rand Institute Europe
Dr. Sotirakopoulos is a social scientist who helps students understand the history of today’s most influential political ideas, such as Critical Race Theory.
Dr. Aaron Smith
Fellow and Instructor,
Ayn Rand Institute
Dr. Smith is a philosopher who teaches students enrolled in ARI’s educational programs, focusing on the history of philosophy.
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Our system currently accepts only one registration at a time for tickets. Head to the registration section and choose your ticket type. Proceed through your registration; once you finish registration for the first individual, you’ll have the opportunity to add another.
The registration fee will be refunded for cancellations made by Februrary 23, 2024. Please contact us at [email protected] if you are no longer able to attend the conference.
The main way to interact with attendees before the conference is to join the AynRandCon-Europe Facebook group. There, you can meet other attendees and chat about plans for the conference.
Post a message on the AynRandCon-Europe Facebook group to connect with other attendees concerning rooms and travel.
The conference includes a Friday night reception with light fare, as well as Saturday and Sunday buffet lunches. Please contact us at [email protected] if you have further questions about meals.
No private audio or video recording is allowed. ARI may record conference events and make them available later through our YouTube channel and other outlets. However, you are encouraged to take photos and post on X (#AynRandCon)! We only ask that you refrain from using flash photography during talks so as not to disturb the speakers and other attendees.
We will not be livestreaming AynRandCon-Europe 2024.