The Atlas Experience 2011

Inspiring New Generations to Work for Liberty

April 27 – 28, 2011 in Dallas, Texas, USA

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Register for The Atlas Experience at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas! You’ll receive a healthy dose of ideas and inspiration at this unique event, which attracts Freedom Champions from around the country and around the globe. The Atlas Experience also includes the Annual Sir Antony Fisher International Memorial Awards.


Hilton Anatole, 2201 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, TX 75207
Phone: 1.214.748.1200

To guarantee your accommodations, please make your reservations early and mention “Atlas” for a discounted group rate of $179/night for The Atlas Experience and/or Heritage Resource Bank.

The Atlas Experience on April 27 – 28 will take place in conjunction with the Heritage Resource Bank, which follows on April 28 – 29. Please contact or 202.449.8449 for more information.

Johan Norberg

Johan Norberg has an M.A. in the History of Ideas from Stockholm University and is a senior fellow at the Cato Institute in Washington DC and the European Centre for International Political Economy in Brussels. He a columnist for two Swedish newspapers and a frequent commentator on public affairs on television and on the radio. His many books include In Defense of Global Capitalism, for which he received Atlas’s Sir Antony Fisher Memorial Award, and, most recently, Financial Fiasco (2009). He has also produced several documentaries, including “Overdose: The Next Financial Crisis” and most recently “Free or Equal”, on the legacy of Milton Friedman. He is a recipient of the gold medal from the German Hayek Stiftung.

John C. Goodman, CEO of the Nat’l Center for Policy Analysis

The Wall Street Journal and the National Journal, among other media, have called him the “Father of Health Savings Accounts.” He is also the Kellye Wright Fellow in health care. The mission of the Wright Fellowship is to promote a more patient-centered, consumer-driven health care system.

Goodman regularly appears on television and radio news and talk programs and authors editorials on economic policy issues. He regularly appears on the FOX News Channel, CNN, FOX Business Network and CNBC. He’s also appeared on the Lehrer News Hour (PBS) and was a debater on many of William F. Buckley’s Firing Line programs. Goodman also regularly contributes columns to The Wall Street Journal, Kaiser Health News and other national publications.

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John Mackey, co-Founder and CEO of Whole Foods Market, Inc.

John Mackey is co-founder and CEO of Whole Foods Market, a $4.7 billion Fortune 500 company, and a “Fortune 100 Best Companies To Work For” every year since 1998. Whole Foods is one of the top 12 supermarket companies in America and the world’s largest natural foods retail chain. He was named the Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2003. Mr.Mackey is a strong believer in free market principles and empowerment management, and co-founded FLOW with Michael Strong to promote an integrated vision of entrepreneurship directed towards social good.

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