Press Release

MEDIA ADVISORY: 2023 Education Law & Policy Conference Co-Sponsored by DFI and The Federalist Society to Tackle Issues in American Education

Keynote speakers include the Hon. Eugene Scalia, Gov. Mitch Daniels and Philip K. Howard

WASHINGTON—The 2023 Education Law and Policy Conference co-sponsored by the Defense of Freedom Institute for Policy Studies (DFI) and The Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies kicks off Wednesday, September 13, 2023, at 9 a.m.

The conference will take place at the Washington Hilton and feature keynote addresses from the Honorable Eugene Scalia, former U.S. Secretary of Labor; the Honorable Mitch Daniels, the former Governor of Indiana and former President of Purdue University; and Philip K. Howard, author of the book Not Accountable: Rethinking the Constitutionality of Public Employee Unions.

Each year the conference examines the latest federal legal and policy issues surrounding American education.

Panel discussions of note include “Religious Charter Schools: Protected or Prohibited by the First Amendment?” and “U.S. Department of Education Rulemaking: Hiding Regulatory Elephants in Statutory Mouseholes?”  For a complete schedule, click here.  

2023 Education Law and Policy Conference
Co-sponsored by DFI and The Federalist Society

Wednesday, September 13, 2023
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009

Members of the press interested in attending should send an email to by 10 a.m.  Tuesday, September 12, 2023.