NAM Legislative Conference

The NAM Legislative Conference is held annually in early December and covers topics related to activity at the state and national level, including FOIA, public notice laws, libel, privacy, and more.


The 2021 meeting is scheduled to be held Dec. 5-7 at the Westin City Center in Washington, D.C. The group rate is $169 nightly and available from Dec. 4-8.

Details on the agenda are coming soon.

Program Outline

Sunday, Dec. 5

2 pm-4 pm   NAM Board Meeting

6 pm-7 pm   Reception

Dinner on your own

Monday, Dec. 6

8 am-9 am    Breakfast

9 am-Noon    General sessions

Noon-1:30 pm    Luncheon with guest speaker

2 pm-5 pm    General sessions

Free evening

Tuesday, Dec. 7

8 am-9 am    Breakfast

9 am-11:30 am    General sessions

11:30 am-Noon    Wrap-Up

Noon    Closing Luncheon

Click here to make reservations

Click here to register

For more information:

Susan Patterson Plank

Program chair

Iowa Newspaper Association