The Heartland Institute is “the world’s most prominent think tank
promoting skepticism about man-made climate change.”

The Economist, May 26, 2012

About the Conference, #ICCC9

Come to fabulous Las Vegas to meet leading scientists from around the world who question whether “man-made global warming” will be harmful to plants, animals, or human welfare. Learn from top economists and policy experts about the real costs and futility of trying to stop global warming.

Meet the leaders of think tanks and grassroots organizations who are speaking out against global warming alarmism. Don’t just wonder about global warming … understand it!

ICCC-9 takes place at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. Rooms start at only $80 per night plus fees and taxes. Fly American or United and get a discount of up to 10%!

A preliminary schedule for the event is here. Speakers already confirmed include Fred Singer, Craig Idso, Willie, Soon, Roy Spencer, Marc Morano, Christopher Monckton, and Anthony Watts. For more speakers and their bios, click here.

Register for the event here, or call 312/377-4000 and ask for Ms. McElrath or reach her via email at

If you are interested in participating as a speaker or panel moderator, contact James M. Taylor at

Exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities are available starting at only $250! Contact Taylor Smith at for information about promotional opportunities and prices.

Several prizes will be awarded to scholars, elected officials, and activists for outstanding contributions to the debate over global warming. To nominate someone or to suggest a prize, contact Jim Lakely at

To watch videos from the previous eight International Conferences on Climate Change, click here. For more information about The Heartland Institute, visit our website.

Some Videos from Previous Conferences

Click here for videos for all eight previous International Conferences on Climate Change.