Iowa Ideas 2019
October 3 - 4 | Cedar Rapids

Iowa Ideas is a nonpartisan, statewide learning experience designed to explore the key questions and big ideas that will shape the future of Iowa.

Created by The Gazette, Iowa Ideas consists of in-depth, solutions-focused journalism and events. Engaged citizens, community advocates and industry leaders are invited to join us.

Iowa Ideas is a nonpartisan, statewide learning experience designed to explore the key questions and big ideas that will shape the future of Iowa.

Created by The Gazette, Iowa Ideas consists of in-depth, solutions-focused journalism and events. Engaged citizens, community advocates and industry leaders are invited to join us.

Save The Date For The 2019 Iowa Ideas Conference - October 3 & 4

Iowa Ideas returns to downtown Cedar Rapids, October 3 - 4, 2019

Building on our inaugural conference success, we'll convene another gathering exploring key issues shaping the future of our state.

The Iowa Ideas conference mixes panel discussions, interviews with state leaders, and thought-provoking experiences to help move complex issues forward.

See What's In Store

The Iowa Ideas stories and magazine

Scholarship opportunities available for Iowa Ideas conference.

Iowa Ideas sponsors, including presenting sponosr ITC Midwest, will offer a limited number of scholarships for students of K-12 and higher education. Submit your application by May 31.

Scholarship recipients will receive a complimentary full conference pass, including the keynote and evening activities.

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