MPS 2021 Program At-a-Glance


Registration will be available at Hotel Camino Real on Sunday, November 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

There will also be a Registration and Information Desk located on the first floor of the Cultural Center at Universidad Francisco Marroquín, open on Sunday, November 14, from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., and Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Shuttles will be available from 7:00 a.m., leaving from the Main Lobby of the Hotel Camino Real

Nov. 14
Nov. 15
Nov. 16
Nov. 17
Nov. 18
5:30 - 7:00 a.m.       Birdwatching  
7:30 - 8:50 a.m.   Sponsored Breakfasts Sponsored Breakfasts Sponsored Breakfasts Excursion Day: Antigua or Pacaya Volcano
9:00 - 10:45 a.m. 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Activate Your Body and Mind
11:00 a.m - 4:00 p.m.
Museums at UFM will be open
2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
UFM Campus Tours
6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Explore and Expand
Is Freedom a Victim of or the Solution to a Pandemic? Is There a War Between Intellectuals and Capitalism? What has Government Done to Your Money?
10:45 - 11:15 a.m. Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
11:15 - 1:00 p.m. How Do We Overcome XXI Century Socialism?
What is the Monetary Sin of the West?
What Is the Fuel of Progress and Liberty?
Is There a Classical Liberal Vision of Community?
How Might We Educate for a Free Society?
Complexity: Do Androids Dream of a Free Society?
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Lunch Featuring Robyn Metcalfe Lunch à la Guatemala Village Fair Lunch Featuring Linda Whetstone, MPS President
2:30 - 3:20 p.m. Discovery Talks Fireside Chat with Andrew McAffee Discovery Talks
3:30 - 5:15 p.m. Will Classical Liberals ever Tread on Memes? What is UFM’s Secret Sauce? Is It Possible to Escape Our Tribal Mind?
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Landmark Papers:
Education in a Free Society
Meet the Author
Landmark Papers:
New Work for
Invisible Hands
Meet the Author
6:30 p.m. Opening Reception
Dinner Featuring Barbara Oakley
Dinner Featuring Janice Rogers Brown Sponsored by Stand Together Food Truck Dinner  
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Closing Cocktail and Dinner followed by Party: "MPS Through the Ages"