Platte Institute Events

In addition to our regular activities and issue summits, Platte Institute speakers are available to speak at your community group event. Please contact Adam Weinberg at (402) 452-3737 or aweinberg@platteinstitute.org to schedule a program.

Upcoming Events:


More coming soon!


Past Events:

Tuesday, November 14, 2017: Barriers to Better Jobs: A Town Hall Program featuring State Sen. Laura Ebke, ACLU of Nebraska, and the Platte Institute. Metropolitan Community College, South Omaha Campus Industrial Training Center, Room 120, 2909 Edward Babe Gomez Ave. Omaha, NE 68107 (Download Event Flyer - Download file Omaha Town Hall)

Tuesday, October 17, 2017: Barriers to Better Jobs: A Town Hall Program featuring State Sen. Laura Ebke, ACLU of Nebraska, and the Platte Institute. Central Community College-Lexington, 1501 Plum Creek Parkway, Room 204, Dawson County Opportunity Center, Lexington, NE 68850  (Download Event Flyer - Download file Lexington Town Hall)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - The Good Life at Work: the 2017 Platte Institute Legislative Summit. Embassy Suites Lincoln, 1040 P Street, Lincoln, NE 68508. (View Eventbrite Page)

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - The 2nd Annual Wisner Ag Friendraiser and Burger Feed. 5:30-8pm, Wisner City Auditorium, 1001 Avenue D, Wisner, NE 68791. 

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - Removing Barriers in Nebraska: the Platte Institute 2016 Legislative Summit featuring Gallup CEO Jim Clifton. Embassy Suites, 1040 P Street, Lincoln, NE 68508. (View Eventbrite Page)

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - The Platte Institute and Tax Foundation Present the 2016 Tax Reform Summit. Cornhusker Marriott, 333 S. 13th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508. (View Eventbrite Page)

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - Where's the Tax Relief?: What will it take to make meaningful reforms to Nebraska's tax system?, A Strong Roots Nebraska Tax Relief Town Hall in Grand Island. (Download Flyer in PDF)

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - Where's the Tax Relief?: What will it take to make meaningful reforms to Nebraska's tax system?, A Strong Roots Nebraska Tax Relief Town Hall at the Sandhills Convention Center, North Platte  (Download Flyer in PDF) (See news coverage of the town hall)

Thursday, April 14, 2016 - Taxing Your Retirement: Military Retirement and Social Security Income Taxes in Nebraska, A Tax Relief Town Hall at Bellevue University (Download Flyer in PDF) (See our event photo album)