October 2008 – January 2011
The Seasteading 2008 Conference was held at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Burlingame, CA. Watch the speaker’s presentations or read accounts by the attendees on the community wiki.
The Seasteading 2009 Conference was held at the Cathedral Hill Hotel in San Francisco. Featured speakers included executive director Patri Friedman, philanthropist and investor Peter Thiel, education pioneer Michael Strong, and economist David Friedman.
The Seasteading Institute joined Reason Magazine on a a seven-day Caribbean cruise aboard the Solstice, Celebrity Cruises’ beautiful luxury liner. Featured speakers included executive director Patri Friedman, author Matt Ridley, and Reason writers Nick Gillespie and Ronald Bailey.