UPDATE, June 25, 2015

UPDATE, June 25, 2015

Breaking News!  

Due to today's 6-3 decision by the US Supreme Court upholding the federal subsides of Obamacare, we are working to incorporate discussion of this decision into tomorrow's programming. Keep updating the Aspen Ideas Festival app and stay tuned for additional details as they become available.

Festival How To

With Spotlight Health starting on Thursday and Festival 1 and 2 close on its heels, final preparations are underway for what we hope will be an invigorating, inspiring and memorable Festival experience for all. Please check out this handy guide to navigating the Festival. From registration to transportation to what to expect during your stay in Aspen, we have you covered.

Public Tickets Sneak Peek

Jun 16, 2015

If you’re in Aspen in late June or early July, there will be no question that the Aspen Ideas Festival is taking place. From the banner-bedecked lampposts in the downtown core, to the AIF tote bags on every other passerby’s shoulder, Aspen Ideas has become ingrained in Aspen’s summer culture.

What Not to Miss at the 2015 Festival


In addition to our traditional format of Plenary sessions, Tutorials, and Aspen Exchanges, look out for the following new programming and inventive spaces at the Festival:

What We're Reading, May 29, 2015

May 29, 2015


Want insight into the topics we'll be covering at the 2015 Aspen Ideas Festival and Spotlight Health? Over the next few weeks, we'll share articles that have caught our attention, as related to each thematic track. Some are by Festival and Spotlight speakers, others stand out because they go in-depth on a topic that will be featured.

Happy reading!