Sessions Only Registration

Inauguration 2021 Seminar | January 11-15, 2021

Gain valuable insight into contemporary American politics 

For the first time ever, students, faculty and professionals from around the world can participate in The Washington Center’s Inauguration Seminar. Sessions Only registration is ideal for individuals who will not be participating in the Full Academic Program, but would still like to benefit from this unique opportunity to learn from and participate in discussions on political accountability and democracy. Sessions Only participants can expect to attend daily sessions from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Eastern. See the full agenda for more information on which sessions are included. 

What you’ll gain

  • Access to keynote presentations and panel sessions with distinguished speakers, including political leaders, seasoned journalists, historians and Inauguration staff.
  • Learn about current events, such as the politics of COVID-19, race/racism, and immigration, as well as recent political developments, elections, and American political history.
  • Learn about and deepen your understanding of the state of democracy in the U.S.
  • Valuable insight into contemporary American Politics.


Program Cost: $600


  • Access to all presentations and panel sessions – these sessions will be held from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Eastern daily
  • If you’re unable to attend a session in-person, you’ll also have on-demand access to session recordings for two weeks following the live event

Register by December 31, 2020



Cancellation and Refund Policy: You may cancel and request a refund up to 7 days prior to the event start date. No refunds will be given after that point.

Featured Speakers

We're working to bring a mix of people and perspectives to the Inauguration 2021 speaker lineup. Some of our speakers include:


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