International LGBTQ Leaders Conference

The International LGBTQ Leaders Conference brings together hundreds of openly LGBTQ leaders in government, politics, advocacy, business and community organizations. Attendees experience three days of training, skills building and networking, and discuss key issues facing openly LGBTQ leaders and their communities.

Save $100 on Registration!

The 2017 International LGBTQ Leaders Conference will be held in Washington, DC from Wednesday, December 6 - Saturday, December 9, 2017. Save big when you register before August 18!

Conference History

In 1984, two dozen elected officials came together for the first time and estimated there were 50 out LGBTI officials in the whole world. Today more than 500 people attend the conference annually, and there are more than 1,000 out officials around the globe.

Want to become a sponsor?

Sponsoring the conference positions your organization or brand in front of hundreds of LGBTI elected and appointed officials, decision-makers, thought leaders and the LGBTI media.

From senior members of Congress to local elected officials, to tomorrow's emerging leaders, Leaders Conference attendees are repeatedly reminded of the generosity and commitment of conference sponsors through key branding opportunities.

For information on corporate or other sponsorship opportunities, contact Ruben Gonzales at