Harnessing Our Power: Banding Together to Face the Challenges Ahead

Friday, February 5th, 2-4 pm, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Breakers B


Come attend this panel discussion to hear about the challenges the hunting community faces in the coming year and how we can overcome those challenges.  From anti-hunting legislation to social media attacks, sportsmen and women are under unprecedented attack.  The panelists, representing leading voices in the political world and outdoor industry, will give their candid opinions on how sportsmen and women can harness the power of our collective voice and protect our hunting heritage.  There is strength in numbers and when taken together, hunters, recreational shooters, and anglers represent a huge demographic that cannot be ignored. Come listen to a panel of experts discuss the issues and offer solutions, and come prepared with questions.


Current panelists include:

Congressman Ryan Zinke (R-MT)

Senator Steve Daines (R-MT)

Johan Svalby, FACE in Europe

Ivan Carter

Melissa Bachman

Louis Muller, Managing Director of Pro Safaris Africa 



Jeff Crane, President, Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation


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