Wednesday, June 14, 2023
2 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Northern Vermont University’s Lyndon Campus
Veterans, military families, and anyone who cares about veterans’ issues are invited to attend the 11th Annual Veterans Summit at Northern Vermont University’s Lyndon Campus in Lyndonville, Vt.
We are honored to present artist Robert Bellows of Warrior Storyfield as our keynote speaker. Robert is working with a diverse group of veterans and civilians to create a large-scale art project that addresses the question, “What does it take for a veteran to come home?” Their shared experiences, camaraderie, and even conflicts have inspired the creation of three meaningful sculptures: a dragon, a phoenix, and the space in between. This extraordinary story holds deep significance for veterans and others alike. Find out more.
More than 50+ veteran service organizations will staff information tables at this event, offering a one-stop shop for services, clubs, and resources.
Complimentary dinner is included for pre-registered attendees.
Great things happen at the summit because veterans, their family members, and stakeholders get together to share valuable information and support one another. The exhibitors provide a wide array of services and resources. The speakers and presenters bring fresh insights, expertise, and inspiration. The Summit is a great place to meet old friends, make new friends, and learn about all of the resources and opportunities available to veterans.
Registration for the 2023 Veterans Summit is open! Attendees can register online at 2023veteranssummit.eventbrite.com.
Q: Is there a cost?
A: The Veterans Summit is free for both attendees and for our VSO exhibitors.
Q: Who is invited to attend?
A: Veterans, military families, and anyone who cares about veterans’ issues.
Q: What is the registration deadline?
A: Registration for general attendees will close at noon the day before the Summit, and registration is necessary to take part in the buffet dinner. Registration for exhibitors and exhibitor team members closed on May 10th.
Thank you to our supporters!
Northern Vermont University contributes the venue for the Veterans Summit, as well as marketing and administrative support. To cover the additional costs of the Summit, we seek donations and sponsorships from businesses, organizations, and individuals. These donations, and ad revenue from the Veterans Summit program, help us keep this event free both for attendees—mostly veterans and family members—and for our nonprofit exhibitors.
This year’s Summit has been made possible by the generous support of the Vermont Veterans Fund, Casella Waste Systems (our Keynote Sponsor), Twin State Ford (out Hospitality Sponsor), and Vermont Electric Cooperative, New England Air Systems, and NCHC/Northern Express Care (our Breakout Session Sponsors), as well as many other supporters.
Contributions of any size are welcome year-round.
Our deadline to reserve an advertisement in the program was April 30th, but existing advertisers can still pay for their ads at this link:
General questions: Please contact Kristen Eaton at Veterans.Summit.VT@gmail.com.
Exhibitors and registration: Please send questions to Veterans.Summit.Reg@gmail.com.