The Freethought Festival is a free, student run secular conference held in Madison, Wisconsin. It is organized and hosted by Atheists, Humanists, and Agnostics @ UW-Madison. Authors, bloggers, activists, and scientists from around the country come to speak on secular and scientific issues. Freethought Festival 2 will feature 17 speakers over three days. The conference will be held at the Lowell Center near downtown Madison and the University of Wisconsin's campus.