Central Valley 8th Annual Conference on Human Trafficking

Fresno EOC’s Central Valley Against Human Trafficking project will host the  8th Annual “Be Free” Conference on Human Trafficking on Monday, April 3, 2017. The conference will explore a multi-disciplinary approach to regional partnerships, identification and recovery for victims of human trafficking in the Central Valley. The regional conference is open to the general public an is an opportunity for concerned citizens, victim service providers, public, legal and medical professionals, law enforcement and government agencies, social workers, embassy and consulate staff, faith and business leaders to be informed and congregate to support rights for victims and survivors. 

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Online registration is required. Registration will not be complete until payment is received.
Fee: $35 per person prior to March 1 and $50 after March 1
Payment Options: Online (Credit Card or PayPal) or by check. Please make checks payable to “Fresno EOC” and add “2017 CVAHT Conf” on Memo of check.
Mail to: Fresno EOC Sanctuary c/o 2017 CVAHT Conf, 2336 Calaveras Street, Fresno, CA 93721. 
Checks must be received by March 17.  

Registration is closed. The conference has sold out. 

Agenda at a Glance

Clovis Veteran’s Memorial District, 808 4th Street, Clovis, CA 93612

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. REGISTRATION 
8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. RESOURCE FAIR
9:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. KEYNOTE SPEAKER & OPENING SESSION
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. WORKSHOP 1 
12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. NETWORKING LUNCH
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. WORKSHOP 2  
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. CLOSING SESSION 

Sandra Morgan-Keynote Speaker
Sandra Morgan, RN, PhD

Keynote Speaker: Sandra Morgan, RN, PhD
Director, Global Center for Women and Justice
Vanguard University (Click for Bio)

Opening Session: Justice Roundtable
Local and Federal Law Enforcement, Prosecutors 

Workshop 1
Select from four workshops

Networking Lunch
Lunch is provided and take time to visit the resource fair booths

Workshop 2
Select from four workshops

Closing Session: Survivor Engagement -“More Than a Story”
Hear from survivors

What attendees said about the  “BE FREE” 7th Annual Conference on Human Trafficking!

"It was an inspiring day with nearly 400 individuals in attendance-- a key event for the Central Valley which highlighted the importance of collaboration and the voices of our survivors…”

“It always heartwarming to hear survivor stories. To know that they have come a long way…”

“Great call to individual action! What is my role -  regardless of my job in assisting victims!”

“The networking was a highlight - it was great to see so many agencies represented!”

Contact Information:
Fresno EOC Central Valley Against Human Trafficking
(559) 263-1379 cvaht@fresnoeoc.org