Call for Workshop Proposals! Due date: July 17, 2017
Weaving a World Without Violence: Transformative Possibilities — 2017 Sexual Assault Prevention and Intervention Conference
NYSCASA, in partnership with Holding Our Own, Inc. and the Albany Social Justice Center, is seeking workshop proposals for a multi-day, multi-track, statewide conference to be held on September 14-16, 2017 in Albany, NY. We anticipate approximately 200-300 conference attendees, consisting of leaders, organizers, and professionals from the advocacy, health care, mental health, community organizing, criminal justice, campus, law enforcement, and human services fields.
Weaving a World Without Violence: Transformative Possibilities invites attendees to think critically about approaches to ending sexual violence; to reimagine current mainstream responses, programs, and policies from a transformative justice lens; and to explore grassroots community alternatives to sexual violence intervention and prevention. Please consider sharing your expertise, success stories, models, research, best practices, testimony, etc.!
We encourage workshop proposals related to the following areas of focus:
Your workshop proposal should include:
Please submit your workshop proposal no later than July 17, 2017 by either email (email@example.com), postal mail (NYSCASA, 28 Essex Street, Albany, NY 12206), or fax (518-482-4248). (If you need a bit more time please let us know!)
Presenters of accepted proposals will be notified by July 31, 2017.