2020 Battlement to the Bells Anti-Human Trafficking Summit
Join us on January 10, 2020, for an informative conference to Combat Human Trafficking. Topics include the socio-economic data of human trafficking and demand reduction, prevention tips, survivor perspective, avenues of legal enforcement and assistance. This conference is well-suited for first responders, medical staff, educators, service industry personnel, government employees, advocates, and community members. Attendance is free. 7 Attorney CLE credits have been applied for. Colorado Mountain College will certify CEUs with free registration and certificate of completion (hours will be determined by CMC administrators in advance).
Location: Rifle Campus of CMC, 3695 Airport Road, Rifle, CO
Statistics of Exploitation, Legal Disruption, Demand Reduction & Prevention
8:00 – 8:30 Registration
8:30 – 8:45 BATT: From Passion to Alliance. POP Students, Sierra Aldrich, Beth Klein, Esq. & Angela Roff, Esq.
8:45 – 9:45 An Overview of Research on Demand and Commercial Sexual Exploitation. Dr. Angie Henderson
9:45 – 10:45 From Problem to Solution: How Reducing Demand Reduces Sex Trafficking. Megan Lundstrom
10:45- 11:00 Break
11:00 – 11:45 10 Things to Protect Teens from Sexual Abuse Trauma. Meghan Backofen, LCSW
11:45 – 12:45 Lunch
Survivor Perspective, Legal Response & State Research
12:45 – 1:30 Survivor Perspective: Education, Interruption and Prevention. Angela Rae Clark
1:30 – 2:15 Human Trafficking – Prosecution Perspective. Jefferson J. Cheney, Esq.
2:15 – 3:00 Trafficking in the Region: Who is Affected and How can we Respond? Jennifer Smith, Esq. & Jocelyn Jenks, Esq.
3:00 – 3:15 Break
3:15 – 4:15 Council Perspective: From Developing Standards to Gathering Efficacy Data. María Trujillo, MA
4:15 – 4:45 The Colorado Project 2.0: Nonprofit-led Community Based Participatory Research. Kara Napolitano
4:45 – 5:00 Create the Future and Close the Session