The Gang Conference is a project of Southern California Crossroads & St. Francis Medical Center Trauma Services 

SUBMIT TO PRESENT AT OUR CONFERENCE

Hilton Long Beach 701 W. Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA, 90831

May 13 & 14, 2019

Our international Gang Prevention & Intervention Conference focuses on how communities are impacted by gang and community violence, by bringing together experts and practitioners to share expertise and data- proven models in order to improve violence reduction services, practices, and policies around the globe.  

Presentation Topics: Interactive presentations should be designed to last 70-80 minutes including a few minutes for questions & answers. Your submission should address one or more of the following:

-Preventing youth from joining violent groups

-Evidence- based case studies

-Promising Practices to reduce violence

-Systemic efforts to decriminalize youth

-Efforts to change the narrative around at-risk youth

-Traditional & non-traditional approaches

-Gangs & Domestic Violence

-Gang Prevention, Intervention or Re-entry approaches

-Human Trafficking

-Mental Health Services in violent communities

-Community Policing

-Gender-Specific Programs

-Transnational Gangs

-Place- based strategies

-Cyber Gang Violence

-Victim & Survivor Services

-Trauma Recovery Services

-Criminal Justice Reform

-Community Development

-Research & Evaluation

-Public/Private partnerships

-School-Based violence reduction

-Healing & Self Care

FOLLOW THESE 3 STEPS TO SUBMIT A REQUEST TO PRESENT:

2019 Call for

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SUBMISSIONS DUE FEBRUARY 15, 2019

Selection Criteria

Presentations will be selected based on:

  • Overall relevance, clarity, content to conferenceand value

  • Balance, so that a variety of topics/viewpoints/approaches are represented

  • The degree to which the presentation promotes audience interaction

 

Submission Deadline

Proposals must be received by February 15, 2019

 

Notice of Selection

  • The Advisory Committee will review all presentations and submit their recommendations to the Planning Committee for final approval.

  • The Lead Contact will be notified of the final decision via email and/or telephone.

  • If your presentation is chosen and you are notified, changes in your presentation’s content (power point, information, hand out, etc.) and speakers (adding or subtracting) after the fact, can change your eligibility as your proposal will have to be re-submitted as a new proposal.

 

Support for Presenters

  • We will waive the conference registration fee for presenters for both days. We regret that we cannot provide travel, lodging, per diem, or honoraria.

  • Registration provided to presenters are ‘non-transferrable’.

  • Please note:  the conference sells out every year, pushing the space to capacity, thus we cannot accommodate unexpected guests or visitors.  Please be in touch with the conference organizers as soon as possible if you need to make a special request.

Contact us for any questions or concernss