Overview and Schedule; 2014 AIC


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Beginning Thursday evening at 6pm and running until Saturday night following a Gala Dinner and Performance, this year’s 8th Biennial Adoption Initiative Conference will be exciting and memorable.

Detailed Schedule Part 1

Detailed Schedule Part 2

Visit our website to see more about this year’s speakers and events.

Thursday Evening

Film Screening: Somewhere Between

Discussion Panel: Somewhere Between, Five Years Later with the Women from the Film with Linda Goldstein Knowlton (Filmmaker), Jenna Cook, Jenni “Fang” Lee, Halely Butler, Ann Bucotti, and Angela Gee (Discussant)

Friday Morning

Keynote Speakers: Gina Samuels, PhD and Laura Briggs, PhD

Keynote Panel: Birth Parent Activists

Claudia Corrigan D’Arcy, Darrick Cam Rizzo, Carmen Caban, and Judy Foster

Poster Session

Workshops, Paper Presentations, and Symposia

Saturday Morning

Keynote Panel: Adoptive Parent Activists

Margie Perschied, Frank Ligtvoet, Jane Nast, and Martha Crawford

Keynote Panel: Adult Adoptees

Kevin Vollmers, Sandy White Hawk, Pamela Hasegawa, and Joy Lieberthal Rho

Workshops, Paper Presentations, and Symposia

Gala Buffet Dinner and Awards Ceremony

Live Performance from the Off-Broadway Production

Broke Wide Open with Rock Wilk

Discussion led by Rock Wilk

Click here to see more about our speakers

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Book Hotel Rooms by May 1st for guaranteed housing.

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