Category: conference

Forty-First Juvenile Justice Symposium

The 41st Juvenile Justice Symposium, hosted by the Mississippi Division of Public Safety Planning-Programs and the Mississippi Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee, will provide a venue where participants from varying disciplines can receive appropriate resources to help prevent juvenile delinquency by educating the professionals who serve throughout the state of Mississippi and the nation. The theme for this year’s event …

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2018 Youth Summit: Empowering Youth—Resiliency in the Face of Trauma

The Coalition for Juvenile Justice will host a youth summit that brings together young people from across the country who are interested in juvenile justice reform. The summit aims to cultivate and empower the next generation of leaders by providing them with the tools they need to leverage their lived expertise. Participants will learn the basics …

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National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives 42nd Annual Training Conference and Exhibit

The National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE) will host its 42nd Annual Training Conference and Exhibition. The conference will focus on NOBLE’s mission to ensure equity in the administration of justice in the provision of public service to all communities and to serve as the conscience of law enforcement by being committed to justice …

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National Asian Peace Officers’ Association 2018 Annual Training Symposium and Exposition

The National Asian Peace Officers’ Association (NAPOA) annual training symposium and exposition will highlight NAPOA’s founding fathers and history as well as offer trainings and networking opportunities. NAPOA strives to strengthen the integrity of the U.S. criminal justice system through the safe and effective delivery of policing services and to promote diversity within the law enforcement …

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24th National Symposium on Juvenile Services

The 24th National Symposium on Juvenile Services, hosted by the National Partnership for Juvenile Services, is designed to bring together leadership and direct care professionals from juvenile services with other human services professionals. The symposium will feature training as well as the opportunity to network and share innovative program service approaches being implemented within the juvenile justice system …

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2018 National Forum on Criminal Justice

Sponsored by the National Criminal Justice Association and the IJIS Institute, the 2018 National Forum on Criminal Justice will showcase programs, research, and technologies that help justice practitioners and decision makers in states, local communities, and tribal nations address pressing public safety issues. Workshops will feature promising and innovative programs and strategies to address crime around the …

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Coming Together for Action Conference

The Global Alliance for Behavioral Health and Social Justice is partnering with the Colorado School of Public Health to convene an interdisciplinary conference that brings together people and ideas committed to promoting behavioral health, social justice, and healthier communities. The conference aims to stimulate community action, particularly in relation to more effectively meeting the needs of people with mental …

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Register to Attend: Helping Children of Incarcerated Parents and Children in Foster Care

At this event, Princeton University and the Brookings Institution will release the latest issue of The Future of Children—a journal that promotes effective, evidence-based policies and programs for children, alongside a policy brief, Helping Children with Parents in Prison and Children in Foster Care. The current issue of The Future of Children, titled “Reducing Justice …

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Apply Now: Coming Together for Action Conference Proposals

The Global Alliance for Behavioral Health and Social Justice, in partnership with the Colorado School of Public Health, is seeking abstracts related to behavioral health, social justice, and healthier communities for their Coming Together for Action conference, which will take place from October 4–6 in the Denver Metro Area in Colorado. Researchers, practitioners, policymakers, service user advocates, and students interested …

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Palm Beach County Inspiring Change Reentry Summit

The inaugural Palm Beach County Inspiring Change Reentry Summit will give leaders who are committed to criminal justice system reform and social justice the opportunity to share best practices and identify opportunities to collaborate on solutions. The summit will also address topics including innovative funding solutions, the use of peer specialists in reentry, overcoming barriers, …

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