OutSummit Agenda

Saturday, December 12

 

This one day conference brings together international and US-based activists for a day of panels and workshops on rights relating to sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex issues.

 

Registration fee is $50 per person and $25 for students.

Applications for scholarships are available. Limit 90 tickets. First come.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Celebrated Ugandan activist
Kasha Jacqueline

PLENARY PANELS

The panels explores the past and future of the LGBTIQ activism

WORKSHOPS

Participants break out into workshop sessions based on themes

WORKSHOPS

  • Faith based organizing and fighting fundamentalisms
  • UN – Domesticating International Norms and Recommendations of SOGII
  • Human rights of LGBTIQ person in foreign policy
  • Media
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PLENARY TOPICS

  • The first panel will involve a historical analysis of the LGBTIQ movement over the last 25 years, with some thematic and regional focus, looking at successful strategies, obstacles and so on.

 

  • The second panel will be more forward looking, with discussions of new frontiers that we are crossing as a global movement. Themes will include advancements at the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights, the rights of intersex people, the rights of sex workers, humanitarian crises, and the relationship between corporations and our movement.
Discussing LGBTIQ issues with communities
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FULL SCHEDULE

09:00 – 09:30
09:30 – 09:45
09: 45 – 10:15
10:15 – 11:00
11:00 – 12:30
12:30 – 13:45
13:45 – 15:15
15:15 – 15:30
15:30 – 17:00
17:00 – 17:15
17:30 – 20:30

Registration
Welcome /Keynote speech by Kasha Jacqueline Nabagesera
Q & A Kasha Jaqueline Nabagesera
Break
Plenary Panel 1: An Historical Analysis of 25 Years of Global LGBTIQ Activism
Networking – Lunch
Workshops
Break
Plenary Panel 2:The Future Recognition – Crossing New Frontiers of Rights
Closing Remarks
Dinner / Drinks / Reception

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CUNY LAW SCHOOL

First Floor

2 Court Square

Long Island City, NY 11101

CONTACT US

Voice: 1.212.430.6054

Email: Events [at] outrightinternational.org