Agenda 2018

Day 1:Fighting Modern Slavery

08:00 - 09:00Registration & Breakfast

09:00 - 09:45Welcome & Keynotes

  • Monique Villa, CEO, Thomson Reuters Foundation
  • Kevin Bales, Research Director, The Rights Lab, University of Nottingham
  • Emi Mahmoud, Poet & Author

Panel

09:45 - 11:15Orphanages as Trafficking Hubs

  • Keynote: Kate van Doore, International Child Rights Lawyer & Academic at Griffith Law School
  • Moderator: Andrea Powell, Founding President, Karana Rising
  • Sophie Otiende, Trafficking Survivor & Programme Consultant, Awareness Against Human Trafficking (HAART Kenya)
  • Joseph Mwuara, Community Advocate & Orphanage Trafficking Survivor
  • Snezana Vuckovic, Survivor Leader & Human Rights Advocate

11:15 - 11:45Networking Break

Plenary

11:45 - 12:45Innovations to Tackle Human Trafficking

  • Opening Remarks: Luis C. deBaca, Former US Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor & Combat Trafficking
  • Chris White, Principal Researcher and Partner, Microsoft
  • Valiant Richey, Deputy Coordinator, Office to Combat Human Trafficking, OSCE
  • Andrew Zolli, VP, Global Impact Initiatives, Planet
  • Dr Doreen Boyd, Rights Lab Slavery Observatory Co-lead & Associate Professor and Reader in Earth Observation, University of Nottingham

13:00 - 14:15Lunch

14:15 - 15:00Actions Leading to Solutions: Banks Alliance Around the World

  • Moderator: Martina Vandenberg, Founder and President, The Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Center
  • Asif Saleh, Senior Director of Strategy, Communications and Empowerment for BRAC and BRAC International
  • Cyrus Vance Jr, Manhattan District Attorney
  • Erik Barnett, Regional Head of Europe for Financial Crime Threat Mitigation, HSBC
  • Neil Giles, Director, Stop the Traffik, Centre for Intelligence-Led Prevention

15:00 - 15:45Trust Conference Actions

  • Moderator: Antonio Zappulla, COO, Thomson Reuters Foundation
  • Chloe Setter, Senior Advisor, Anti-Trafficking, Modern Slavery & Voluntourism, Lumos
  • Robin Chaurasiya, Founder, Kranti
  • Rochelle Keyhan, Collective Liberty

15:45 - 16:30Networking Break

Panel

16:30 - 17:00'Slave-Free': A Unique Selling Point?

  • Moderator: Rob Schwartz, Chief Executive Officer, TBWA\CHIAT\DAY, New York
  • James Bartle, Founder and CEO, Outland Denim
  • Arjen Boekhold, Cocoa Changemaker, Tony’s Chocolonely

17:00 - 18:00Stop Slavery Award & Hero Award

  • Presentation of the Stop Slavery Hero Award
  • Presentation of the Stop Slavery Awards

18:00 - 19:00Cocktail Reception

Day 2:Defending Human Rights

08:00 - 09:00Registration & Breakfast

09:30 - 10:00Welcome & Keynotes

  • Monique Villa, CEO, Thomson Reuters Foundation
  • Andrew Zolli, VP, Global Impact Initiatives, Planet

Panel

10:00 - 11:55Migration and Modern Slavery

  • Keynote: Francesco Rocca, President, International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies
  • Moderator: Nazir Afzal OBE, Former Chief Prosecutor UK
  • Duncan Breen, Communications & Advocacy Officer, UNHCR
  • Hassiba Hadjsahraoui, Humanitarian Affairs Advisor, Médecins Sans Frontières
  • Innocent Magambi, Executive Director, There Is Hope & Author of 'Refugee for Life'
  • Asif Saleh, Senior Director of Strategy, Communications and Empowerment for BRAC and BRAC International

11:55 - 12:00Emi Mahmoud, Poet & Author

12:00 - 13:15Lunch

Panel

13:15 - 14:45Solid Ground: How to Secure Land & Property Rights

  • Moderator: Peter Rabley, Venture Partner at Omidyar Network
  • Jeff Hebert, Vice President for Adaptation and Resilience at the Water Institute & Former Deputy Mayor of the City of New Orleans
  • Anne Girardin, Land Surveyor & Geographical Database Specialist, Cadasta Foundation
  • Dr Aninka Claassens, Director of the Land and Accountability Research Centre (LARC)
  • Nonette Royo, Executive Director of the International Land and Forest Tenure Facility

14:45 - 15:00Women on the Move: Transport Transforming Lives

  • Presentation of Thomson Reuters Foundation Poll
  • Moderator: Belinda Goldsmith, Editor-in-Chief, Thomson Reuters Foundation
  • Tracy Breeden, Global Women's Safety & Gender-based Violence Initiatives, Uber
  • Monique Villa, CEO, Thomson Reuters Foundation

15:00 - 15:30Networking Break

Panel

15:30 - 17:00Violence Against Women

  • Anjuli Pandit, Primary Sustainability Manager at Global Markets, BNP Paribas CIB
  • Moderator: Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, President, International, The New York Times Company
  • Inna Shevchenko, Leader of International Women's Movement FEMEN
  • Rana Ayyub, Journalist and Author
  • Natalia Ponce de León, Activist and Acid Attack Survivor
  • Jane Waithera Wairimu, Human Rights Activist and Co-Founder of ‘Climb for Albinism’ Expedition
  • Carol Robles-Román, Co-President & CEO, ERA Coalition and the Fund for Women's Equality

17:00 - 17:05Emi Mahmoud, Poet & Author

17:05 - 18:05Trust Conference Actions

  • Moderator: Antonio Zappulla, COO, Thomson Reuters Foundation
  • Chris Mikkelsen, Co-Founder, REFUNITE
  • Supreet Singh, Partner, Red Dot Foundation, & Safecity
  • Sara Grote Cerrell, Founder & Managing Director, Global Change Network: Founding Member, ICRW Circle of Ambassadors UK
  • Dr Monica Mhoja, Tanzania Programme Director, Landesa

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