4th TransOhio Trans & Ally Symposium

By TransOhio (other events)

Fri, Apr 26 2013 8:00 AM Sun, Apr 28 2013 5:00 PM
Online registration is closed for the 4th Annual TransOhio Transgender & Ally Symposium. Registration will re-open at Provider's Day at 8am on Friday, August 5, 2011, and at 7:30am on Saturday, August 6, 2011.

4th Annual TransOhio Transgender & Ally Conference will be held on August 5-7, 2011 in Columbus, Ohio. This year’s conference will be hosted onsite at The Ohio State University’s Multicultural Center and Student Union.

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Keynote Presenter: Ignacio Rivera

Ignacio Rivera
Ignacio Rivera aka Papí Coxxx is a gender queer Trans-Former born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. Ignacio who prefers the gender-neutral pronoun “they”, is a performance artist, currently performing skits, spoken word, one-person shows and story-telling internationally. Ignacio is a lecturer, activist, new filmmaker and self-proclaimed sex educator.

Ignacio is the founder of Poly Patao Productions. P3 is dedicated to producing sex-positive workshops, performance pieces, films, play parties, panel discussions, social/political groups and educational opportunities that are specially geared toward queer women, transgender, multi-gender, gender-queer, gender non-conforming and gender variant people of color.

Ignacio is also one of the founding board member of Queers for Economic Justice, a progressive non-profit organization committed to promoting economic justice in a context of sexual and gender liberation.

The 4th Annual TransOhio Transgender & Ally Conference will be held in Columbus, Ohio the weekend of August 5-7, 2011 at The Ohio State University Multicultural Center at the Ohio Union.

Friday, August 5th: 2nd Annual Provider’s Day
Explicitly for medical, legal, and social work professionals (CEUs/CLEs)
The Ohio State University, College of Social Work is an approved provider of State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board. This event has been pre-approved for 6 CPE’s (formally CEU’s)/clock hours for full participation to Social Workers, Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists attending this event. The college’s Provider Number: RCT111002. Certificates will be distributed at the conclusion of this event.

Three (3) CLE's have been APPROVED by the Ohio Supreme Court.

Saturday, August 6th: General Conference
Covering a broad range of interests throughout the community

Sunday, August 7th: General Conference
Continuation of programs with a diversity of topics

Join over 300 Trans-Identifed individuals and Allies from across the country for seminars, presentations, panels, workshops, discussion groups and fellowship!