2017 Savannah Traffick Jam

Be the Light of Change to End Human Trafficking
Saturday, January 28, 2017
Savannah State University Student Union Ballroom

 Schedule of Events 
All Day Resource Fair and Art Exhibit l Breakout sessions for community & Industry Professionals

8AM - 12PM Law Enforcement Technical Training by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center


9:00AM Doors and Registration Open to Public

9:30AM - 12PM Event Kickoff and Morning Workshops for all attendees
WelcomeJames E. Scott, Federal Security Director, Transportation Security Administration

Musical Performance Savannah State University Choir

Keynote Address Dr. Jonathan Todres, Georgia State University College of Law
Human Trafficking 101 Tapestri, GA Cares, Transportation Security Agency, Shared Hope International
Peer Outreach for Youth Park Place

12-1:00PM Lunch Break & Networking in the Rotunda

​Entertainment by Doug Styles & Magic 103.9

1-5PM Law Enforcement Technical Training by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center


1-2:15PM Breakout Sessions 1 for Businesses & Service Providers (Registration Required)
Victim Advocacy for Foreign born Victims in the Legal Community

Improving Organizational Systems and Procedures: Best Practices for Case Managers

Medical Provider Support and Services

​State Mandated Signage for Businesses: Posting, Observing & Reporting

1-2:15PM Breakout Sessions 1 for Youth & General Public

CHOSEN: Film Screening, Discussion for Youth

​What does it take to Build a Safe House? Community Action & Commitment


2:30-3:30PM Breakout Sessions 2 for Service Providers (Registration Required)

"Are Our Students at Risk of Exploitation?" Best Practices for School Professionals 

Linking Gender Based Violence and Human Trafficking Crimes in Legal Sector 


2:30-3:30PM Breakout Sessions 2 for Youth & General Public

​"I Will be the Light of Change": ArtReach for Youth

​Misconceptions of Victims & Traffickers: Research Findings & Discussion

Restorative Care for Victims & Survivors


3:45-4PMClosing Ceremony and Certificates Provided to Registered Service Providers!