HVTF Line-Up

Free Event | All Are Welcome | Attend one or both days
Friday, November 22nd AND Saturday, November 23rd
250 Bryant Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605 (upstairs from The LOFT)
TGNCNB people are the center and focus of this event. You matter & your participation is vital.


Click on the below links to see a description & learn about the presenters!


Friday, November 22nd | schedule subject to change.
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10-10:15am

Check-In & Opening Remarks | lite breakfast provided.

 

10:15-10:45am

Keynote address, presented by Elijah C. Nealy, PhD, M.Div., LCSW
Title: Nevertheless We Persisted: Surviving in the Midst of an Epidemic

Dr. Nealy's recently published book "Trans Kids and Teens: Pride, Joy, and Families in Transition" will be available for sale/autograph during Friday's conference.

10:50-12:20pm

Breakout Session 1 | choose one from below.

  1. The Incomplete Guide to Trans and Non-Binary Identities, presented by LOFT Board Member Tony Arrien (he/him)
  2. Serving the TGNCNB Community From the Start: How to Get it Right for Your Organization, presented by Rachel Simon (she/they) of Pace University
  3. Workshop will be announced soon.
12:25-1:25pm

Lunch | featuring a special lunch presentation | lunch provided.

 

1:30-3:00pm

Breakout Session 2 | choose one from below.

  1. Creating Safe Schools for TGNCNB Students, presented by GLSEN Hudson Valley
  2. Workshop will be announced soon.
  3. Workshop will be announced soon.
3:05-3:55pm

Community Panel & Closing Remarks/Evaluations

 

4-5pm

 Networking Social

 

 


Saturday, November 23rd | schedule subject to change.
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10-10:15am

Check-In & Opening Remarks | lite breakfast provided.

 

10:15-10:45am

Keynote, keynote will be announced soon!

 

10:50-12:20pm

Breakout Session 1 | choose one from below.

  1. Workshop will be announced soon.
  2. Workshop will be announced soon.
  3. Workshop will be announced soon.
12:25-1:25pm

Lunch | featuring a special lunch presentation | lunch provided.

 

1:30-3:00pm

Breakout Session 2 | choose one from below.

  1. Workplace Encounters: What it means to be Trans & NB/GNC, presented by Alexander Hershman (he/they) & Lucky Hernandez (they/them) of CANDLE Youth Pride's Leadership Project
  2. Workshop will be announced soon.
  3. Workshop will be announced soon.
3:05-3:55pm

Community Panel & Closing Remarks/Evaluations

 

4-5pm

Transgender Day of Remembrance Ceremony
In honor of the lives lost to anti-trans violence over the past year.

 

6:30-10pm

HVTF Night of Resilience
A community party, open to all. Featuring DJ, dancing, & special art showcases

Note: This event has a $10 suggested donation cover fee. All donations collected will go to The LOFT's TransMission scholarship fund.

 

 


Free to attend, registration encouraged.

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