March 19- 21, 2018 – Toronto Police International Human Trafficking Awareness and Training Conference
Toronto, Ontario

  • The Centre’s CEO Barbara Gosse will close the conference with a presentation reflecting on the conference outcomes, possible directions for future actions and how the fall launch of the national human trafficking hotline will be a game changing tool for disruption.

June 24-27, 2018 – The Rotary International Conference
Toronto, Ontario

October 25-27, 2017 – Canadian Youth and Justice Advancing Ideas, Evidence and Innovation
Toronto, Ontario

  • The Criminal Justice Association of Ontario in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services and the Canadian Criminal Justice Association, will be hosting Congress 2017 Canadian Youth and Justice.
  • The Centre’s CEO, Barbara Gosse will be presenting on a panel, addressing human trafficking in Canada, moderated by Bruce Rivers, CEO, Covenant House Toronto.
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May 4, 2017 – Canadian Human Trafficking Conference
Toronto, Ontario

  • The Centre will be hosting this ground-breaking event taking place in Toronto.

April 4, 2017 – Northwinds Law Leaders Forum
Cambridge, Ontario

  • The Centre will be presenting on Human Trafficking in the Canadian context and what is being done to address it.

February 6-7, 2017 – The Ontario Office of the Attorney 2017 Human Trafficking Summit
Osgoode Hall, Toronto

  • The Centre’s CEO, Barbara Gosse, presented the Centre’s work on cross-border collaborations and the design, development and implementation of a National Hotline for Human Trafficking victims and members of the public to report incidents.

December 5, 2016 – The Assembly of First Nations – 2016 Special Chiefs Assembly
Gatineau, Quebec

  • The Centre presented during the justice portion of the Assembly concerning trafficking in Canada and the impact on indigenous women and girls.

November 29, 2016 – Webinar with Anti-Money Laundering Shop

  • The Centre presented on prevalence of Human Trafficking in Canada and highlighted the gaps in policy, advocacy, law enforcement and data collection.

November 12, 2016 – Symposium “Contextualizing Sex Trafficking of Aboriginal Women and Girls”
Lakehead University; Orillia, Ontario

November 10, 2016 – Human Sex Trafficking – The Statistics and the Stories
School of Community Studies and Creative Technologies; Bow Valley College; Calgary, Alberta

October 25-26, 2016 – ACAMS 4th Annual Anti-Money Laundering and Financial Crime Conference Canada
The Hilton; Toronto, Ontario

September 9, 2016 – Province of Manitoba and State of North Dakota Human Trafficking Stakeholders Meeting
Canada Inns Club Regent Casino Hotel; Winnipeg, Manitoba

A video of Senator Heitkemp of North Dakota used for a welcome to the State of North Dakota and Province of Manitoba Stakeholder Meeting.