10:30 AM10:30

How Can Blockchain Prevent Human Trafficking?

Save the date for the first ever event of its kind with our awesome new partners at VeriToken!

Our team are tech enthusiasts who believe in using #TechforGood to address one of the world’s major problems! We believe in getting the best and brightest minds together to use tech to thwart human traffickers, and raise awareness, funding to measurably create systemic change in our field using everything from VR to blockchain!

Curious about how Blockchain might help prevent human trafficking? Join us on Friday, April 26th from 10am to 4pm. Please contact preventhumantraffickingATgmailDOTcom for tickets!

Hosted by Mayer Brown LLP 1999 K St, NW, Washington, DC

Special Guests:

(more speakers will be added soon!)

Anne Ward, Veritoken CEO

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Mark Hopkins, Veritoken CTO

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6:00 PM18:00

Come celebrate our 19th Anniversary!

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Guest Speaker: Fainess Lipenga


Ms. Fainess Lipenga has been an active member of the National Survivor Network since 2013. As a survivor of labor trafficking, she uses her voice and experience to educate the community and raise awareness. Her mission is to prevent other survivors from being re-victimized and to give them hope and courage to heal, become leaders, and achieve their dreams.

Ms. Lipenga has testified before the U.S. Congress regarding the challenges survivors face and presented to the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine. She has provided training for pro bono lawyers, law students, physicians, law enforcement officials, and federal prosecutors.  She has spoken at national conferences and developed expert training materials.

Ms. Lipenga believes survivor voices and leadership are essential to advocacy on human trafficking. She is a certified nursing assistant and continues to pursue her goal of becoming a registered nurse.

Thanks to Our Generous Sponsors!

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