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15th INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM on GENITAL AUTONOMY & CHILDREN'S RIGHTS 2018 SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM

Program Information 2018-02-15T04:30:09+00:00

Friday, 4 May

1800 – 1900  Registration

1900 – 1930  Welcome

1930 – 2100  Keynote Address – Brian Earp

2100 – 2230  Meet & Greet


Saturday, 5 May

0730 – 0830  Registration

0830 – 0900  Welcome

0900 – 0925  Physical Integrity’s Transformative Impact: Genital Autonomy’s Vital Role in Social Evolution – Hida Viloria

0930 – 0955   Female Genital Mutilation – Soraya Miré

1000 – 1025  The Anatomy of the Human Prepuce and the Physiological Complications Consequent to Posthectomy – Steve Scott

1030 – 1055  Coffee

1100 – 1125   – Bob Van Howe

1200 – 1225  International Classification of Disease – John Geisheker

1230 – 1355  Lunch on Your Own

1400 – 1425  Genital Autonomy and the World – J. Steven Svoboda

1430 – 1455  Duty to Report – Maltreatment of Minors: Taking the fight for genital autonomy to the street – Zenas Baer

1500 – 1530  Male Circumcision Violates the Physicians’ Fiduciary Duty to the Child – Peter Adler

1530 – 1555   Coffee

1600 – 1625  Twenty-eight years of circumcision litigation: What have we learned? What progress have we made? – David J. Llewellyn

1630 – 1655  Breaking Down the Wall of Denial: The San Francisco MGM Initiative  Lloyd Schofield

1700 – 1730  Meet Your Whole Baby – Jen Williams with Marilyn Milos

1730 – 1900  Dinner on Your Own

1900 – 2200  American Circumcision ScreeningBrendon Marotta 


Sunday, 6 May

0800 – 0900  Registration

0900 – 0925  Documenting Intactivism: 25 years of progress – James Loewen

0930 – 0955  Three Decades of Jewish Intactivism: From emotions to strategy Lisa Braver Moss

1000 – 1015  Celebrants of Brit Shalom – Mark Reiss

1015 – 1030  The Circumcision Movie, a trailer – by Emily Rumsey and Emily Fitzgerald

1030 – 1055  Coffee

1100 – 1125  Maximum Impact – Marketing Based Strategies and Emotional Messaging for Foreskin Protection That Win! – Anthony Losquadro

1200 – 1225  Frontline and Online: Intactivist strategies of resistance – Brother K

1230 – 1355  Lunch on Your Own

1400 – 1425  GA Down Under: The persuasive significance of non-type III FGCPaul Mason

1430 – 1455  The Impact of Diversity Approaches as a Human Rights Framework for Addressing Intersex Genital Modification in Australia – Travis Wisdom

1500 – 1530  The Challenge to Educate Inclusiveness for Intersex Children Born into Our Society – Clive Elwood Dunn

1530 – 1555  Coffee

1600 – 1625  Decades of Campaigning for Children’s Genital Autonomy: Now what? – Tim Hammond

1630 – 1720  Intact America: Implementing a tipping point strategy to change the way America thinks about circumcision – Georganne Chapin and Dan Bollinger

1720 – 1800  Discussion – Everyone included

1900 – 2200  Banquet Dinner

                     Concluding Remarks George Denniston 

                     Entertainment – Ms. Blu


Monday, 7 May

Post-symposium Demonstration

1000 1300 Demonstrators Meet at Ferry Building for the 3rd Annual Worldwide Day of Genital Autonomy Demonstration

1300 – 1430 Walk to Restaurant for no-host Jonathon Conte Memorial Luncheon