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2015 Agenda

2/5/2015



Time / Hora

Governor’s Square 14 on Plaza Concourse Level, Downtown Sheraton Denver


Activity / Actividad

Unión=Fuerza Latino Institute



Facilitator/ Coordinador

8:00 am




8:00 am - 9:00 am

Register with / Registración con Creating Change Conference



Latino Institute Registrations & Pre-Activities / Matriculación del Instituto

FREE Coffee / ¡Café gratis!

Head Shots / Fotografías

Community Agreements / Acuerdos Comunitarios

 Community Altar / Altar Comunitario

8:00am – 10:00pm

Hotel Lobby / Vestíbulo del Hotel



Latino Institute Room / 

En la sala del Instituto Latino

Governor’s Square 14 on Plaza Concourse Level, Downtown Sheraton Denver


9:00 - 9:30 am

Welcome/ Bienvenida

Translation Do’s and Don’ts / Cortesia de Interpretación

Community Agreements & Expectations / Acuerdos Comunitarios y Expectativas

Planning Committee Welcome/ Bienvenida de la Comité de Planeación

Community Solutions to Transgender Violence / Soluciones Comunitarias a la Violencia Transgénero Blessing / Ceremonia de apertura

EMCEE: Sandra Valls, Latina Comedian

Roberto Tijerina


Jessica Carrillo, United Latin@ Pride; Francisco Dueñas, Lambda Legal; Elicia Gonzales, GALAEI, David M. Pérez, Latino GLBT History Project / LULAC

Mariana Marroquin, Los Angeles LGBT Center Arianni Lint, SunServe - Coalición TransLatina

Alma Rosa Silva-BañuelosLGBTQ Resource Center, University of New Mexico & Nicole Garcia, M.A., NCC

9:30 - 9:45 am


Opening Motivation & Comedy / Discurso de Apertura
 

Sandra Valls

Latina Comedian

09:45 - 10:40 am

 
 
Dynamic Icebreaker / 
Conocimiento dinámica

Group Photo / Foto del Grupo

Isaias VasquezYouth Organizer, Health Justice, Padres Unidos

Naiymah Sanchez, GALAEI

Eric Hernandez, Professional Programs Specialist, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) 

10:40 -10:45 am - 


 
Break / Descanso
(walk to workshop rooms / camino a las salas para las talleres)

 

10:45 am - 

12:15 pm

Workshops /  Talleres



Closing the Health Care Coverage Gap/ Acceso a la atención a la salud 


I Woke Up Like This (Flawed)- Self Care/ Amaneci asi (con fallos)-  Bienestar


Building LGBTQ Latin@ Power- Organizing / Construyendo poder Latin@ LGBT- Comunidades de base



Religious Exemptions & Communities of Faith/ Exenciones Religiosas y Comunidades de Fe 


All on Plaza Concourse Level/ Todos en el mismo piso 



Cecilia Saenz Becerra, National Women's Health Network/Raising Women's Voices, Corrine Rivera-FowlerColorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights (COLOR), Plaza Court 1


Elicia Gonzales, GALAEI; Dr. Jayleen Galarza, Shippensburg University, Plaza Court 2


Jorge Gutierrez, Yesenia Valdez, Jerssay ArredondoFamilia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement, Plaza Court 3


Kimberly Inez McGuire, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health; Lisbeth Melendez Rivera, Human Rights Campaign, Governor’s Square 14

12:15 - 1:45 pm

Latino Equality Networking Lunch / 

Almuerzo de Convivencia

Hosted by Lambda Legal, League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), National LGBTQ Task Force (Campeones); AT&T Services, Inc., David Bohnett Foundation, Gill Foundation, MillerCoors (Líderes);

  
Lime an American Cantina, 500 16th St. #322, Denver, Co 80202

Immigration Equality, Ben Francisco Maulbeck, Funders for LGBTQ Issues Teach for America, (Principales), Advocates for Youth, Planned Parenthood Federation of America (Socios)

1:45- 3:15 pm

Workshops /  Talleres 



The People's Immigration MovementEl movimiento del pueblo migratorio


Keeping Family & Culture at the Center of our Work/ Manteniendo la familia y cultura centrica en nuestra lucha 


How to Use the Media in Your Work/ Como usar los medios en su trabajo


Beyond the Basics, Multimedia Tools for Trans Education/ Mas Alla de lo Basico: Herramientas mulitmedia para Educar Acerca de Temas Trans

 All on Plaza Concourse Level/ Todos en el mismo piso 


Marco Quiroga, Immigration Equality; Carlos Padilla, United We Dream- Queer Undocumented Immigrant Project, Plaza Court 1


Maritza Martinez, Lauren Mayeno, Somos Familia; Marco Castro-Bojorquez, Lambda Legal, Plaza Court 2


Janet Quezada, Monica TrasandesGLAAD, Plaza Court 3


Andre Perez, Trans Oral History Project, Karari Orozco, Governor’s Square 14

3:15 - 3:20 pm

Break / Descanso
(walk to workshop rooms / camino a las salas para las talleres)

 

3:20 - 4:50 pm

State of Latino LGBT Movement / Community

(small group discussions)

 Situación actual del movimiento y la comunidad Latina LGBT

(charlas pequeñas)

 

Moderated by: Marco Antonio Quiroga, Immigration Equality & Isa Noyola, Transgender Law Center

Featured Speakers:

  • Cristina AguilarExecutive Director,  Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights (COLOR)
  • Elia Chino, Executive Director, Fundación Latinoamericana de Acción Social
  • Caroline Dessert, Executive Director, Immigration Equality
  • Michelle Garcia, Managing Editor, Advocate.com
  • Governor’s Square 14 on Plaza Concourse Level, Downtown Sheraton Denver

    4:50 - 5:30 pm

    Closing Ceremony, Evaluation & Celebration

    Ceremonia de clausura, evaluación y celebración

    Edna Vazquez, solo guitar performance & story telling





     

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    Friday, February 6th, 8:30pm

    Fiesta Colorado Style! Reception

    Governor’s Square 12 on Plaza Concourse Level, Sheraton Downtown Denver

    Hosted by Colorado Organization for Latina Opportunity and Reproductive Rights (COLOR), One Colorado, LULAC, Lambda Legal, Unión=Fuerza Latino Institute & Partners. Sponsored by MillerCoors.

    Spoken Word by Denice Frohman (invited)

    Music by Edna Vazquez,

         
         

    *This is a draft agenda subject to change onsite. Updated as of 2-1-15.

    Workshop Topics / Temas Para Los Talleres

    *more information coming soon

    SKILLS / DESTREZAS

    1. Self-care / Autocuidado

    2. Media / Los Medios

    3. Community Organizing / Organizar la comunidad

    4. Transgender Oral History Project / Historia Oral de la Comuidad Transgénero


    ISSUES / ASUNTOS

    1. Health Care / Salud

    2. Religious exemptions

    3. Immigration / Inmigración

    4. Family Acceptance / Aceptación Familiar