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Science & Social Justice Events


Mind Science Conference
Date: June 1-2, 2016
Location: Oakland, California
Our Mind Science Conference begins at 9 a.m. on Monday, June 1, and continues through June 2. This conference is presented by the Equal Justice Society, the National Center for Youth Law, the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society, and the Perception Institute, and made possible by a grant from The California Endowment. The conference is at capacity and we thank all of our registered attendees for joining us! We plan to have videos of the entire conference available. Sign up to be notified when the videos are available.

21st International AIDS Conference
Date: July 16-22, 2016
Location: Durban, South Africa
The biennial International AIDS Conference truly is the premier meeting where science, leadership and community meet for advancing all facets of our collective efforts to treat and prevent HIV. AIDS 2016 represents a tremendous opportunity to show how much progress South Africa has made in implementing and funding evidence-based prevention and treatment interventions. Gathering in Durban, scientists, policymakers, world leaders, and people living with HIV will discuss together successes and challenges specific to that country and the current global epidemic trends. Together we will share best practices, learn from one another’s experience and develop new strategies and collaborations.

With/Out – ¿Borders? ll Conference
October 20-23, 2016
Kalamazoo, MI
This will be a CONFERENCE – [UN]CONFERENCE featuring modules that will include panel discussions, breakout sessions, films and performances designed to prompt us to collectively conjure, theorize, decolonize, and map a future we can all thrive in.