A unique conference sponsored by the Preventing Abuse Foundation is set for June 13th-14th, 2014, at the Tampa Airport Marriott Hotel located at 4200 George J. Bean Parkway, Tampa, FL. The mission of the conference is to help protect women and children drawing attention to resources that fight human trafficking, child abduction, the threat of drug cartels, and Internet predators. Awareness to help find Jennifer Kesse will be made at the conference.
There are 1,200,000 children reported missing in America annually with over 35,000 children reported missing in Florida in 2013. There are nearly 27,000,000 victims of human trafficking globally. Child pornography is the fastest growing on the Internet. Drug cartels have infiltrated the entire United States and Florida.
The two day conference includes guest speakers locally and from across the country. Experts, survivors, key law enforcement, and organizations, will present ways to help audience members become more aware of the prevalence and danger of human trafficking, drug cartels, child abduction and more. The goal is to educate, motivate and activate the attendees to be part of the solution in the fight to protect women and children.
Invited and confirmed guest speakers include:
Drew Kesse; U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (via video link); Attorney General Pam Bondi (confirmation pending); Lt. Mejia (drug cartel expert) law enforcement, rescued victims of predators and sex traffickers; Former C.I.A. doing deep cover rescue, Donna Rice Hughes Internet safety expert, Selah Foundation (Connie Rose); Tomas Laras (Florida Abolitionist), Parents Television Council, Noreen Gosch (mother of kidnap victim & instrumental in founding the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children) and more.
Participants will learn about the stunning world of human trafficking and take home information to help start protecting themselves and loved ones. Topics include (subject to change): Human Trafficking: Child Abduction and Safety Internet Safety Foster Care Importance of the Church Legislation Initiatives National Security Pornography: Experts “Expose” the Truth Moral collapse Entertainment industry involvement * What fuels the demand for victims & more.
To register and for information on speakers and topics, please visit www.preventingabuse.org.
Date: June 13, 14, 2014
Place: Tampa Airport Marriott Hotel 4200 George J. Bean Parkway, Tampa, FL
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily (subject to change)
Cost: $89.00 per person early bird rate includes two day conference and two lunches