The CAHRO Human Rights Conference 2016
Day 1: The Annual Human Rights Lecture Series
Thursday, October 27th, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 pm (doors open at 6:30 p.m.), Morris Dailey Auditorium, San José State University
Day 1 features the Annual Human Rights Keynote Lecture presented by the Human Rights Program at San José State University. This year’s Keynote Speaker is Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) President, AFL-CIO Executive Council member, MacArthur Fellow, and internationally recognized organizer, Baldemar Velásquez. The Keynote talk will be held at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) in Morris Dailey Auditorium, and is open to all with a free ticket.
Day 2: Translating Social Movements into Policy
Friday, October 28th, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Student Union, San José State University
Day 2 features the California Association of Human Relations Organization’s (CAHRO) Bi-Annual Human Relations Conference, including workshops, plenary talks, awards luncheon, and a lunch Keynote presentation by the Kirwan Institute’s Robin A. Wright (The Ohio State University), a nationally recognized researcher and expert on how to address implicit bias in the public sector.