OJJDP will hold its National Conference, "Children's Justice & Safety: Unite, Build, Lead," at the Gaylord Hotel & Conference Center in National Harbor, MD, on October 1214, 2011.
More than 2,000 juvenile justice practitioners; educators; community and faith-based leaders; federal, state, tribal, and local officials and representatives; law enforcement professionals; policymakers; researchers; and parents and youth are expected to attend. The conference will feature workshops, plenaries, and presentations on current trends and concerns in delinquency prevention, juvenile justice, and victimization as well as the latest information on evidence-based practices and outcomes.
Conference tracks for October 1214 include
Preconference meetings and trainings for OJJDP grantees are scheduled for October 10 and 11.
All-day preconference learning labs on the following topics will be offered on October 11:
Registration is free and is available online.
To register for the National Conference, visit OJJDP's Web site.