Itinerary

day 1

day 2

friday oct 20

10:00

Registration & Doors Opens

11:00

Registration, Breakfast, & Games

12:05

NoTimeToWait Kick-Off

Karyna | Samantha | David Tremblay & Tharani Napper | Eunice & Dileesha | Alicia Sanchez (UNAIDS)

12:45

Spotlight Story: Standing Up for Those in Need

Julie Joslyn

About

Flip the Switch: Spotlight Story about a personal journey of HIV advocacy for Women and Girls in Uganda

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Julie Joslyn

SHE / HER

13:00

Take the Lead: The Art of Leadership

Shawntella McCarthy

About

What makes you a great leader? Leaders come in all forms. They come from different walks of life. Hone in on your leadership skills to make change and ignite a movement.

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Shawntella McCarthy

SHE / HER

13:30

Be PrEPared

Abiya Karamat | David Ita | Sikhu Hlatjwako | PrEP Clinic | Gerson Scheidweiler

About

Hear from youth around the world sharing the results of their own HIV Prevention campaigns! Learn about global HIV challenges and our PrEP the Future initiative.

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ABIYA KARAMAT

She / her

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DAVID Ita

HE / HIM

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Sikhu Hlatjwako

SHE / HER

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Rohail Nawaz

HE / HIM

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Gerson Scheidweiler

he / him

14:00

Lunch Expo

15:00

Love Bytes: Navigating Online Dating

Eva Bloom | Elsa Guardia | Abishay Gill

About

Dive into the realm of digital wizardry as we equip you with skills to navigate safely, spot catfishes, and protect your personal information. Prepare to flip the switch on your online dating game and become a digital maestro!

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Eva Bloom

She / her

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ELSA GUARDIA

She / her

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ABISHAY GILL

he / him

15:35

Spotlight: Living Positively

Jordan Merasty

About

Flip the Switch: Spotlight Story about being diagnosed with HIV at a young age and the intersection with being Indigenous.

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Jordan Merasty

HE / HIM

15:50

The ABCs of S-E-X: Silly, Engaging, and eXtra fun!

Samantha De Franco | Samantha Bitty | Jeneka Jool | Tim Lagman | Jayce

About

This is your chance to anonymously ask your most burning question to a panel of experts in the sex industry. Let's shed light on misconceptions, challenge social taboos, and ignite positive change in comprehensive sex education. Get ready to flip the switch, share your thoughts, and spark a transformative movement in sex education.

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SAMANTHA BITTY

She / her

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JENEKA JOOL

She / her

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SAMANTHA DE FRANCO

She / her

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TIM LAGMAN

he / they

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JAYCE

HE / HIM

16:55

Workshop Hour

P2P Workshop | Global Equality Caucus

A1

Legislative Advocacy 101

Cover the fundamentals of being an advocate and how to work within existing political structures to effect policy change.

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ANDREW SINN

HE / HIM

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ALAN WARDLE

HE / HIM

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A2

Face the Crowd with Confidence

Improve your public speaking skills and get tips from the youth perspective.

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TIM LAGMAN

HE / they

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ARIHANT BOLI

HE / HIM

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SHIVAM AMATI

HE / HIM

A3

Empowering Youth through Comprehensive Sex Education

Dating should be fun and safe for everyone! Learn how to protect yourself and your partner from HIV/STI transmission.

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KATYA HORTOGIANNOS

SHE / HER

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JAD ATTARI

HE / HIM

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Darcy Irwin

he/him

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A4

Picturing the Future

Using 3 forms of art with varying degrees of permanency, create a picture of what a world with zero new HIV transmissions will look like

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PRANEET KAUR

SHE / HER

17:55

Light Bulb Moment!

P2P Workshop Facilitators

About

Time to engage in advocacy!. What's something new that you learned today? What are some ways that you can put our newfound knowledge to action? How will you use your skills to bring about a future with zero HIV transmissions? This is your time to shine as a HIV Advocate! Join us to advocate for something that means a lot to you!

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KATYA HORTOGIANNOS

SHE / HER

18:30

Party: Catch me on the Flip Side

DJ Vinnoir