One Day Conference-Criminal Justice Reform: A Jewish Call to Action- Agenda

AGENDA

Agenda still in formation

8:30AMREGISTRATION

9:00: Welcome

PLENARY:

MAKING THE CASE FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM IN THE JEWISH COMMUNITY

PRESENTER: Topeka Sam, The Ladies of Hope Ministries

Conversation:
Topeka Sam,The Ladies of Hope Ministries
Jason Flom,  Lava Records
Daniel Loeb, Third Point LLC

MASS INCARCERATION: MODERN DAY CIVIL RIGHTS CRISIS
Presenter:  Michael Waldman, Brennan Center

BREAKOUT GROUPS:

  • Criminal Justice Reform & Civil Rights: A State of the (Dis)Union
  • The Police and The Community: Building Better Bridges
  • End Mass Incarceration: Sentencing and Bail Reform
  • Conditions in Confinement: Challenges and Opportunities
  • Supporting the Formerly Incarcerated: Re-Integration

LUNCH: KEYNOTE 

Congressman Hakeem Jeffries

PLENARY:

CRIMINAL JEWISH REFORM IN NEW YORK:

Khalil Cumberbatch, New Yorkers United for Justice

Dana Kaplan, NYC Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice Justice Initiatives, Close Rikers

Joseph Popcun, Deputy Commissioner, NY State Division of Criminal Justice Services

Erin George, Free New York Campaign

Vidal Guzman, Just Leadership, USA

CREATING ROADMAP FOR JEWISH ENGAGEMENT

PANEL TBA

Conference has been made possible by funding from UJA Federation of New York