This multidisciplinary conference is being sponsored by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, in partnership with the Commonwealth Attorney’s Services Council, the Virginia Victim Assistance Network, the Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance, and the Virginia Victims Fund. The three-day conference brings together law enforcement, prosecutors, victim advocates, child advocates, and other allied professionals to highlight promising practices and emerging issues to effectively respond to domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse in our communities.
The conference will include several internationally and nationally known presenters such as Tonier Cain, Russell Strand, Roger Canaff, and Mark Wynn.
Attendees requiring overnight accommodations at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott Hotel should call the hotel directly at (757) 627-4200 or central reservations at (800) 228-9290 and identify themselves as part of the Intersections DV group in order to receive the $91.00 State rate ($105.74 inclusive of tax) per night. Reservations must be must be made by phone or online (see link below) by Wednesday, March 22. Reservations received after the cut-off date will be accepted on a space and rate availability basis.
As an alternative, attendees may make their reservations online here - Book your group rate for Intersections of Violence Conference
For directions and additional information please visit the hotel website at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/orfws-norfolk-waterside-marriott/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2.
Lodging Attendees will receive a discounted parking rate of $10/ per night, per vehicle (with unlimited in/out) by using the Main Street Garage, which is connected to the hotel. Daily commuter conference attendee parking will also be in the Main Street Garage. The maximum daily parking rate (up to 24 hours) is $13.00.
Exhibitors / Vendors: Exhibitor and vendor space will be available at $250 (non-profit) and $500 (standard) for exhibitor to include Internet and electrical access if needed.
A conference fee of $100.00 is required for this event and must be received by March 29, 2017. Registration includes complimentary continental breakfast and lunch each day of the conference for all conference attendees. Payment by credit card is the preferred method of payment
Limited scholarships are available for the cost of registration and lodging. You must apply by February 22 to be considered. Please do not register for the conference until you know whether you have or have not received a scholarship. We will register all those receiving scholarships.
Scholarships will be given to law enforcement, child advocates and child welfare workers who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance. To apply for a scholarship, please complete this scholarship form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org along with a paragraph or two in your e-mail demonstrating your need for assistance. You will be notified by March 6 whether you received a scholarship or not.
If you discover that you will be unable to attend the conference, please notify us in writing by March 29, by 5:00 p.m. via e-mail to email@example.com. Without proper cancellation, registrants will be expected to pay the registration fee.
It is anticipated that PIC and MCLE credits will be available for law enforcement and prosecutors. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. on April 12th and the opening session will begin at 8:30 a.m.
Conference questions can be directed to:Julia Fuller-Wilsonjulia.firstname.lastname@example.org(804) 371-0386
Candace Milescandace.email@example.com(804) 371-6507
Vendor questions can be directed to:
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