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2010 International Congress on Human Trafficking

University of Minnesota Law School
Schedule subject to change. RSVP to: nmgruhot@umn.edu

*Moved to Lindquist & Vennum Conference Room



April 2, 2010

7:30-8:30 a.m. Breakfast - Cosmos Hotel
9:00 a.m. Introduction & Welcome

Professor Michele Bratcher Goodwin
University of Minnesota
9:15-10:00 a.m. Drug Trafficking: Legal, Political & Human Implications

Professor Luz Estella Nagle
Stetson University College of Law
10:00-10:45 a.m. Sex Trafficking: Women, Children and Intimate Abuse

Professor Sara Dillon
Suffolk University Law School
10:55-11:40 a.m. Trafficking Human Tissues: A Racial & Historical Perspective

Harriet Washington
Author of Medical Apartheid
11:50 a.m.-12:50 p.m. Lunchtime Keynote Address:
Trafficking Children: Law, Race, & Philosophy


Professor Maria Grahn-Farley
Albany University Law School
1:00-1:45 p.m. Human Trafficking: A Minnesota Question

Linda Miller
Executive Director, Civil Society

Beatriz Menanteau,
Attorney, The Advocates for Human Rights in the Womens Human Rights Program
1:45-2:30 p.m. International Dimensions of Organ Trafficking

Professor Elizabeth Sussekind
Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro

Professor Michele Bratcher Goodwin
University of Minnesota
2:45-3:30 p.m. Trafficking Children Part II: Adoption & Exploitation

Professor David Smolin
Cumberland School of Law
3:30-4:30 p.m. Crafting New Definitions and Reconciling the Language of Trafficking

Session Chair: Professor Song Richardson, DePaul University College
4:30-5:00 p.m. Closing: Remembering Slave Trafficking In the Americas

Professor Emma Christopher,
University of Sydney

Reception and Exhibit: Cuban Markets & Troubling Racial Imagery