Human Trafficking Conference at FIU Law

Jan. 27 | Organized by St. Thomas Law Ambassador Michele Vargas and moderated by City of Miami Springs Vice Mayor Dan Espino, this event drew approximately 150 attendees and international authorities on human trafficking.  Panelists were Norma Ramos (CATW) Professor Gail Dines (Wheelock College in Boston, MA) Meg Baldwin (Refuge House) and Julie Veloz Ott and Jorge Cos (both with Lexis Nexis). It was the first Regional event to be Livestreamed; and it’s available on the HNBA Florida Facebook page for viewing. Both Michele and Dan appeared on NBC6 several days before the conference, to promote the event.