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#NoWar2021 Virtual Global Conference

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· Networking
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2021-06-04T14:00:00Z 2021-06-04T15:00:00Z America/New_York Test+Out+the+Hopin+Networking+Feature https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
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2021-06-04T14:00:00Z 2021-06-04T15:00:00Z America/New_York Test+Out+the+Hopin+Expo+Feature https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
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2021-06-04T14:00:00Z 2021-06-04T15:00:00Z America/New_York Test+Out+the+Hopin+Sessions+Feature https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
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· Networking
Networking
2021-06-04T15:00:00Z 2021-06-04T15:30:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-04T15:00:00Z 2021-06-04T15:30:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Land Acknowledgement with Shannon Chief
2021-06-04T15:30:00Z 2021-06-04T15:45:00Z America/New_York Land+Acknowledgement+with+Shannon+Chief https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Live Performance by El Jones
El Jones
2021-06-04T15:45:00Z 2021-06-04T16:00:00Z America/New_York Live+Performance+by+El+Jones https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Welcome Address
Rachel Small Vanessa Lanteigne Dave Webb Richard  Sanders
2021-06-04T16:00:00Z 2021-06-04T16:45:00Z America/New_York Welcome+Address https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Opening Panel: From Weapons Fairs to War Zones: Unraveling the War Machine
We will explore the flow of weapons from the mining to the peddling of weapons at expos to the first-hand experience of the impact of bombs dropped in Yemen.
Hamza Shaiban Daniel Selwyn Bianca Mugyenyi David Swanson
2021-06-04T16:45:00Z 2021-06-04T17:45:00Z America/New_York Opening+Panel%3A+From+Weapons+Fairs+to+War+Zones%3A+Unraveling+the+War+Machine https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Discussion Groups by Topic
Join a discussion group to learn more about these issues and meet others who are working on these campaigns!
Robin Brookes Alison Sutherland Lincoln Rice Lynda Williams Jodie Evans Barry Sweeney Ann Wright LIZ REMMERSWAAL Doug Hewitt-White Bill Geimer Phill Gittins Leah Bolger Tareq Layka Angelo Cardona Chiara Anfuso Kasha Sequoia Slavner Dave Webb Mary Beth  Sullivan Tamara Lorincz Bruce Gagnon Foad Izadi
2021-06-04T18:00:00Z 2021-06-04T19:00:00Z America/New_York Discussion+Groups+by+Topic https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-04T19:00:00Z 2021-06-04T19:45:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-04T19:00:00Z 2021-06-04T19:45:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-05T12:00:00Z 2021-06-05T12:45:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-05T12:00:00Z 2021-06-05T12:45:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Workshops: Learning from Success Stories
Carley Towne Susi Snyder David Swanson Petar Glomazic Pablo Dominguez Milan Sekulović zelda grimshaw Siana Bangura Te Ao Pritchard
2021-06-05T12:45:00Z 2021-06-05T13:45:00Z America/New_York Workshops%3A+Learning+from+Success+Stories https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-05T13:45:00Z 2021-06-05T14:00:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-05T13:45:00Z 2021-06-05T14:00:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Trainings
Anthony Fenton Mohammed Salah Katie  Perfitt Julie Brown Jen Moore
2021-06-05T14:00:00Z 2021-06-05T15:00:00Z America/New_York Trainings https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-05T15:00:00Z 2021-06-05T15:15:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-05T15:00:00Z 2021-06-05T15:15:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel: Star Wars: 21st Century Missile Defence
Learn more about the work of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space as we organize to Keep Space for Peace.
Dave Webb Mary Beth  Sullivan Bruce Gagnon
2021-06-05T15:15:00Z 2021-06-05T16:15:00Z America/New_York Panel%3A+Star+Wars%3A+21st+Century+Missile+Defence https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-05T16:15:00Z 2021-06-05T17:00:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-05T16:15:00Z 2021-06-05T17:00:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-06T14:15:00Z 2021-06-06T14:45:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-06T14:15:00Z 2021-06-06T14:45:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Live Performance by Amai Kuda
Amai Kuda Yemoja Ile
2021-06-06T14:45:00Z 2021-06-06T15:00:00Z America/New_York Live+Performance+by+Amai+Kuda https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel: The Shadow World: Inside the Global Arms Trade
Who benefits from international weapon peddling? What can we do to resist weapon proliferation and war profiteering?
Geneviève Nevin Kelsey Gallagher Kathy Kelly
2021-06-06T15:00:00Z 2021-06-06T16:25:00Z America/New_York Panel%3A+The+Shadow+World%3A+Inside+the+Global+Arms+Trade https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-06T16:30:00Z 2021-06-06T16:45:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-06T16:30:00Z 2021-06-06T16:45:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Panel: Insights of the Pandemic: The Urgent Need for Conversion to a Peace Economy
This panel will highlight the need for a just transition to a peace economy that works for all and share real-world examples of economic conversion.
Sam Gindin Simon Black Samuel Perlo-Freeman Taylor Barnes
2021-06-06T16:45:00Z 2021-06-06T18:00:00Z America/New_York Panel%3A+Insights+of+the+Pandemic%3A+The+Urgent+Need+for+Conversion+to+a+Peace+Economy+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
2021-06-06T18:00:00Z 2021-06-06T19:00:00Z America/New_York Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Expo
Expo Booths
2021-06-06T18:00:00Z 2021-06-06T19:00:00Z America/New_York Expo+Booths https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Attendee-Created Sessions
2021-06-06T18:00:00Z 2021-06-06T19:00:00Z America/New_York Attendee-Created+Sessions https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Concluding Remarks
Leah Bolger Rachel Small
2021-06-06T18:00:00Z 2021-06-06T18:10:00Z America/New_York Concluding+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fnowar2021-virtual-global-conference Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Amai Kuda Yemoja Ile

Canadian-based singer-songwriter

Sam Gindin

Former Research Director for the Canadian Autoworkers

Kelsey Gallagher

Researcher, Project Ploughshares

Lynda Williams

Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space

Jodie Evans

Co-Founder, CODEPINK

Anthony Fenton

PhD candidate, York University

Simon Black

Founder, Labour Against the Arms Trade

Bianca Mugyenyi

Director, Canadian Foreign Policy Institute

Daniel Selwyn

Educator & Researcher, London Mining Network (LMN)

Barry Sweeney

World BEYOND War Ireland Chapter Coordinator

Geneviève Nevin

Community Organizer & JD/BCL Candidate at McGill University

Hamza Shaiban

President, Yemeni Community of Canada

Foad Izadi

Board Member, World BEYOND War

Bruce Gagnon

Coordinator, Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space

Tamara Lorincz

Board Member, Canadian Voice of Women for Peace

Te Ao Pritchard

Indigenous Rights Activist & Movement Capacity Building Facilitator

Richard Sanders

Founder, Coalition to Oppose the Arms Trade

Mary Beth Sullivan

Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space

Jen Moore

Associate Fellow, Institute for Policy Studies

Julie Brown

Outreach Coordinator, Christian Peacemaker Teams

Dave Webb

Convenor, Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space

Katie Perfitt

National Organizer, 350.org Canada

Vanessa Lanteigne

National Coordinator, Canadian Voice of Women for Peace

Taylor Barnes

Multilingual Atlanta-based investigative journalist

Samuel Perlo-Freeman

Research Coordinator, Campaign Against Arms Trade

Siana Bangura

Training & Events Co-ordinator, Campaign Against Arms Trade

zelda grimshaw

Weapons Campaigner, Wage Peace

Milan Sekulović

Founder, Civic Initiative Save Sinjajevina

Kasha Sequoia Slavner

World BEYOND War Youth Network

Mohammed Salah

Christian Peacemaker Teams, Iraqi Kurdistan Field Team

Pablo Dominguez

Eco-Anthropologist

Petar Glomazic

Steering Committee Member, Save Sinjajevina Association

Chiara Anfuso

World BEYOND War Youth Network

Angelo Cardona

World BEYOND War Youth Network

Tareq Layka

World BEYOND War Youth Network

Alison Sutherland

Chair, Rotary Action Group for Peace

El Jones

Poet Laureate of Halifax

Robin Brookes

Chair, Conscience and Peace Tax International

Lincoln Rice

Coordinator, National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee (NWTRCC)

Rachel Small

Canada Organizer, World BEYOND War

David Swanson

Executive Director, World BEYOND War

Leah Bolger

President, World BEYOND War

Kathy Kelly

Co-Founder, Voices for Creative Nonviolence

Phill Gittins

Education Director, World BEYOND War

Bill Geimer

Chapter Coordinator, World BEYOND War Victoria

Doug Hewitt-White

President, Conscience Canada

LIZ REMMERSWAAL

Country Coordinator, World BEYOND War New Zealand

Susi Snyder

Coordinator, Don’t Bank on the Bomb

Carley Towne

National Co-Director, CODEPINK

Ann Wright

US Army/Army Reserves veteran/Co-author, “Dissent: Voices of Conscience”

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