The Ensure Justice Conference is a two-day event focused on equipping teachers, law enforcement, students, and community members to protect and intervene for women and children at high-risk of exploitation and violence. The Ensure Justice Conference is hosted by the Global Center for Women and Justice at Vanguard University.

In 2017, the Ensure Justice Conference will be held on March 3-4, and focuses on the theme: Build A Strong Child. 


VANGUARD STUDENTS ONLY: You can register for WMST 212 for 1 unit, or volunteer!

Conference Schedule

Friday March 3rd

Training focus: Frontline Professionals

9:00-10:30 am: Conference Check in/Registration

9:30-10:15 am: OCTA Press Conference

10:30 am: Conference Welcome

10:50-11:20 am: Plenary 1- John Cotton Richmond

11:20- 12:20 am: Plenary 2- Resiliency of Survivors

12:20-1:20 Lunch Break

1:20-2:20 pm: Plenary 3- Ken Morris and Sadee Daniels

2:15-3:15 pm: Plenary 4-Paul Stephenson

3:15-3:45 pm: Speaker Q&A

3:45-5:00 pm: IEmpathize Exhibit (Guided Tours)

5:00- 6:00 pm: Dinner Break

Compassion Night: BRAVE

6:30 pm: Welcome and Worship

7:00- 8:00 pm: Message

Conference Schedule

Saturday March 4th

Training focus: Healthcare, Research, Law, Churches, and Child Prevention

8:30-9:00 am: Registration/Networking

9:00-10:00 am: Plenary 1- Just One Panel

10:00-11:10 am: Break Out Training Sessions 1

11:10-12:40 pm:  Lunch and Working Session Groups

12:40-1:40 pm: Break Out Training Session 2

1:40-3:00 pm: Plenary 2: Frank Massolini and Dr. Becca Johnson

3:00-4:00 pm: Call to Action: 10-10-10 Challenge

and last IEmpathize Exhibit tour

Conference Speakers

Our speakers are leaders dedicated to eradicating exploitation on the local and global stage.

  • stay tuned for more speakers!


Vanguard University
55 Fair Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
**All Plenary sessions are held in Newport Mesa Church

Ensure Justice Booking Link

3131 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa California -92626, United States

Hotel Front Desk: 1-714-5573000

Booking number: 866-437-5657



Call us! 714-966-6360