Bisexual Empowerment Conference: A Uniting, Supportive Experience
#BECAUSE2016 begins Friday, April 8! Here's some of what you can look forward to:
Friday, April 8
Empowering Bisexual Community Through Data Driven Advocacy: Policy, Presentations, and Funding
9:00 am to 4:15 pm
Identify This! Spoken Word & Music
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Includes performances by Elise Mathesen, Louis Aleyamehu, and Heidi Arnesen.
Saturday, April 9
HIV & Syphilis Testing provided by the Red Door Clinic
9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Workshops - 24 workshops to choose from!
Keynote address by Dr. Herukhuti
1:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Fun Night
8:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Ballroom dancing lessons, games, puzzles, crafts, and more. Open to everyone, no charge. Bring your friends!
Sunday, April 10
Keynote address by Apphia Kumar
10:00 am to 11:15 am
Workshops - 12 workshops to choose from!
Keynote address by Elise Matthesen
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm
We still need volunteers! Sign up now
October 2-4, 2020
Location Wellstone Center, St. Paul, MN
Build, serve and advocate for an empowered bisexual, pansexual, fluid, queer, and unlabeled (bi+) community to promote social justice.
Within the next five years grow Bisexual Organizing Project (BOP) into a successfully-run Upper Midwest nonprofit organization with annual funding of $100,000 that provides community building, education, and advocacy for the bisexual, pansexual, fluid, queer, and unlabeled (bi+) community and our allies.