Trauma Talks

Trauma Free World's President


We can hardly wait to be with you at the UN Delegates Dining Room on October 17th. Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions.

event resources

Travel – Key dates, times and locations

Profiles & Bios – Get to know the other participants

Agenda – Details on topics, speakers (COMING SOON)

Thought Starters – Get your brain revved up and ready (COMING SOON)



The United Nations

Delegates Dining Room

Private Dining Room 1

46th St & 1st Ave

New York, NY 10017

No stress. We will have hosts to guide you through street-level security, check-in, and escort you to the meeting room.


Hotels near the UN

Millennium Hilton One UN Plaza


Hyatt Grand Central New York

Courtyard Manhattan/Fifth Avenue


The Trauma Free World team is staying at the Millennium.

Dates & Times

Tuesday, October 17, 2023

 7:15 –  7:45   Required window to pass through security

 8:00 –  8:20   Buffet breakfast provided

 8:20 – 11:00  Presentations and discussion

Optional tour of the UN to follow

[Optional] Meet & Greet – Monday, October 16th, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm. We’d love to buy you a drink.

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Meet an amazing group of people

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Profiles & BIOS

We are thrilled and grateful to have so many talented experts coming together. Here is the team of people who will be meeting in New York. Click on the name to view their LinkedIn profile or bio to learn more.

SVP, Youth Development

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Co-founder & Partner

Alliance Practice, LLC


TXG Foundation

Co-founder & Partner

Alliance Practice, LLC


Partnerships for Social Change

SVP, Training & Curriculum Development 

Trauma Free World

Assistant Professor

The Ohio State University College of Social Work

Chief Research, Development & Innovation Officer (Retired)

Procter & Gamble

Futurist, Founder & Principal

Build & Blaze, UN Special Advisor

Co-Executive Director

Back2Back Ministries

Co-Executive Director

Back2Back Ministries


Trauma Free World

Co-Chair, Global Reference Group for Children in Crisis, Oxford University

Senior Technical Advisor at World Without Orphans



Chief Innovation Officer

SIL International


Trauma Free World

Founder & CEO

HVAC Technologies

Senior Growth & Marketing Executive


Aura Health

Managing Partner

5th Element Group PBC


CAFO Institute for Family-Centered Healing & Health

Executive Director

Mindful Philanthropy

National Program Manager

American Bible Institute

Founder & Principal Investigator


President & CEO

Dave Thomas Foundation

Campaign Director

Our Hopeland

Executive Director

Trauma Healing Institute at the American Bible Society


Australian Childhood Foundation

Executive Director

Trauma Healing Institute at the American Bible Society

Campaign Director

Our Hopeland

If you would prefer to link to a different bio, please let us know.


Specific topics, times and speakers

07:15 – 07:45 – Security Screening Window (it’s critical to allow enough time for this)

08:00 – 08:20 – Buffet breakfast and getting settled in

08:20 – 09:00 – Welcome – The Movement and an Alliance to Empower it

09:00 – 09:50 – Radically Reinventing the Power of Trauma-informed Care – Defining the challenge and what an AI-driven global solution could look like (including a demo)

09:50 – 10:00 – Brief Break

10:00 – 10:50 – Activating the Foundations for a Powerhouse Alliance – Bringing the world’s best “trauma coach in your pocket” to life  

10:50 – 11:00 – Closing and Next Steps

Discussion questions

Thought starters to get us all thinking so we can make the most of our time together. (COMING SOON)

Any questions, thoughts? We'd love to chat.

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