Events

Upcoming TraCCC Events

Unmasked: Corruption in the West with Laurence Cockcroft

TraCCC is honored to host Laurence Cockcroft to discuss his newest book which describes the more subtle forms of corruption which warp institutions in Europe and the US and currently fire the populism which has surfaced in both contexts impeding the ability of the west to assist in combating corruption in the developing world.

Laurence Cockcroft is a development economist, and a founder of Transparency International, who has spoken and written widely on corruption issues over the last twenty five years.

Wenesday, May 10th, 2017, 12:00-1:30pm
Room 113, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201 (Virginia Square Metro Stop)
RSVP: Online, by email at TraCCC@gmu.edu, or by phone at 703-993-9757

This event is free and open to the public

 


Ongoing TraCCC co-sponsored webinar series

THE PRIVATE SECTOR COUNTERING HUMAN TRAFFICKING: New technologies, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Tackling Human Trafficking

This is the third series on emerging issues surrounding human trafficking, illicit trade and the private sector presented by The Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime and Babson College’s Initiative on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery. The webinar series is also supported by the Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center (TraCCC) at George Mason University.

The panel for each webinar will feature expert speakers drawn from the private sector, academia, public policy and the NGO community.

All webinars will take place from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm ET.

  • Law Enforcement Practitioners and New Media Solutions – Thursday, April 20, 2017
  • Awareness Raising and Campaigning: What and How Does Social Media Contribute? – Thursday, May 18, 2017

For more information on this webinar or the 2016-2017 series, please contact Christina Bain, Director of Babson’s Initiative on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery at cbain@babson.edu or visit www.babson.edu/ihtms.

 

 

** Unless otherwise specified, all events are free, open to the public, and are held at Founders Hall, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22201 (one block from the Virginia Square Metro Stop, see map). However, seating is limited and reservations are suggested. To secure a seat, please register here, call TraCCC at 703-993-9757 or e-mail us at traccc@gmu.edu. Accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities upon request.

Metered parking is available around the building and a pay garage can be accessed from directly behind Founder’s Hall (see map). TraCCC is unfortunately unable to validate parking.