Schedule of EventsTuesday, October 27:Pre-conference WorkshopWednesday, October 28:9:00 am — 5:00 pm Registration/Exhibits Open10:30 am —12:30 pm Opening Session— Jermaine Galloway12:30 pm — 1:30 pm Lunch1:45 pm — 3:15 pm Workshop Session #13:15 pm — 3:30 pm Break3:30 pm — 5:00 pm Workshop Session #2Thursday, October 29:9:00 am — 5:00 pm Registration/Exhibits Open9:00 am — 9:30 am Regional Meetings9:30 am —11:00 am Workshop Session #311:00 am— 11:15 am Break11:15 am —12:45 pm Workshop Session #412:45 pm — 2:00 pm Lunch2:00 pm — 3:30 pm Workshop Session #54:00 pm Basket Raffle Drawing/Winners posted6:30 pm — 8:30 pm Banquet and Awards Ceremony—Keynote Address by Meah EzykowskyFriday, October 30:9:00 am —11:00 am Closing Session—Commonwealth v. TaylorImplications and RamificationsCraig TornquistCraig will be joining us again this year as the Master of Ceremonies (MC)throughout the conference—culminating with the Banquet and Awards Ceremony.Don’t be surprised to see Craig appearing in your workshop sessionsas the conference progresses.Craig Tornquist was told by David Letterman to “Keep your act clean, practiceas often as you can, and never give up.” Since then, Tornquist has performedmore than 2,500 stand-up comedy shows across the country.
Opening Session — High in Plain Sight, Current Alcohol, Drugand Concealment Trends and Indentifiers—Jermaine GallowayThis workshop is for educators, prevention providers, coalition members, lawenforcement, probation officers, school administration, treatment, counselors,and parents. This training can be between 2 hours and 16 hours, depending onoverall topics covered. This workshop covers alcohol and drug clothing, alcoholicenergy drinks, alcopops, alcohol and drug concealment methods and containers,drug paraphernalia, drug related music and groups, logos, stickers, newtechnology, youth party tendencies, party games, non-traditional alcoholic beverages,social networking sites, synthetic drugs, OTC drugs, inhalants, concentrates,E-cigarettes, and popular party drugs. This session can also cover commonstash compartments that can be used to hide weapons inside everydayclothing containers and other items, along with the relationship between alcohol,drug and violence tendencies. This session is unique, in that it provides over120 visual aids for attendees to hold and become familiar with. In today's culture everything is person-specific and hasdifferent meanings to different individuals. Meanwhile, certain items have gained popularity in the alcohol and drugscene - which changes every day. Officer Galloway tailors this session to each community that he teaches in, and constantlyupdates this training to keep up with the current trends. Once in your community, Officer Galloway conducts acommunity scan spending time walking through many of your local malls, convenience stores and retail stores, identifyingpopular culture alcohol and other items that promote drug abuse. This allows the community to know what is goingon nationally and locally in their own retail stores. For each person to help prevent youth and adult substance abuse, youMUST know what is going on in your community.At 6 feet 9 inches tall, Officer Jermaine Galloway looks like an intimidating presence, but he is devoted and passionateabout education, training, and enforcement when it comes to alcohol and drug use and abuse prevention. Officer Gallowayis a nationally and internationally recognized instructor and is well known for his countless hours of research onalcohol and drug trends.Officer Jermaine Galloway has been an Idaho law enforcement officer since 1997 and has more than 15 years experiencein underage drinking, drug and alcohol enforcement. Officer Galloway has worked several different assignments,including: crime scene investigation (SCI), DUI task force, officer mentoring, and as a field training officer. After playingDivision 1 basketball, Jermaine received his BA from the University of San Francisco. Jermaine is currently an adjunctinstructor at NNU (Northwest Nazarene University).Jermaine has coordinated and led thousands of alcohol related initiatives. Jermaine is also an Idaho POST certified instructorin alcohol beverage laws, drug identification, community policing and hate & bias crimes. He currently providesnationwide training to police officers, prevention personnel, educators, counselors, parents, treatment providers,health professionals and community coalition members on alcohol and drug trends, drug identifiers, drug clothing, partypatrols, party drugs, Fake ID’s, drug concealment, alcohol and energy drinks, drug logos, synthetic drugs, drug concentrates,non-traditional ways of alcohol consumption, cough medicine abuse, alcohol laws, drug stash compartments,popular culture music, and other community based drug and alcohol initiatives.Officer Galloway also spends much of his time speaking to youth on the harms of underage drinking, drug abuse andtobacco. Each year Jermaine has spent countless hours talking to youth at school assembly’s and town hall meetings.Currently, Galloway has trained over 60,000 people nationwide and internationally.