Speak Up Women October Global Conference Produced by Jennifer S. Wilkov Presents New York State with the Make A Difference Award for Bipartisan Passing of the Adult Survivors Act 2022
BROOKLYN, New York, November 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Jennifer S WilkovMulti-award-winning author, founder and CEO of Speak Up World LLC, (http://www.SpeakUpWomen.com), international No. 1, successfully produced the October 2022 Global Speak Up Women Conference virtually online Saturday 29 October 2022. Speakers and participants from thirteen countries and the United Kingdom, Germanyand others involved in virtual conversations about the importance of speaking out in women’s personal and professional relationships and the causes she cares about to bring about change where change is needed.
The Make A Difference Award was presented at the end of the conference to recognize the greats State of New York for his bipartisan efforts in getting the Adult Survivors Act of 2022 signed into law by the Governor Kathy Hochul on May 24, 2022. The Adult Survivors Act empowers survivors of sex offenses committed when they are over the age of 18 to bring charges, regardless of when the abuse occurred. The law that comes into force on November 24, 2022on Thanksgiving, six months after the law was signed, creates a one-year grace period for survivors to sue and make claims regardless of the statute of limitations.
At the signing of the Adult Survivors Act May 24, 2022governor Kathy Hochul said: “Today we are taking an important step to empower survivors around the world The State of New York to use their voices and hold their perpetrators accountable.”
As moderator of the Make A Difference Award during the October 2022 Speak Up Women Conference, Wilkov said, “For many survivors, it can take years to come to terms with the trauma of sexual assault and to feel ready to seek and stand up for justice defends a perpetrator while possibly fearing retaliation or shame, as one of our brave speakers shared in her talk entitled “No More Silence.” With the bipartisan passage of the Adult Survivors Act, The State of New York is an inspiration to all states and women everywhere to give women the opportunity to speak out, to speak out about the violence they have experienced and to seek the justice that has been denied them for too long to allow them to do so live the life they envision. The State of New York sends a clear message that abusers are held accountable, why speaking up is important and why the time to speak up is…now.”
Conversations at the Global 2022 October Speak Up Women Conference included discussions on the importance of speaking up at home, at work and for causes important to her, as well as conversations on overcoming sexual assault, self-care, the words that They use to speak up, the confidence, courage and commitment to speak up, Imposter Syndrome, Introverts and Extroverts, Unbinding DEI, Leadership Presence, Redefining Motherhood, Advocating for Self and Others, Voice and Validating the disabled, resilience, immigration and speaking up when it matters most – against all odds.
The program included eighteen lectures, ranging from keynotes by Ms. Wilkov, Karith FosterConference moderator, CEO at INVERSITY™ Solutions and author of the bestseller You can be perfect or you can be happy and Speak Up Women Conference 2022 Make A Difference Award winner Jessica Cording, nutritionist, health coach and two-time author, and Maureen Zappalaan award-winning speaker, author and founder of High Altitude Strategies, former NASA propulsion research engineer (aka “rocket scientist”).
Ms. Wilkov runs the Speak Up Women community platform, the #1 search result according to Google out of more than 1.2-3 trillion results for the search term “Speak Up Women”, ahead of Forbes, The Harvard Business Review, CNBC, Diversity Woman Magazine , The UN, The California Conference for Women and more. The Speak Up Women Community supports women’s empowerment and self-expression.
“Speak Up Women is the #1 resource for women who want to speak up for the life they envision in their lives. The speakers and sessions at our conferences and events, as well as the authors of the books and content in our quarterly subscription gift boxes, not only show every woman how it’s done, but what rewards await if they do it,” says Wilkov.
To learn more about the Speak Up Women community, conferences, events and quarterly subscription box program, go to https://www.SpeakUpWomen.com.
Around Jennifer S Wilkov
Jennifer S Wilkov is a multi-award-winning #1 international best-selling author, a TED/keynote speaker, a producer, an award-winning freelance writer, a respected book business and entertainment development consultant, and entrepreneur.
Jennifer ignites the flames of the human spirit in each viewer, empowering them to tell their stories, express them transparently, jump powerfully into their lives, and finally live the life they envision.
Her mission with Speak Up Women is to help women overcome their fear of speaking out, whether for a personal or professional goal or a social cause, through a series of virtual women’s conferences, events, a quarterly subscription gift box program and a community dedicated to women’s empowerment and self-expression. It’s a community for women to connect, collaborate, create and celebrate each other among colleagues and friends. It helps women connect with like-minded people to support shared interests, passions, and values.
Visit https://SpeakUpWomen.com for more information.
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