SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes will lead a white-collar crime round table as well as participate in a strategic dialogue on overcoming human labor trafficking at the prestigious 6th annual Concordia Summit on September 19th at the Grand Hyatt New York.
The two-day Concordia Summit was established to address global challenges through the lens of public-private partnerships. Topics will include the global migration and refugee crisis, transnational responses to cyber security and international terrorism, global women’s empowerment, collaboration in cancer research, energy in the Americas, a humane and secure global food supply, and labor and human trafficking, among other global issues.
“Those who know me and my priorities as Utah’s attorney general understand my passion and commitment to eradicate human trafficking as well as prevent white-collar crime, which destroys so many lives nationwide,” explained Utah Attorney General Reyes. “The Concordia Summit is a premier, private-public policy partnership opportunity. I am honored to participate and share my perspective alongside so many of the world’s most respected leaders.”
Participants in this year's Concordia Summit include Hon. Madeleine Albright, former U.S. Secretary of State; José María Aznar López, former President of Spain; Irina Bokova, director general, UNESCO; Tom Brokaw, special correspondent, NBC News; and Andrew Liveris, president, chairman, and chief executive officer, The Dow Chemical Company, to name just a few.
Since its inception in 2011, the Concordia Summit has brought together over 3,000 participants, including 40 current and former heads of state, 450 international and Fortune 500 C-suite executives, prominent nonprofit leaders, and senior Congressional and Administration officials. Press can register for credentials at https://www.concordia.net/press-registration-2016; follow the Summit on social media using #Concordia16.
Concordia is a 501(c)(3) organization that enables public-private partnerships to create a more prosperous and sustainable future. As equal parts convener, campaigner, and idea incubator, Concordia is creating a new model for how a nonpartisan, nonprofit can have a global impact. Learn more at http://www.concordia.net.
ABOUT UTAH ATTORNEY GENERAL SEAN REYES
The Honorable Sean D. Reyes is the 21st Attorney General and first ethnic minority elected statewide in Utah. Reyes has received wide praise for regaining public trust and successfully handling some of the most important cases in the state’s history. He has helped lead the fight on issues like human trafficking, in which he volunteered for an undercover assignment to take down a large child sex trafficking ring in South America. He has been lauded by legislators from both sides of the aisle for his work ethic and legal skill and won praise from the Governor, judges, law enforcement and everyday citizens for increased excellence and transparency in the office. Learn more at seanreyes.com.