The First International Conference on Greyhound Advocacy

Saturday, October 15th, 2016 · The Seagate Hotel

We are proud to announce the first-ever International Conference on Greyhound Advocacy! This historic event will bring together notable greyhound advocates, lawmakers, and humane leaders from around the world.

This one-of-a-kind event will be held at the sunny Seagate Hotel in Delray Beach, Florida on Saturday, October 15th. There will be panel discussions during the day, followed by a reception and keynote dinner.

Speakers will include lawmakers, pioneers of the adoption movement, leaders of national humane organizations, and greyhound advocates from Australia, Belgium, Great Britain, Hong Kong, Italy, Macau, Spain, and the United States.

greyhounds on the beach If you would like to stay at The Seagate, the hotel is offering a group discount of $189 per night. To take advantage of this rate, please reference the GREY2K USA Worldwide Conference when booking your room.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet advocates from all over the world and hear them speak about the fight to protect greyhounds. It is also a chance for us to connect and learn from each other. Come spend time in this beautiful setting and take part in our important symposium!

Learn from some of the best advocates helping greyhounds.

Wayne Pacelle Christine Dorchak, Esq. Kelly Faircloth Representative Matt Gaetz Lisa Chalk
Keynote Speaker
Wayne Pacelle
President and CEO, The Humane Society of the United States
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Christine Dorchak
President, GREY2K USA Worldwide
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Kelly Faircloth
President, Greyhound Rescue and Adoption of Tampa Bay
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Rep. Matt Gaetz
Florida state lawmaker
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Lisa Chalk
Director of Communications, Animals Australia
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Eric Jackson Paul Littlefair Albano Martins Herve Marysael Representative Jared Evan Moskowitz
Eric Jackson
Director, Greyhound Companions of New Mexico
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Paul Littlefair
Head of International, RSPCA, UK
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Albano Martins
President, ANIMA Macau
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Hervé Marysael
President, Greyhounds Rescue Belgium
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Rep. Jared Evan Moskowitz
Florida state lawmaker
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Heather Neil Karina O'Carroll Fermin Perez Chloe Waterman Lucina Read
Heather Neil
Chief Executive Officer, RSPCA, Australia
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Karina O'Carroll
Animal Welfare Education Manager, Animals Asia
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Fermín Pérez
Founder, Scooby Shelter
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Chloë Waterman
Senior Manager, State Legislative Strategy, ASPCA Government Relations
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Lucinda Read
Director and co-founder, Greyhound Compassion
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Maria Sachs Stefania Traini Jeroen van Kernebeek Marilyn Varnberg
Senator Maria Sachs
Florida state senator
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Stefania Traini
President and co-founder, Pet Levrieri
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Jeroen van Kernebeek
Australian Director, GREY2K USA Worldwide
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Marilyn Varnberg
President and co-founder, Greyhound Adoptions of Florida
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Don’t miss this important opportunity to mix and mingle with greyhound advocates from around the globe!

Questions? Contact GREY2K USA Worldwide via email at or call 781-488-3526.

Please note: A $35 administrative fee will be charged for cancelling any conference registration through August 1, 2016. Unfortunately, we cannot issue refunds after August 1, 2016.



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