2017- Ninth Annual TransOhio Transgender and Ally Symposium

Symposium Registration Link: ( Copy and paste into your browser)


Sponsorships for the Symposium (click on link below)


Workshop proposal form (clink on link below)

2017 Symposium – Workshop Proposal form

WORKSHOP PROPOSALS DUE by March 10, 2017 at 6:oo PM . Please note that at this time the Symposium is fully slated with workshops but we will still take applications to be on reserved list in case of cancellations etc. Please send all forms to melissa@transohio.org

Thank you !

Greetings and welcome to the website page devoted to the 2017 TransOhio Transgender and Ally Symposium to be held at the Ohio State University Student Union on April 28-30, 2017. All forms and information pertaining to the conference will be listed and available on this page.  Please note that the theme for the Symposium has been announced as “Trans Activism: Reaching Underserved Communities”

HOTEL INFORMATION: The Hampton Inn and Suites- Columbus- University Area has been selected as host hotel for the Symposium and special rates are available as well as hotel shuttle to and from the site of Symposium. YOU MUST MENTION THE GROUP CODE “TT4” when making the reservation at the hotel. Call 614- 268-8700 to make your reservations !

TRansOhio will not turn away anyone in the community who wishes to attend the Symposium but lacks the funds to do so. Please apply for scholarship using form below.  Scholarship Application for attendees – fill out and return to melissa@transohio.org 

2017 Symposium Scholarship Application

TransOhio announced on the following the keynote presenters and speakers for the 9th Annual Symposium:

Chanel Haley- Activist and Transgender Inclusion Coordinator for Georgia Equality.

Masen Davis a long time transgender activist now working for the Gill Foundation.

 Dr. Cecile A. Unger of the Center for LGBT Care at the Cleveland Clinic.

We will also be having presenters from NCTE and Equality Ohio and many others. 


The Schedules for the 2017 Ninth Annual TransOhio Transgender and Ally Symposium are set forth below. Please note they are always subject to some change due to cancellations etc. although we have requested that presenters honor their statements on the applications that the times and days which they have selected will be acceptable. We have nearly 85 workshops over three days!

CEU’s and CLE’s available

Providers Day Schedule- Friday , April 28, 2017 

Providers Day Schedule

General Symposium Schedule for Saturday April 29, 2017 

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General Symposium Schedule for Sunday April 30, 2017 

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REVISED Schedules effective 04/27/17

Also look for more updates and information on Symposium through our Facebook page for the TransOhio Transgender and Ally Symposium.