Pro-Life Conference Will Highlight Use of Technology in the Movement

National   |   Steven Ertelt   |   Sep 23, 2003   |   9:00AM   |   WASHINGTON, DC

Pro-Life Conference Will Highlight Use of Technology in the Movement

by Paul Nowak Staff Writer
September 23, 2003

Dayton, OH ( — The Inaugural Pro-Life Science & Technology Symposium will take place May 1, 2004 in Dayton, Ohio.

The theme of the Symposium will be "Technology and Hope – Pro-Life Partners," and Fr. Frank Pavone of Priests for Life will deliver the keynote address.

The event is sponsored by the Pro-Life Technology Task Force, an organization of engineers and software developers seeking to expand the use of technology in the pro-life movement.

The Symposium will provide a forum for professional and technical members of the Pro-Life community to share information on topics including abortion, demographics, cloning, information technology, abstinence education impact, population genetics, stem cell research, genetic engineering, euthanasia, statistics, social sciences, pregnancy counseling impact, and use of computer technology.

The Pro-Life Technology Task Force is seeking topics and speakers who would like to contribute to the Symposium. Those who are interested should submit abstracts by November 15, 2003. There will also be a special section for college students to present their research projects.

More information on the Symposium and the Pro-Life Technology Task Force is available at the Symposium’s web site,