Over 40 sessions and workshops for attorneys, innocence organization administrators, exonerees, and other guests. For a full list of sessions for the 2016 Innocence Network conference, view the Schedule at a Glance

Bryan Stevenson, founder & executive director of Equal Justice Initiative, and 2015 Champion of Justice award winner, addressing the 2015 Network Conference in Orlando. 

From left to right, Justin Brooks, executive director of California Innocence Project, Michael Hanline, who served 36 years in prison for a crime he did not commit, and Michael Semanchik, staff attorney at California Innocence Project.

2016 Conference

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2015 Conference

Click here to see pictures and learn more about last year’s Network Conference in Orlando.

Last year

Please contact Norah Scanlan with any questions about conference registration.


The Innocence Scholarship Working Group is seeking high quality social science and legal scholarship to be presented at the 2016 Innocence Network Conference. Papers must be in English and should touch upon the multifaceted causes, implications, and/or remedies of wrongful conviction. Please submit a title and paper proposal of no more than 200 words to the committee by February 1, 2016.


Hyatt Regency San Antonio Riverwalk
123 Losoya Street
San Antonio, Texas, USA, 78205
Tel: +1 210 222 1234 , Fax: +1 210 227 4925


The 2015 Innocence Network Conference


The 2015 Innocence Network Conference took place on Thursday, April 30 – Saturday, May 2 in Orlando, Florida. Over 500 guests attended, including exonerees, exonerees’ family and friends, staff from Innocence Network member organizations, students, public interest lawyers and other members of the general public. 


The conference included powerful plenary and breakout sessions, highlighted by speeches from award winners Radley Balko (Journalism Award), Edward Blake (Lifetime Achievement Award), and Bryan Stevenson (Champion of Justice Award).


Looking for conference session materials and
information? Head over to our topi page where
you can access that and much more!


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Pictures from last year’s conference



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