Workshops & Sessions

The workshops and sessions at the IKAA Gatherings provide a time for participants to explore specific topics related to adoption, the adoptee experience, or the themes of the Gathering. Past sessions and topics have included birth family search, birth family reunion experiences, building relationships with birth family members post-reunion, Korea from a historical perspective, developments in domestic Korean adoption, working and living in Korea, Korean adoptees’ relationships with adoptive family, parenthood, exploring identity through art, LGBTQ discussion, DNA testing, and much more.  

IKAA G19 – Call for Proposals!
The IKAA G19 will feature a day of diverse workshop sessions. If you are interested in presenting or facilitating a session at the conference, please submit your proposal request to Tommy Gentzel no later than March 29th, 2019, in a Word or PDF format that follows the submission guidelines found in the link below.
Guidelines, details, and example workshop topics: IKAA G19 Call for Proposals
Submissions & Questions: Tommy Gentzel, tg[email protected]