Besides my lineup of speaking engagements, I am also an events producer of sexuality-related educational conferences, seminars, and workshops in the New York City area.

These are the upcoming events I have created:

I am the co-producer of the monthly Sexuality Speaker Series. This event, to be held on the 3rd Tues of the month, starting in Sep 2016, will feature leading thinkers and clinicians addressing a variety of relevant and noteworthy sexuality issues. Click on the link above for more details.

I am also the co-producer and organizer of the AltSex NYC Annual Conference. The 3rd annual event will be held this year on Fri April 27 at the Jerry Orbach Theater on W. 50th St, in the theater district. The entire day’s lineup is below. You can click on the link here to register or click on the “attend event button below the day’s schedule.

3rd Annual AltSex NYC Conference

Friday, April 27, 2018
8:45am – 6pm

Midtown Manhattan
The Jerry Orbach Theater
210 W 50th St
CEs available*

We are pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale for the 3rd AnnualAltSex NYC Conference—where clinicians, academics, and alt lifestyle community members will come together for a full day of sex-positive, alternative lifestyle affirmative, cutting edge research-based, and current practice-informed seminars and discussions presented by a stellar collection of New York City educators and mental health providers.


Speakers and Session Schedule At-A-Glance:  8:45 to 9AM — Welcome Address by Michael Aaron, PhD and Dulcinea Pitagora, MA, LMSW, MEd, CST

9 to 10AM — Buck Angel and Michael Giordano present Sexing the Transman: Exploring Transmasculine Sexualities and Identities

10 to 10:15AM — Break

10:15 to 10:45AM — Petra Zebroff and Pega Ren present Erotic Motivators and Partner Traits in Top/Bottom Orientations

10:45 to 11:15AM — Samuel Hughes presents Pathways to Becoming Kinky: Patterns and Idiosyncrasies in Kink Identity Development

11:15 to 11:30AM — Break

11:30 to 12PM — Stephanie Lykes presents “I Do See Color”: Shedding Light on Race Play

12 to 12:30PM — James Lawer presents Effective Use of BDSM within Adult Male Psychological Development: Three Case Studies

12:30 to 1PM — Samantha Manewitz presents Kink, Trauma, Transformation

1 to 2:30PM — Lunch off-site: Enjoy New York City’s Broadway Theater District!

2:30 to 3PM — Avigail Hurvitz-Prinz presents Sex and Sexuality of Formerly Ultra-Orthodox Jews: Defining Sexual Health

3 to 3:30PM — John Marchini presents From Sex Addiction to Kink Redemption: My Life as a Recovered Sex Addiction Therapist

3:30 to 3:45PM — Break

3:45 to 4:45PM — Herukhuti Williams present Beyond Sexual Identity Politics: The Bisexual as Sex Radical, Sacred Whore, and Revolutionary

4:45 to 5PM — Break

5 to 6PM — Panel Discussion (all speakers): Alt Sex and Individual Expression

produced by
Michael Aaron, PhD and Dulcinea Pitagora, MA, LMSW, MEd, CST

*PROGRAM APPROVED: The AltSexNYC Conference has been approved by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as a continuing education provider (# 0314) for licensed social workers. Attendees will receive 6 NYS SW CE Credits.

*PROGRAM APPROVED:  This program meets the requirements of the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) and is approved for 6 AASECT CE Credits. These CE Credits may be applied toward AASECT certification and renewal of certification.

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Midtown Manhattan

New York, NY