Introduction and Presenter Acceptance

The 2020 Southern Region Conference committee is now accepting submissions for speaking engagements for the event April 29- May 1, 2020 in Fort Worth, Texas. 

All sessions are 60 minutes in length and rooms will be set half theater/half classroom style. 
Please note the sessions are to be educational in nature. Sales, product, or marketing presentations will not be accepted.


All speakers must register for the conference. A discount of $75 will be offered to selected speakers for full conference registrations. No compensation will be provided for expenses, travel, or lodging.

Panel discussions are encouraged and primary preference will be given to:
  1. Proposals that include students, teachers, or administrators. 
  2. Related/connected to the conference theme.
  3. Offer a fresh perspective.
  4. Are relevant and of interest to a wide audience.
  5. Have measurable and achievable learning objectives.
Speakers notified on/about: January 15, 2020

Presenter Acceptance

Each speaker, including all co-speakers agree to the terms below when submitting a presentation.

I will participate in this program and understand my submission indicates my commitment to participate, my permission for A4LE and its agents to use my name and to reproduce and distribute all or selected portions of my presentation in printed, audio video or electronic format. I hereby waive all right of payment for this license.

I further agree to register and pay for the conference and to notify any co-presenters of this same obligation.

I understand that A4LE will provide a projector, screen, microphone, and speakers for the room. I further understand that I am required to supply a laptop or device with applicable adapters to run my presentation.

Additional equipment needs must be submitted and will be at my expense. The Association for Learning Environments will make every effort to accommodate special requests; however, we do not guarantee it. I also understand there is a charge for a room change, additional equipment and that if I change the room from the original set up the charge will be at my personal expense. Rooms will be set in half theater, half classroom settings.

PRESENTATIONS: Presentations for posting to the website for attendees are due 2 weeks prior to the event in a PDF format totaling no more than 10 MG. Anything received after the deadline will be posted as quickly as possible post event.