Speaker Proposal Form

The Science Council and Fine Arts Council Joint Conference
The #FirstSTEAM Conference will be held on Friday October 21, 2022 from 9-3:30 and Saturday October 22, 2022 from 9-3:30.
You are invited to submit a proposal to share your work, expertise and knowledge with other educators from across Alberta. We are looking for contributors willing to share their expertise on topics related to STEAM, Fine Arts and Science. Sessions will be 60 minutes in length.  Speakers receive a $200 honourarium, which can be applied towards their conference registration.
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* 1. Presenter Contact Details:

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* 2. Presenter Bio (500 character maximum):

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* 3. Session Title (100 character maximum):

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* 4. Session Description (500 character maximum):

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* 5. Session Subject Links (check all that apply):

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* 6. Intended Audience (check all that apply):

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* 7. If your session has a limited capacity, how many teachers can participate? (If there's no limit, please leave this question blank.)

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* 8. Please provide the names and email addresses of any additional speakers who will be co-presenting with you.

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* 9. Will your session attendees be required to pay materials fees? Please indicate the amount you will be charging (fees will be collect upon attendee registration and reimburse you with your honorarium) and what the fees are being collected for:

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* 10. Preferred Room Set-up and special considerations

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* 11. Would you be willing to present your session more than once? (all sessions will be 60 minutes in length)

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* 12. Total remuneration will be an honourarium of $200.00 per session, unless otherwise arranged by conference organizers. Presenters who wish to attend other sessions or take part in conference events or meals will be required to register for the conference. You are able to apply your honoraria to the registration cost directly, to do so, please contact president@fineartsata.ca for coding. 

Have you read and understood the above?

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* 13. You are responsible for booking your own accommodation and no mileage will be provided for your transportation to the conference.

Have you read and understood the above?

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* 14. At this point, it is hard to predict what gathering restrictions and public health orders may be in effect in Alberta in October 2022. Given our need to ensure the health and safety of all conference attendees, if public health restrictions are re-enacted in the fall, will you be able to provide the Association with either proof of your COVID-19 vaccination, documentation of medical exemption, or a negative rapid test if required?

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* 15. Is there anything else that we need to know about this session proposal?

Submit your proposal by clicking the button below. Proposals will be accepted until June 30, 2022. If your proposal is accepted, you will be sent an offer letter and contract by email. If you have any questions, please contact Stacy Kelba at president@fineartsata.ca

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