Proposals due by Wednesday, February 15, 2017. Acceptance notifications sent out by March 6, 2017.

For questions and help, please contact the Conference Planning Committee,

* 1. What is your name?

* 2. At what email address would you like to be contacted?

* 3. What is your job title?

* 4. What is the name of your institution?

* 5. What is your proposed topic and title?

* 6. What presentation method will be used?

* 7. Proposal fits the following committee content (select all that apply). Sessions with overlapping content are encouraged.

* 8. Proposal is intended for the following career-level audience (please select all that apply)

* 9. Session Description Abstract (100 word max.) This is a summary of the proposed session. It should include a description of topics to be covered, format of the session, target level of experience to which the presentation will be directed and desired outcome for session attendees. The purpose of this session abstract is to enable conference attendees to determine which session they choose to attend. The strength and clarity of the description and objectives will increase the likelihood your proposal will be accepted by the committee.

* 10. Session Objectives (3 max.)

* 11. Presentation Proposal Detail (500 word max.). Proposals must be in English. Creativity and interactivity are important aspects that will be evaluated.

* 12. Are you willing to coordinate the session you propose?

* 13. Are you willing to moderate or participate as a panelist in this session?

* 14. Please list any other proposed speakers (in addition or in lieu of yourself) you have in mind for this session.

* 15. If you included names in Question 14, have you already or do you have confidence in your ability to personally secure this speaker for the conference?