April 14 - 16, 2020 | Atlanta, GA

Thank you for offering to share your time and talent with the child nutrition community in April 2020! Please complete the following preconference training academy  proposal application for the National CACFP Sponsors Association Conference April 14-16, 2020 in Atlanta, GA. Preconference Training Academies are four-hour, deep-dive sessions with limited attendance. 

For programming consideration, this application must be completed in full. Each presenter must have a biography completed.

The NCA conference committee will review all submissions submitted by Wednesday, September 11 at noon CST. Applicants will be notified of the status of their preconference training academy proposal by October.

For more information about presenter guidelines view the speaker agreement. To see a list of preconference training academies accepted and presented last year, view the sessions HERE. If you have questions or would like to confirm receipt, contact us at conference@cacfp.org.

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PRECONFERENCE TRAINING ACADEMY DETAILS

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* 2. Preconference Training Academy Description. If your proposal is accepted, your description will be published online and in the conference program. We reserve the right to edit your submission.

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* 3. What are the 2 - 3 key points of this training?

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* 4. What are the 2 - 3 things the attendee will walk away with?

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* 5. Outline of your four-hour session, including objectives and main points you plan to cover.

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* 6. Choose the statement that best describes the purpose of the training. 

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* 7. Audience

Which of these organizations will have staff members who will want to attend your workshop?

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* 8. Please rank the level of CACFP experience needed to benefit from attendance at this workshop.

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* 9. Attendees value presenters who actively engage their audience. Will this training be interactive?

PRESENTING DETAILS

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* 10. Preconference Training Academy attendance at the NCA conference does require pre-registration by attendees. Rooms will be set classroom-style and attendance may range from 10 to 100+ attendees depending on topic interest. Are you able to adapt your workshop to the expected attendance (which will be shared with you several weeks prior to the conference based on attendee registration)?

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* 11. Rooms, as mentioned above, will be set classroom-style. If your presentation works better in another room set-up style i.e. round tables, theater, demo equipment, etc., please list consideration here.  
Further requests can be emailed to conference@cacfp.org through December 31, 2019 or may not be accomodated.

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* 12. All presenters are responsible for making and paying for their own hotel and travel expenses. Presenters who wish to attend the conference sessions and networking opportunities, will also need to register for the conference at registration fees in effect at time of registration.

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* 13. Presenters should provide an adequate number of handouts based on the attendee workshop survey results emailed prior to the conference. Presenters are also asked to submit an electronic copy of their presentation and handouts in PDF format by Monday, February 17, 2020 for publishing on our website.

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* 14. Sales, product promotion, and commercial solutions are NOT allowed during general conference presentations.

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* 15. Preconference Training Academies will be scheduled on Monday, April 13 from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST or on Tuesday, April 14 from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm EST. Please indicate your availability to present during either of these times. 

Workshops with maximum flexibility will be given priority.

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* 16. Workshop presenters will be offered standard audio-visual support which will include a podium microphone, projector, screen, and power cord. We do not provide computers for presentations, so please plan to bring your own. 

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* 17. Internet access for presenters and other A/V support may be available if requested when submitting this proposal. If your presentation will not work without internet or additional A/V support than the standard listed above, please enter your requests below. Internet cannot be provided for attendees.

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* 18. If you know anyone we should reach out to for conference sponsorship and/or exhibitor opportunities, please list their name, organization, email and/or phone number.

PRESENTER INFORMATION

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* 19. Primary Presenter or Panel Moderator

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* 20. Primary Presenter Credentials (Choose all that apply)

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* 21. First time applying to present at NCNC? Share a brief resume.
Tell us about yourself. Include professional and educational background relating to your presentation and prior speaking experience.

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* 22. Primary Presenter or Panel Moderator Short Bio

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* 23. Co-Presenter:

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* 24. Co-Presenter Credentials (Choose all that apply)

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* 25. Co-Presenter first time applying to present at NCNC? Share a brief resume.
Tell us about yourself. Include professional and educational background relating to your presentation and prior speaking experience.

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* 26. Co-Presenter Short Bio

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* 27. Panelist (1):

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* 28. Panelist (1) Credentials (Choose all that apply)

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* 29. Panelist (1) first time applying to present at NCNC? Share a brief resume.
Tell us about yourself. Include professional and educational background relating to your presentation and prior speaking experience.

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* 30. Panelist (1) Short Bio

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* 31. Panelist (2):

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* 32. Panelist (2) Credentials (Choose all that apply)

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* 33. Panelist (2) first time applying to present at NCNC? Share a brief resume.
Tell us about yourself. Include professional and educational background relating to your presentation and prior speaking experience.

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* 34. Panelist (2) Short Bio

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* 35. Panelist (3):

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* 36. Panelist (3) Credentials (Choose all that apply)

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* 37. Panelist (3) first time applying to present at NCNC? Share a brief resume.
Tell us about yourself. Include professional and educational background relating to your presentation and prior speaking experience.

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* 38. Panelist (3) Short Bio

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* 39. Panelist (4):

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* 40. Panelist (4) Credentials (Choose all that apply)

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* 41. Panelist (4) first time applying to present at NCNC? Share a brief resume.
Tell us about yourself. Include professional and educational background relating to your presentation and prior speaking experience.

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* 42. Panelist (4) Short Bio

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