Individuals with expertise in a particular area are encouraged to apply to moderate sessions. Moderators are subject matter experts who receive training on the conference technology and procedures and will coordinate with their pre-assigned presenter(s) in advance of the conference. 

December 15, 2022 is the deadline for moderator applications.
 
In addition, we encourage new practitioners who may not have the expertise yet to present or moderate, but who have an interest in participating in the Conference, to contact the Conference Committee at nosscr@nosscr.org regarding other opportunities to engage. 

To submit a proposal for a session, please use our Session Proposal form.
A. Moderator Information

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1. Contact Information

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2. Provide a biography of 65 words or less written in the third person.

B. Affiliation

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3. Mark all applicable:

C. Area of Expertise

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4. Which Path(s) are you interested in moderating?

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5. In which level(s) of the disability claims process are you highly skilled?
"Highly skilled" refers to an advanced practitioner who is competent to teach the subject matter and answer questions posed by other highly skilled professionals.

D. Format

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6. Which session formats are you willing to moderate:

E. Technology

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7. Are you willing to use the conference technology platform (iOS) to manage any questions and receive training prior to the conference?

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8. Many sessions will be recorded for on-demand, post-event viewing and/or live-streamed via a secure event portal.  Please indicate if you are willing to moderate a session that will be recorded and/or live-streamed.

F. Availability

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9. Indicate dates you will NOT be available during the conference.

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10. Are you available prior to the conference to:
  • Review the assigned presentation, 
  • Confer with your assigned presenters,
  • Receive moderator training, and
  • Receive training on the new conference iOS system?

G. Compensation Request

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11. Moderators may receive a waiver of the conference registration fee. Any other requests will be considered by the Conference Committee and/or the Scholarship and Awards Committee.

Indicate your requested moderator compensation package.

H. Information

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12. How did you hear about the conference?  Mark all that apply.

I. Other Factors

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13. Indicate any other factors you would like the Conference Committee to take into consideration when evaluating your application to moderate.

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14. Supporting documents may be uploaded if necessary.

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