General Convention Speaker Proposal

Please complete the proposal form below. Once you have submitted successfully you will be redirected to a “thank you” message and you will receive an email confirming your submission.  Thanks!

Deadline for submission is January 3, 2020. We invite you to submit a proposal for a workshop for the 48th Annual NDSC Convention in New Orleans, LA, June 25-28, 2020. All proposals will be reviewed and considered by the Convention Planning Committee (CPC). Due to the volume of submissions, space and balance in programming, not all proposals will be accepted.
  • General Convention workshops are 90 minutes, including time for Q&A. Presentations should be interactive, relevant, practical and provide strategies or how-to's for attendees to take home and put to use.
  • If selected, this description will appear online and in print (250 words or less please).
  • Please provide three learning objectives for your presentation:
  • If yes, please list name, age, and your relationship
  • If selected, this description will appear online and in print (250 words or less please).
  • Drop files here or
  • Accepted file types: jpg, png, gif.
    Recent photo for use online and/or in print. 300x300 resolution preferred.
    If selected, workshops are audio-recorded and offered to attendees to listen and follow presentations through online access.
  • We do our best to honor requests for our presenters' audio-visual needs. Please answer the following so that we can be prepared should your proposal be selected.
  • All workshop rooms will have a laptop connected to a projector. Some presenters prefer to bring their own computer, especially if using embedded videos in their presentation. Please indicate your preference.
  • All rooms will have one additional handheld microphone, for audience members to ask questions.