Call For Proposals

Key Dates

Call Opens:
Friday, September 30

Deadline for Submission:
Wednesday, November 2

Submission Notifications:
Thursday, January 26

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Call for Proposals Is Closed

Submission deadline is Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 11:59PM ET

The NACE 2017 Conference & Expo will feature 80-plus learning workshops, unlimited networking opportunities, and a world-class Expo Hall.

Help shape the program for NACE 2017. We're looking for presenters who can explore cutting-edge topics, highlight the latest trends, and discuss best practices in career services and university relations and recruiting. You can facilitate a traditional workshop or lead an interactive session.

The 2017 Annual Conference Committee is seeking proposals that:
  • Encourage opportunities for learner engagement.
  • Demonstrate application to the work of participants.
  • Are based on or supported by research.
  • Contain new ideas and are on the cutting edge of the profession.
  • Stimulate and provoke discussion.
Use the following links to prepare your proposal:
  • Got Questions? Find your answers here.
  • Print out the submission form in advance to view the questions.
  • How does the NACE 2017 Conference Committee score the proposals? See the scoring guidelines here.
  • View the format options for presentation your session.
  • Find tips to get started developing your proposal.
  • Are you ready to submit your proposal? Use this checklist to ensure all of the required information is ready for submission.

Questions? Contact NACE Meetings & Events at, 610.625.1026.


Early-Bird Rate
through March 1, 2017
Standard Rate
after March 1, 2017
Conference Registration Member Nonmember Member Nonmember
Full Conference $925 $1,385 $995 $1,445
One-Day Conference $460 $695 $495 $725
Conference Registration
One-Day Conference
Early-Bird Rate
through March 2, 2016
Standard Rate
after March 2, 2016
Member Nonmember Member Nonmember
$925 $1,385 $995 $1,445
$460 $695 $495 $725

Expand your learning: Register for a preconference workshop!

Make your hotel and travel reservations today!

Questions? Visit the NACE17 FAQ or contact the NACE Meetings & Events Team at or 610-625-1026.