Call For Proposals

Key Dates

Call Opens:
Friday, September 30

Deadline for Submission:
Monday, October 31

Submission Notifications:
Friday, January 20

Conference App

NACE16 App Coming Soon

Call for Proposals Is Open

Submission deadline is Monday, October 31, 2016 at 5 p.m. (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.

Submit Your Proposal

Registration Opening Soon! Contact for more information.

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.