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.

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Questions? Contact NACE Meetings & Events at, 610.625.1026.