Presenters & Panelists: Proposal Submission

Call for Proposals:

Deans and Assistant and Associate Deans from CCAS Member Institutions are cordially invited to submit proposals for presentations at the CCAS 2017 Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado.  Proposal Deadline: April 15, 2017.

Proposal Submission Form:

Guidelines for Proposals:

  • Proposals must include title, abstract, intended session outcomes, and information on all presenters and must be submitted using the SurveyMonkey link above.
  • Proposals may, but are not required to, address one of the outlined themes and sub-themes.
  • Approximately 25 concurrent sessions will be identified, including sessions submitted on behalf of CCAS Standing Committees, Critical Issue Forums, and additional sessions targeting a diverse array of CCAS member institutions and participants.
  • Session formats are now more flexible, with the following proposed modalities:
    • Traditional Panel of 3
    • Expert Presenter (could be a dean with scholarly expertise, or outside expert)
    • Point/Counterpoint
    • Paired Theory/Practice Presentations (either in single presentation or back-to-back presentations)
    • Author Meets Critic
    • Other formats will be considered

Important Notes for Presenters:

  • Presenters must be CCAS Members at the time of the CCAS 2017 Annual Meeting, unless special permission is granted (for external experts).
  • Presenters must be registered for the CCAS 2017 Annual Meeting for the day of their scheduled presentation, if they are not registered for the full conference.
  • Presenters will be provided with a PowerPoint presentation template; slides will be collected by October 23, 2017. 
  • All presentations must include session take-aways or outcomes.
  • Laptops are not available; presenters must bring their own laptops and clicker devices.
  • Presenters must indicate audiovisual needs prior to August 1, 2017.  Options include internet access, screen, projector, and microphones (lapel, podium, and handheld).