Present a Session in 2013
Thank you for your interest in presenting during the worldâ€™s largest conference on volunteering and service. The call for presenters process has ended. Acceptance and declination letters will be sent to applicants in January. If you have any questions in the meantime, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Tracks and Programming
We are accepting proposals for 90-minute workshops aligned with the following content areas. Tracks are subject to change based on the quality of proposals.
Business Focus on new and current frameworks, tools and strategies to increase employee volunteerism and retain corporate participation in service, service-learning and community development.
Economic Opportunity Explore proven methods and programs that help individuals and communities increase their financial stability and access to housing and employment opportunities.
Excellence in Education Demonstrate how to use civic engagement, service and service-learning as part of a comprehensive strategy to increase graduation rates and improve students' academic performance.
Leadership Highlight strong leaders who foster the next great generation, people who integrate service into the definition of citizenship and ensure a strong future for civic engagement despite the political, social or economic climate.
National Service Strengthen programs funded through the Corporation for National and Community Service.
Emergency Preparedness and Response Explore best practices and results-driven solutions in community-based disaster mitigation, preparation, response and recovery.
Nonprofit Capacity Building Bolster the effectiveness of organizations in any economic landscape through data mining and management, meaningful volunteer experiences, innovative thinking and digital engagement.
Service Innovation Explore issues and burning questions from across the service sector; focus on new ways to connect with and engage individuals in a meaningful ways in person and online.
Veterans and Military Families Share best practices, strategies and proven program models to serve and engage veterans and military families as volunteers.
Volunteer Management Equip organizations to achieve their mission by fundamentally leveraging volunteers and their skills, with a focus on effectiveness, impact and retention.
Youth Service and Leadership Equip youth leadership practitioners to empower young leaders to make their mark on the world.