2017 Presentation Proposal
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re:con 2017 will be November 1-3, 2017 - Amway Grand Plaza Grand Rapids, MI. Please submit your proposal by Friday, April 3, 2017. If you have any questions or difficulty regarding the proposal please contact Renee Hall at rhall@maro.org. 
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Lead Presenter Information:

First Name:
Last Name:
Company Name:
Work Phone:
Email Address:
Address 1:
Address 2:
Postal Code:

If your proposal includes co-presenters, or a panel discussion - past experience has demonstrated that 1 - 4 presenters is the best fit for the time and format to allow all presenters adequate time to share their expertise - up to 3 co-presenters may be identified on the proposal. All communications will be coordinated through the Lead Presenter. If you have co-presenters, please make sure you share all convention information with them.

Presenter 2 - Name and Organization: 


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Presenter 3 - Name and Organization: 

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Presenter 4 - Name and Organization: 

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Presentation Title 


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Presentation Abstract 
Provide a presentation outline or content description.  Please limit to 50 words.

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Presentation level

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Learning Objectives
List at least 3 learning objectives.


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Please list three bibliographic sources you will reference in your presentation. 


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We attempt to group proposals by Program Track.  Which topic area describes your presentation?  (Check all that apply). 
Disability Policy
Employment Opportunities
Assistive Technology
Independent Living
Transition Services
Behavioral Health
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Preferred day.  Please note that we make every effort to accommodate these preferences, but cannot guarantee date requested.

No Preference
Thursday November 2
Friday November 3
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An A/V cart with an LCD projector and screen is provided in each room.  Presenters are asked to provide their own laptop.  If you are requesting additional equipment, please note below.  If not, please indicate "None." 

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Have you previously presented at re:con?
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Please provide a brief biography of the lead presenter as it relates to this presentation (relevant work experience and education, for example).  

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Will you be distributing materials to attendees during your session?

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If you require a reasonable accommodation to present, please describe the accommodation requested in the box below. If none, indicate "none" in box. 

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Thank you for taking the time to submit a presentation proposal to re:con - the convention of new beginnings; the Program Committee appreciates your interest in our event, and your effort in preparing the submission.  All applicants will be notified via e-mail within 60 days of the submission deadline regarding their proposal status.

Proposals must be submitted by April 3, 2017 to be considered.