Nonprofit Chamber of Service Request for 2020 Presenter Proposals
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The Nonprofit Chamber of Service is seeking presenters for our 2020 conference and annual programming. We are seeking presenters and facilitators to share innovative ideas, inspiring messages, and skill-enhancing methods that empower nonprofits to be more effective and entrepreneurial, thereby increasing their ability to fulfill their mission and impact the quality of life in Kansas. Topics should be educational, noncommercial and provide value to a wide-ranging group of attendees.  Dates and locations will be decided once the final schedule has been issued. Applicants may submit proposals for multiple topics or programs.  Most events will allow 50 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for Q&A. We will have some opportunities to offer all day or half-day workshops as well as opportunities for conference keynote.
Speaker Responsibilities Include: 
* Have competencies in high-quality, educational presentations and workshop facilitation tailored to audience 
* If applicable, engage attendees with a short 5-minute group activity as well as audience participation and discussion 
* Provide practical learning/tips that audience members can employ in their organizations
* Arrive to presentation 15-minutes early to check technology setup and room layout 
* Provide an opportunity to respond to questions and network with attendees post-event 
* Coordinate with staff regarding any special equipment or speaker needs 
* Ensure the session is not perceived as an infomercial 
* Complete the Speaker Request for Proposal form in order to be eligible
Please provide contact information.

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First Name:
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Company Name:
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On which of the following would you like for your presentation to be considered for? (Please select all events in which you are interested in presenting.)  

Lunch Workshop 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Board University Session 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Workshop - Half Day 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Workshop - All Day 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Conference Breakout
Conference Keynote
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If interested in presenting for Board University please select the dates and topics you are available and qualified to present.
Board University: Ten Basic Responsibilities of Nonprofit Board Members
Board University: The Chair's Role in Leading the Nonprofit Board
Board University: Financial Responsibilities of the Nonprofit Board
Board University: Fundraising and the Nonprofit Board
Board University: Evaluation and the Nonprofit Board
Board University: Creating Strong Board-Staff Partnerships
Board University: How to Help Your Board Govern More & Manage Less
Board University: Creating an Effective Nonprofit Board
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Area of Expertise/Topic - Please describe the speaker's area of expertise and why you would be relevant for speaking at the event that you choose. Please keep in mind that this is not a promotional pitch for the presenters, but an opportunity to showcase your particular area of expertise. 

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Title of Presentation


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Presentation Overview (What would the audience learn?  What practical tips, guidance, and outcomes will attendees be able to implement by attending?)


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Target audience for presentation.

Executive Directors
Chief Financial Officers
Development Directors
Human Resources
Volunteer Managers
Board Members
Start-up Nonprofits
Small Nonprofits
Large Nonprofits
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A/V Requirements. 

Projector and Screen
Audio Speakers
Internet Access
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Speaker Bio - Highlight relevant features of your career, experience and/or education, as well as your experience as a speaker. It should not describe company products or services. Include any website and/or article links.


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Proposed PR Blurb - Please provide a short blurb that may be used on the website and in other Nonprofit Chamber of Service promotions for the presentation.


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