The American Humanist Association is now accepting speaker proposals for our 78th Annual Conference on June 7-9, 2019. Consecutive conference sessions will be held at the following universities:
Friday, June 7
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh
1:00 PM – 5:00 pm CDT at Rice University in Houston
Saturday, June 8
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT at Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn
12:00 PM – 4:00 pm PDT at Pitzer College outside Los Angeles
Sunday, June 9
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM EDT at University of Miami
This is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in the secular community, meet like-minded people, and gain visibility.
Please review the following guidelines before you apply. Proposals will be accepted through Friday, December 7, 2018.
All proposals will be reviewed by the event coordinator for overall quality, relevance to humanism & social justice, well-defined focus, practical applications of material, timeliness of the topic, and the speaker’s qualifications. Presentations are expected to provide valuable and quality educational presentations and engage the audience.
Please keep in mind that spots do fill up quickly, so submit your proposal as soon as possible.
Your topic should be relevant to humanism, science, social justice, religion, or similar topics. Presentations should be either one hour or thirty minutes in length, allotting for a brief session for question and answer. Length of presentations are subject to change. Each presentation will be provided a moderator to present the speaker/s and to moderate the Q&A portion.
To be considered please fill out the form below.
Alternatively, you may send your information by email to Melody Stringer, event coordinator, at email@example.com, by postal mail to 1821 Jefferson Place NW, Washington DC, 20036, or by fax at 202-238-9003 with the following information included:
Proposals will be accepted through Friday, December 7, 2018.