Want to be a NextGen speaker? Do you think you have what it takes to be selected?
At the Next Generation of Government Training Summit we aim to have a diverse, intelligent and experienced speakers. We are really excited for our 9th summit and are looking for great speakers working in or with government to help us build a compelling lineup.
Speaking at NextGen is an amazing experience and if you have ever attended, you know that the NextGen audience expects presentations with high energy. If you are thinking “I have a great story to share, should I submit my idea?,” then here are a few tips and guidelines to give you an idea of what we’re looking for.
For 20 minute keynote sessions, we’re looking for speakers that:
For our 10 minute lightning sessions, we’re looking for speakers that:
For our 60-90 minute breakout sessions, we’re looking for speakers that:
Now that you have an idea of what we’re looking for, here are a few helpful tips for crafting your speaker submission so that you get selected to speak.
Once you have those five things outlined, you are ready to apply to speak at NextGen!
When submitting your application, be as precise and descriptive as possible – the more direct you are, the easier it is for our team to understand exactly what you would like to speak about.
Let us know what other speaking experience that you have.
Be critical when choosing the duration and format of your session: 20 minute keynote, 10 minute lightning or 60-90 minute breakout session.
The Call for Speakers opens February 2, 2018 and closes on February 23, 2018. All speakers will be notified of their selection status the week of March 20. Sign up to be notified when our Call for Speakers for NextGen 2018 is open.
Thanks very much and we look forward to seeing you at NextGen!