Speaker Resource Center

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Conference Dates: February 24-28, 2018
Location: Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

Thank you for interest in teaching at WPPI. We know preparing for a presentation takes considerable time and thought. The Speaker Resource Center will provide assistance in helping you with your efforts. We have developed forms and tips to help us both succeed in providing the best possible industry education. As an instructor at the conference, you are making a difference! The sessions will provide all attendees with various levels of experience (basic to advance) with new and creative ideas and tools to implement in their own practices. The Speaker Resource Center is intended to guide you through the planning steps, keep you on track with important deadlines and provide staff contact information should you need additional assistance.

WPPI 2018 Call for Session Proposals

The Call for Papers is now closed; thank you for your submissions!

Your Commitment to Teach

It is an honor and a privilege to be asked to teach at WPPI. By sharing your expertise, you make a valuable contribution to the profession’s field of knowledge and to the individual learning of our participants.

Please view this opportunity as a commitment like any other and ensure that you are able to deliver the session by securing the support of your sponsor(s) if applicable and managing your schedule and clients to keep this time open. We understand that things do happen and appreciate your advance notice in the event of extreme circumstances that prevent your attendance.

Presentation Requirements

WPPI requires a complete title, description, headshot, biography and complete panel if applicable when you submit your session online. Please also include any sponsorship details. You can submit all assets within the Call for Proposal portal.

What is the dress attire for the conference?

Business or Business casual is appropriate for the conference.

Presentation Tips

Click here for a few helpful hints for teaching at a conference.

As an instructor of WPPI you are welcome to mention your products or sponsor products but you should not “hard sell” or push a particular product throughout the entire session.

Registration Count

Instructors are welcome to contact us to find out their registration count. It is recommended that you request this information no sooner than 30 days from the opening. Please contact Theresa Raffetto for the most up-to-date information.

Questions?

If you have any questions, regarding your session, please contact Theresa Raffetto. If you have questions regarding on-site logistics, contact Laura Caskey.