Request for proposals for CMED 2021 and Director’s Institute

Conference on Management, Executive and Professional Development Programs, November 2-4, Virtual Online

and Director’s Institute, November 18-20, 2021, Boca Raton, Florida

The Advisory Board will be meeting in early August to plan the 2021 conference and the Director’s Institute. If you would like to present a session, recommend a keynote, or propose a new idea, please complete this form no later than July 19th, 2021. You will receive acknowledgement of proposal receipt within two business days. If not, please send your questions to or call 763-656-3527
Except for Keynotes, all presenters must be full time university employees working in the executive, continuing education and/or professional development area.
Please keep in mind that all presenters (except Keynotes) are expected to pay the conference fee and are not reimbursed for any expenses. Only keynote presenters for face-to-face Director’s Institute are reimbursed for coach-class airfare (if they do not reside locally), taxi from and to the airport, up to two nights at the hotel and can attend the conference at no fee.

Please complete this form:

This is a proposal for a:

Session Topic/Title.

One-liner summary (25-30 words).

Brief Description (150-200 words).

What attendees can expect to gain from this session (3-5 bullet points, total 100-250 words).

Professional Experience of Audience attending conference session (mark all that apply).

Type of Relevant Programming (mark all that apply).

Primary content/subject of session (mark at least one but no more than three).


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