We are seeking proposals from speaker candidates on a range of topics. After receiving and reviewing proposals, we will select the candidates who best represent the objectives of Conclave in Louisville, KY, May 1–3, 2023.
All proposals will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
The overall quality of the proposal, including completeness of the form
Timeliness of topic and relevance of topic to the American Gem Society (AGS) community
Experience and/or presentation skill(s) of proposed speaker(s)
Attendee feedback on topic and/or speaker based on previous event surveys
While writing the description of your session, please consider who should attend your session, why they should attend, and the things they will learn.
If you have a submission for consideration, please fill out the following. Submissions received before September 30, 2022, will be reviewed, and you will receive a status update by October 28, 2022. All proposals submitted past the deadline will be reviewed after October 28, 2022.