AACSB Conference Presenters

Become a Presenter: Submit a Proposal

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Expectations for Confirmed Conference Presenters

Review speaker packet and return all required information by the noted deadline(s). Please follow the schedule so that your presentation and information can be included in the conference materials and posted on the AACSB International Website in a timely manner.

Conference Presenter Required Materials:

  • Signed Speaker Contract
  • Biography (100 words or less)
  • PowerPoint Presentation
  • Session Information / Audiovisual Request Form
  • Conference Registration / Travel Form
  • Session Learning Objectives (3-4)

All session materials must be submitted to AACSB International by the noted deadline(s). Conference cover page and AACSB International logo should be included in every presentation.

Confirmed speakers will be solely responsible for conducting the session approved by AACSB International.

Session topic ideas and learning objectives should not be changed once submitted except for editing by AACSB International.

Interactive session format conducive to adult learning. Sessions are intended to deepen the understanding of initiatives, models and processes, and to translate an institutions' experience into learning that can be adapted and replicated.

Speakers need to relate information to the diverse range of schools represented in the AACSB International membership. Schools strive to be recognized in a for serving a regional market, research orientation, etc. Topics that speakers may address are: missions, size, location, outreach (regional/state, national/international), resources, etc.

AACSB International will record some sessions. Therefore, the facilitator/presenter agreement needs to be signed. For the purpose of recording, all speakers in the session need to use the supplied microphones throughout the session. Presenters will be notified in advance if the session is being recorded.

The audience will evaluate all sessions. Sessions are evaluated on overall presentation, content, usefulness, and facilitator/presenter topic knowledge.

Conference Logistical Information

Presentation rooms will be equipped with the following standard package:

  • Projection Screen
  • Microphone(s) (as needed)
  • Standing Podium
  • Slide Advancer
  • LCD Projector

Any special requests should be indicated on the presenter agreement form and returned to AACSB International by the deadline.