Location: Quest Conference Center, 8405 Pulsar Pl, Columbus, OH 43240
Date created: Mar 5, 2020
Important Info! All submissions and applicants are expected to abide by our Code of Conduct.
Who Should Apply You! We welcome speakers of all experience levels and backgrounds. Your technical AND non-technical experience is valuable to the community! As a speaker you can submit maximum 4 Proposals.
Format We have two options available for speakers to submit proposals for: Workshops (Day 1): 4 hr duration in length, focused on hands on instruction in a classroom style setting.Sessions (Day 2): 50 minutes in length, standard presentation formatThemes and Levels of Expertise We are looking for talks at all experience levels.
Help solve a common challenge or sharpen our skills Alert us to new or neglected challenges
Present us with new, important information
Make our daily lives easier
Help us achieve better work/life balance
Encourage or guide new developers
Show experienced professionals how to lift up new and aspiring developers
Demonstrate something unique or entertaining
Speaker Selection ProcessRead through this Call for Proposals (reach out if you need help or have questions!) (required).Submit a completed application by Call for Proposals end date (required).If you will need financial assistance, reach out to our CFP team before proposal end date. While we cannot guarantee any level of assistance, we will do all that we can based upon available sponsorship and ticket dollars.Our review team will go through the abstracts in anonymous mode. Speaker details will be hidden to our review team during the process.We will announce first round of speakers by 04/27/2020 and final round of speakers by 05/04/2020.See you at the conference on 08/13/2020 - 08/14/2020!
Speaker Perks & Accommodations Speakers will receive a free admission to JS&Friends Conference and Workshops (both days).
Financial Assistance In order to keep admission prices as low as possible for our second year, we strongly encourage speakers to ask for travel assistance from employers. However, we acknowledge that this often results in a far less diverse group of speakers.
New Speakers! Welcome to speaking! If you are looking for some written guidance, CodeMash offers excellent advice in their Call for Speakers. We specifically recommend the section entitled “How to write a good submission.”
Date conference starts: Thu Aug 13, 2020
Date conference ends: Thu Aug 13, 2020
Date CFP opens: Mar 4, 2020
Date CFP closes: Apr 10, 2020