Speaker Form

We are seeking presenters for our 2022 in- person Women SCORE Higher Conference titled “Healthy Mind, Body & Business”.

Our event is focused on sharing innovative ideas, inspiring messages, and skill-enhancing methods that help empower women to be more effective and entrepreneurial, thereby increasing their ability to fulfill their mission. Our keynote speaker is Cathy C. McClain and her presentation is titled Hands, Head, Heart – Courageous Leadership.

Topics should be educational, noncommercial and provide value to a wide-ranging group of attendees. Date is Thursday, April 21 from 1-5 PM, at Cottonwood Court on the KS State Fairgrounds. Applicants may submit proposals for multiple topics or programs. Applicants for closing speaker will be allowed 40 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for Q&A. Panelist applicants will participate in a Q&A with audience members for a 45 minute period.

Speaker Responsibilities Include:
  • Have competencies in high-quality, educational presentations and workshop facilitation tailored to audience
  • If applicable, engage attendees with a short 5-minute group activity as well as audience participation and discussion
  • Provide practical learning/tips that audience members can employ in their organizations
  • Provide an opportunity to respond to questions and speak with attendees after the event
  • Provide us with any handouts/presentation slides at least 1 week in advance of the event
  • Provide us with a headshot and short biography at least 1 month in advance of the event
  • Ensure the session is not perceived as an infomercial
  • Complete the Speaker Request form in order to be eligible.
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