Our Conference theme is "Deep in the Heart". Our goal is to provide plenary sessions and workshops that get down to the heart of what really matters when it comes to healthy relationships, marriage, fathering, and parenting. NARME is currently seeking :qualified, professional speakers - experts in their field to present at the 4th annual conference in Frisco, Texas (a suburb of Dallas), June 28- July 2nd, 2014. This conference will offer an array of topics geared towards, Building Strong Marriages, Parents, and Families. In preparing for a successful event, we realize that our sessions are only as effective as our presenters.
Staying in line with the mission of NARME, it is our desire to offer a conference that will foster education for healthy marriages, responsible fathers and strong families. We are seeking presenters that will join us in this endeavor to deliver quality sessions as well as enhance the overall conference experience.
All workshops should tie into the theme of the conference - "Deep In the Heart". Presenters are expected to provide insightful information that will enhance the abilities of organizations, practitioners, and/or individuals to provide services to couples, fathers, families, and youth and single adults from diverse background. Workshop topics should cover effective programs for marriages, parenting, fathering, and families, best practices, tools and resources and research.
One, two or three day training programs will start as follows:
3-day trainings begin on Saturday, June 28th, 2013 (8:00am-5pm CDT) and run three days, 2-day trainings begin on Sunday, June 29th, (8:00am - 5pm CDT) and run two days, 1-day trainings be on Monday, June 30th, (8:00am - 5pm CDT).
Opening plenary session will be IN THE MORNING on Monday, June 30th from 10am to Noon! We will have an exhibitors' reception at the end of the day on Monday from 6-7pm CT. The closing plenary will end at 4pm on July 2nd, 2014.
Each workshop session will be 60 minutes in length (NOT 90 minutes as previously done) and should be able to provide hands-on tools for participants. It is highly recommended that the session be interactive. Workshops will be scheduled for any of the time segments on these dates: between MONDAY, June 30th at 1:00pm through WEDNESDAY, July 2nd, 2014 at 4:00pm CDT. PRESENTERS SHOULD PLAN ON BEING AT THE CONFERENCE SITE FOR THE ENTIRE CONFERENCE.
If you are interested in presenting, please visit narme.org to complete a Presenter Application. You may submit a maximum of two workshop applications and one training application that you desire to present. Proposals must be received no later than 5:00pm ET on February 14th, 2014.
Before submitting an application, please read the Presenter Agreement. The application can be downloaded once you set up a user login and sign in. Proposal selections will be made by February 21 and presenters will be notified via e-mail. Selected presenters will be given right of first refusal for an exhibit booth. Submit questions via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you in advance for your consideration. We hope to see you at NARME's 4th Annual Deep in the Heart" Conference.