Call for Speakers

The Association Conference Committee is interested in your feedback so our conferences continue to deliver just-in-time education that meets animal welfare professional needs.

We have NOT finalized the tracks for our Fall 2023 conference but they may include these topics:

  • Analysis & Planning
  • Fundraising
  • Internal & External Communications
  • Strategic Workforces

Speaker Expertise: If you are an expert on a current leadership or management topic, especially one that fits into the above tracks, please send your information to the Conference Committee via Please submit your proposal in the following format and include ALL of the following:

  • Title
  • Brief description (3-6 sentences) plus (optional) learning objectives
  • Brief speaker bio
  • Links to prior presentations (especially videos)
  • Speaker fees (note: we reimburse speaker travel)
  • Email plus phone number 


For the 2023 Fall Conference: February 15, 2023  (Portland, OR, November 15-17, 2023)