CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS
FYI “Find Your Inspiration” 2022 - Call for Presentations
Thank you for your interest in the 2022 FYI - "Find Your Inspiration".
Held at Embassy Suites, Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach, S.C. January 14-16, 2022. (Friday evening- Sunday afternoon)
Our goal is to bring together the diverse expertise contained in the general and career and technical educational field to share and learn from the collective strength and impact our community has on preparing South Carolina’s graduates to have a local and global impact.
We are seeking high-quality proposals that address a full range of issues facing new and struggling educators, administrators, guidance, business partnerships, and student success.
Proposals should include “how to” strategies and/or evidence-based research.
Please read ALL of this information before submitting a proposal.
Call for Proposal System
You must submit your proposal by email.
When is the deadline to submit a proposal?
All proposals must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. EST, on October 31, 2021.
How are proposals selected?
Our selection committee will be choosing sessions that feature high-quality Career Technical Education (CTE) programs and General Educational Programs with proven track records of success; offer strategies for successful collaboration, implementation and innovation at the classroom, district or system level; and/or provide opportunities for participants to engage in interactive and hands-on learning activities. High-quality proposals that include best practices and "how-to" strategies are of particular interest.
Information Needed to Submit a Proposal
The information gathered during this process will be used to promote the programming at the FYI - Find Your Inspiration.
Please be sure that the information you provide is complete, accurate and grammatically correct.
(Title, Description and Bio.)
(100 word maximum; may be edited for publication)
All presenters must be registered to attend the 2022 FYI "Find Your Inspiration". The Primary presenter registration fee will be waived, if selected. However, all other presenters in a session must pay the registration fee.
Part of effective professional development is providing meaningful presentation materials and online resources that allow the participants to further their learning. It is expected that presenters provide electronic presentation materials, handouts and/or follow-up materials for our event participants before, during, or after the event. Presenters are expected to develop effective interactive activities to ensure the workshop attendees the best professional development opportunity. If using an Apple device or tablet, presenters need to provide the appropriate projector connection (dongle).
By submitting a proposal you agree to present at any time during the meeting. Program sessions will be 60 minutes in length.
Proposals promoting products, materials or services will not be considered for program sessions unless they provide information beyond the sales of a product or resources, and have paid to be an exhibitor. Individuals who wish to be an exhibitor should contact Ray Boland at firstname.lastname@example.org
FYI Program Session Categories
You will be required to choose the category your presentation addresses. The categories are as follows:
Program Session Logistics
All meeting rooms will include a podium, screen, laptop, and LCD projector. If using an Apple device or tablet, presenters need to provide the appropriate projector connection (dongle).
What is the room set up format?
Lecture - Your room will be set in theater style. Due to space and other scheduling conflicts there is no guarantee that special room formats will be granted.
By submitting a proposal for the FYI 2022, you agree to:
1. Register and if not a primary speaker, pay the Speaker Registration Fee.
2. Present your session on the date(s) and time(s) assigned to you.
3. Permit the FYI to edit presentation titles and descriptions for length and content.
4. Agree to allow FYI to use your session and contact information for promotion.
5. SCACTE and the members will not be responsible for any illness, accidents or loss of items at the conference.
How will I know if my presentation has been accepted?
Submitters will be notified about the status of their proposal via email on December 7, 2021.
If you do not receive a confirmation within 24 hours after you submit your presentation, please email at email@example.com to make sure your proposal was submitted successfully.
Presentations are due by October 31, 2021. Please fax completed form to
Ray Boland at 803-781-1176; or email to Ray Boland at firstname.lastname@example.org or
mail to Ray Boland, FYI Conference, 1904 Salem Church Road, Irmo, SC 29063
You will be notified of receipt of your presentation and you will be notified by December 7th by email of your acceptance for presentation. Thank you for your participation.