Call for Speakers

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PHX Startup Week

event starts

17 Feb 2020

event ends

22 Feb 2020


West / Central / East Valley Phoenix, Arizona, United States

For PHX to thrive we need to bring voices from all corners of the metro area together, working collaboratively to support and build PHX into a diverse entrepreneurial hub where innovation and ideas can thrive.

finished 70 days ago
Call for Speakers
CfS opens at 12:00 AM

08 Nov 2019

CfS closes at 3:00 PM

11 Dec 2019

This event is in UTC-07:00 - Arizona time zone.
Closing time in your time zone is .

Speaker Requirements

  • Speakers must share their information in an educational, non-commercial and non-self-promotional manner.
  • Speakers must present new concepts and new ideas, not available from any other source.
  • Speakers must provide session description for the conference Web site.

How Speakers Are Chosen

  • Subject matter is cutting-edge or presents new ideas, presented in a creative and engaging way
  • Topic is timely for the industry today and will attract attendees
  • Abstract and title of the session demonstrate the intent concisely
  • Learning objectives and learning level are well-defined and support each other
  • Attendees will able to relate to the content and apply what they’ve learned in their roles
  • Technical accuracy
  • Context of the issues including real-world case studies, examples, and stories
  • Potential for audience interactive participation
  • Speaker presentation skills and experience
  • Speaker is knowledgeable, engaging and experienced on the topic submitted
  • Speaker industry leadership
  • Education focus devoid of overt and covert commercialism
  • The content provides a thought-leadership perspective for the conference attendees

Session Types
Sessions will typically fall into one of the following formats:

  • 20 minute presentations (Q&A to follow in panel format)
  • 80 minute hands-on interactive workshops

We strive to host an inclusive, accessible event that enables all individuals, including individuals with disabilities, to engage fully.