ALTA’s Call for Faculty

We are seeking talented, experienced, subject matter experts to help deliver quality education to our attendees and members at 2022 ALTA ONE.

 

We invite you to apply today! ALTA is accepting faculty applications through Wednesday, June 8.

 

To provide the highest quality sessions and speakers, the Call for Faculty application is designed to highlight your areas of expertise and personal speaking style.

 

Call for Faculty Process:

  • Interested faculty can submit an application through the online portal.
    • Read the instructions below carefully as our process for speaker selection has changed.
  • ALTA will close the Call for Faculty on Wednesday, June 8.
  • ALTA leadership and staff will meet in June to review applications and choose speakers and sessions.
    • Based on faculty expertise and member interest, ALTA will provide session topics and details for further development.
    • All breakout sessions will be educational and are not a platform to sell a specific company, product or service.
  • ALTA will contact accepted faculty to begin to develop sessions in June.

 

Completing the Call for Faculty Form:

  • There is no way to save a partial entry of this form, so make sure you have all of the required information and items ready before you begin!
  • Most fields are required, and you won’t be able to submit the form without completing those fields.
  • See below for a list of the information and items required to submit the form.
  • You will receive an email confirmation with a copy of your responses to the email address you provide.
  • Please contact education@alta.org with questions.

 

 Information and Items Required to Submit an Application on the Call for Faculty:

  1. Contact Information: You will be asked to provide name, title, company, mailing address, email and phone number.
  2. Main Focus: You will be asked what the one topic is that you are most interested in presenting. Answers should be limited to one sentence.
  3. Area of Expertise: You will be asked to identify areas of expertise on which you are willing to speak. You will also be asked to provide specific topics and learning objectives to aid in our review of applications. CLICK HERE to view the Areas of Expertise.
  4. Speaker Bio: You will need to upload a bio in Microsoft Word or PDF format. If selected to speak, this bio will be used on the ALTA website and in any CE/CLE filings.
  5. Speaker Headshot: You will need to upload a headshot in JPG format, no larger than 4MB. If selected to speak, this headshot will be used on the ALTA website.
  6. Sample Video: You will be asked to share a link to a short (2-3 minutes) sample of you giving or pretending to give a presentation. This is meant to evaluate presentation style. Production quality will not be evaluated. To assist you in sharing a link to your sample video, we’ve compiled a list of free file sharing and video sharing services, and instructions on how to upload a video and share the link. Simply create a free account, upload a video, and copy/paste the link into the form! CLICK HERE to view the list of services available.
  7. Preferred Instructional Method
    • Breakouts
    • Conversational
    • Lecture
    • Panel
    • Polls
    • Role-play
    • Roundtables
    • Visuals (PowerPoint or Handouts)
    • Question and Answer section at the end of the session
    • Question and Answer throughout the session
    • Other
  8. Recent Speaking Engagements: You will be asked to provide information on up to three recent speaking engagements (including organization, event, session title/topic, date, format, co-presenters)
  9. Additional Information: You will have an opportunity to tell us any additional information you think we should know (ex: co-presenter, specific topic idea)

 

I have all of the required information and files ready to submit; Take Me to the Call for Faculty Portal!