Conference Proposals

Conference Session Proposals are being accepted for the 2018 ISMTA Conference at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, IL, October 26-27.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT:  June 15, 2018

To apply, use the link below to submit the following:

  • 150 word bio (for publication in conference program)

  • Session title

  • 100 word session description (for publication in conference program)

  • 250 word session proposal

  • High resolution photograph of each presenter


ISMTA does not offer honorariums or reimbursements for selected proposals, however if your session proposal is selected, your conference fee will be waived.   Sessions should be about one hour long. Conference session proposal selection will be finalized by mid July.

To complete the process, please email a high resolution headshot (minimum file size 1 MB) to  File title should contain presenter name (ex. JohnSmith.jpg) and the email subject line should say CONFERENCE PRESENTER HEADSHOT.