2019 Call for Presentations

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ATCNE 2019 Call for Presentations is now closed.

The Program will be announced in Early June.

  • Full Day Pre-Conference Sessions (November 14, 8:30-3:30)
  • Conference Sessions (November 15, 75-minute sessions)
  • Poster Sessions (November 15, 10:00-3:30)
  • AT Maker-Palooza Event (November 14, 5:00-7:30)

We strongly encourage users of AT/AAC to submit and share their experiences with our attendees.

Final submission deadline: May 10, 2019.  Presenters selected will be notified by May 31, 2019.


Click HERE to submit your Proposal

  • Submissions for Pre-Conference workshops are expected to be full day. If you require a stipend, please indicate the amount on the Submission Form.
  • Conference submissions should fit into a 75-minute format.
  • Presenters are encouraged to submit more than one proposal.
  • All selected Pre-Conference Presenters wishing to attend Day 2 of the Conference will be provided with a code to register at 50% off. 
  • All selected Conference Presenters and Poster Presenters will be provided with a Presenter Discount to register for November 15th at $75.  Those Conference and Poster Presenters wishing to attend a Pre-Conference workshop on the 14th will be provided with a code to register at 50% off.

Proposals must be received by the final submission deadline to be considered. Submission of a proposal does not guarantee acceptance.   Submissions must include the following to be considered:

  1. Title of your presentation – be sure that the title reflects the main focus area.
  2. Type of Presentation (Full Day, 75-minute, Poster, Maker-Palooza)
  3. Identify the presentation level: Basic, Intermediate or Advanced.
  4. Provide lead presenter’s name, title, company/organization/professional affiliation (if applicable), address, telephone, fax number and e-mail.
  5. Provide names, titles, affiliations, and e-mail addresses for additional presenters (no more than three).
  6. Submit a 100-200 word description of your presentation, including: Learner objectives/outcomes, the knowledge and/or skills attendees can expect to gain, and any additional information that you feel helps to describe your session.
  7. Provide a brief professional or personal biography for each presenter (50 words, max).
  8. Indicate the target audience(s) – Early childhood, K-12, Higher education, Adult services, Elder services, Rehabilitation, or other (please describe).
  9. Indicate subject areas for presentation.
  10. Indicate any accessibility needs that you may have.
  11. Include any other necessary information in a Comments section at the end of your proposal.

(Please contact us if you do not receive a confirmation e-mail for your submission within 48 hours)

If you have any questions, please contact the ATCNE Program Chair, Matthew Provost, at matthewp@techaccess-ri-org, or 401-463-0202.