Class Proposal Resources

Midwest University Speaker Resources

Want to submit a class proposal for Midwest University 2020? Below, you will find resources to help you create an inspired class proposal.

Speaker Benefits

  • Receive a full conference pass for yourself and a co-speaker
  • Be part of one of North American’s premiere professional development conferences for AEC professionals
  • Build your reputation as an industry leader
  • Help others solve unique technology challenges

Topic Suggestions

  • Popular industry trends
  • New and creative workflows you’ve discovered
  • Strategies for implementing new technologies
  • CAD/BIM Management best practices
  • Emerging technologies and how they are shaping the future
  • Case studies and lessons learned
  • How to get started in a new software
  • Content library management best practices

Class Proposal Best Practices

  • Prepare for a 55-minute class
  • Clearly explain the issue you’re addressing and how you’ll solve it
  • It’s more about what attendees will learn, less about what you know
  • Keep topic broad enough for a diverse audience, focused enough for some concrete examples
  • Use action words: “Attendees will learn, understand, be able to….”
  • Make sure you can cover the topic in the time frame
  • Write a stellar biography that showcases your qualifications to present on that subject

Submit Class Proposal Here