Class Proposal Resources

Midwest University 2019 Speaker Resources

Want to submit a class proposal for Midwest University 2019? Here are some class proposal resources for you to use. As always, if you have any questions, please e-mail us.

Speaker Benefits

  • Receive a full conference pass for yourself and a co-speaker
  • $250 honorarium for those who teach more than one class
  • Be apart 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 45-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….”
  • Be sure to proofread, and use proper grammar and punctuation before submitting
  • Make sure the topic will fit into the time frame
  • Write a stellar biography that showcases your qualifications to present on that subject

Submit Class Proposal Here