Session Proposal Form
Before you begin
To propose a session for Past Forward: 2017 NET National Gathering & Symposium in Seattle (June 22-25, 2017), please complete the following form after carefully reviewing the Call for Session Proposal guidelines

The submission deadline is March 13, 2017 for national proposals and March 24, 2017 for proposals from the local Seattle and Pacific Northwest Community; early submission is encouraged if possible, as proposal review will begin on a rolling basis as submissions are received.

Past Forward is both a gathering of the national ensemble field and a symposium. Proposals focused on issues, topics, history, trends, and innovations in ensemble practice, performance, theory, training, scholarship, and research within the event’s identified themes are welcomed (see guidelines

All sessions will be scheduled for 90 minutes. If you require a double session (3 hrs), please complete the Session Proposal Form twice, marking your submissions “Part I of II” and “Part II of II.”

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First Name *
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Last Name *
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Title (if applicable)
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Organization (if applicable)
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Phone number *
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Email address *
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Website (if applicable)
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Are you or your organization a current NET member *
From the following drop-down menu, please select the format that is the best match for your proposed session. *
EVENT THEMES/PRIORITIES. If applicable, indicate which event themes/priorities your session relates to (select all that apply):
SESSION TITLE (10 words Max) *
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Please describe your session idea, including how the session will be structured, how attendees will be engaged, and any anticipated takeaways. NET encourages sessions that allow for connection, collaboration, and active participation. (250 words max) *
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Please list names, titles, and organizational affiliations of all presenter(s) involved. For each individual listed, identify their role(s) in your proposed session (i.e. moderator, workshop leader, speaker, etc.), and whether their participation is confirmed or pending. *
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Would you like, or be open to, recommendations from the programming committee of personnel (speakers, facilitators, etc.) for your session? *
In some cases where related or overlapping proposals are submitted, the programming committee combines session ideas from separate proposals into a single event session. If appropriate, would you be willing to share a session at NET’s request? *
Please identify any anticipated media, setup, or space needs. NOTE: support available for these elements will be very minimal.
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Thank you for submitting a proposal for Past Forward: 2017 NET National Gathering & Symposium in Seattle! The programming committee will notify you by April 15, 2017. For accepted proposals, we will request additional information and discuss subsequent planning and steps toward realization. A small honorarium (~$100) will be provided for each accepted session (to be shared or distributed among session personnel at your discretion), and each session presenter will receive a discounted registration rate. In addition, NET members (whether presenters or attendees) are eligible to apply for a partial subsidy toward travel expenses.
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