2020 Call for Questions & Proposals

2020 Call for Questions & Proposals
Deadline for Submissions is Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Dance/USA members and non-members invited to submit 
Notifications occur on a rolling basis through February 2020 
Click here for Submission Overview & Guidelines 

We want to hear from you! Propose a Session, question, general topic area, or speaker and moderator suggestions and help shape the content of the 2020 Annual Conference, June 17-20 in Denver, CO. 

The Dance/USA’s Programming Committee relies heavily on input from the field. Your submissions will allow us to identify trends, commonalities, and curatorial directions to build customized programming. 

Categories may include:
Fundraising ModelsBuilding Dance Audiences
Business and Operation ModelsSocial Justice and Responsibility
Technology - Social Media, Intellectual Property  Dance Writing and Criticism
Marketing TrendsCommunity Engagement
Policy and Advocacy WorkWork-Life Integration
Research and Evaluation MethodsHealth and Wellness
LeadershipCollaboration and Partnerships; within and across disciplines and fields
Succession Planning

Please note that Dance/USA is committed to honoring, nurturing and advancing dance through the lens of diversity, inclusion and equal opportunity, in all aspects of its programming. Read more here.


Click here for Submission Overview and Guidelines 

Do you have a prepared proposal (panel, solo presentations, workshops, etc.) or are you interested in leading a session? 

Do you have a general question or topic to explore with the field? Have you been inspired by a speaker or are you interested in suggesting yourself as a potential speaker? 

We invite you to submit your ideas with or without the intention of leading a session yourself, and with a deep inquiry into the future of the field.

Questions? Contact annualconference@danceusa.org