Last Name *
Your Job Title *
Company or Organization *
Email Address *
Password. You will need to use this if you want to edit your submission form later. (only good for this form) * Session Description: Explain what you want to present. Keep in mind that the focus of Serious Play Conference is the sharing of knowledge and experience. Sessions that educate attendees, broaden their thinking or offer information they can use in their work are the most sought after and popular. (100 - 200 word limit)
NOTE: Serious Play does not accept submissions focused on promoting a single game or a company's services. We are interested in speakers with broad knowledge of their topic who will share their successes and failures. Talk about the challenges your area of expertise faces. You may give examples from your company to explain what you set out to do and how you overcame various problems. NOT A SALES PITCH! Attendees are looking for practical advice and lessons learned.
Attendee Benefits: What will your audience learn from attending your presentation? TakeAways and Handouts. Attendees want to get takeaways, things they can implement/use. If you plan to provide hand-outs, let us know here. Try to provide something actionable (100 - 200 word limit). Please indicate the type of session you are proposing: *
If you would like to organize a panel session, check here and provide a description of the topic. Add the names and contact info for other panelists later in the form.
Co-presenters. Check if you talk or workshop will REQUIRE a co-presenter (only 1 allowed). Once your session is accepted, you will be asked to confirm your attendance and asked to pay $100 to cover hard costs of conference overhead. Your own registration will be comped.
We list all talks and workshops under track titles to help attendees select sessions they think they will most benefit from. Please choose the audience you think best fits the content of the talk you are proposing. We will attempt to assign you to that track or your secondary track, which you can list below. You can also note in your session description the audiences that might want to listen in.
What is the secondary audience your topic addresses? Please choose ONE of the audiences below.
Workshop sessions should engage attendees, let them participate actively in game-based learning. If you are planning a workshop, what will you do to make your presentation interactive? (100 - 200 word limit) Panels. If you will have panelists that are not also speakers, we ask they (or you) cover the cost of coffee, meals and admin time for badges, check in, or $100. Once your session has been approved, you will be given a link where you or your panelists can pay by credit card. Your panelists will then be allowed to attend any conference sessions.
Enter panelist name(s) and company(ies) here: Would you be interested in doing a preconference webinar (which could be a practice run for your session or another presentation) to help promote the conference? *
Approval to Record Session
If you would like to submit a second, alternate idea, for a session, please click below: (Not usable for submitting panel ideas)
Title of 2nd Session for Program (10 word limit) *
Second Session Description: Explain what you want to present. Keep in mind that the focus of Serious Play Conference is the sharing of knowledge and experience. Sessions that educate attendees, broaden their thinking or offer information they can use in their work are the most sought after and popular. (100 - 200 word limit) *
Please indicate the type of 2nd session you are proposing:
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