2018 Long Island PDC – Call for Speakers

Posted: Mar 13, 2018

The Long Island Chapter invites presenters for the Long Island Professional Development Conference to submit proposals.

Our speakers provide attendees the opportunity to build professional skills and knowledge, tackle and provide solutions to new and existing challenges in the Safety, Health and Environment field, and promote the development of new entrants in our field.

Speakers should design and practice their presentations to run inside of 60 minutes including the question and answer portion (e.g. 50 minutes plus 10-minute Q&A).

Materials to be submitted

  1. Application Form Below
  2. Abstract of the Presentation. Provide an abstract of your proposal presentation sufficient to evaluate the content and assess the interest level for attendees. Abstracts should be 350 words or less. Include at least two learning outcomes you expect attendees to achieve in this session.
  3. Biographical Data and A/V Needs. For each speaker, include name, address, current position, certifications, designations, qualifications, relevant speaking experience, and 60-word bio for use in conference materials. List audio / visual requirements for your presentation.
  4. Program Description. Provide a title and 60-word description of your presentation to be used conference materials.

Application Form

Speaker Name (required)

Title (required)

Organization (required)

Street Address (required)

City (required)

State (required)

Zip Code (required)

Email Address (required)

Telephone (required)

Speaker’s ASSE Member # (for CEU) (required)

Submitter/coordinator name if different from Speaker

Submitter/coordinator email if different from Speaker

Submitter/coordinator telephone if different from Speaker


Title of Presentation (required)

Speaker Name and Credentials as you want them to appear in Brochure or listings, for each speaker [example: Jeff Bailes M.S.] (required)

Speaker BIO in 60-words or less, for Brochure or listings, for each speaker (required)

Brochure description of Presentation in 60-words or less (required)

Two learning objectives of the Presentation (sentence each) (required)

Abstract of presentation in 350-words (required)

Previous speaking at ASSE (chapter, PDC, national)? (describe) (required)

Previous speaking or teaching (other)? (describe) (required)

Have you presented THIS program before? (where) (required)

Audio/Visual requirements for your presentation: (e.g. wireless –vs- podium mic, linked audio for sound from videos, flipchart/markers, other (describe) – LCD projector and screen standard and we will contact you to consider any special requirements.

If your submission is not selected in the first round, would you consider being contacted for speaker cancellations or to be back up speakers on the days of the PDC? (required)