Friday, August 2 – Draft Presentation Due
Wednesday, August 28 – Final Presentation Due
Speaker Ready Room
NAGDCA provides an onsite meeting room where speakers may gather with fellow panelists and review presentations.
Strand 3, Level 2 – Hyatt Regency New Orleans
Sunday, September 8 | 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Monday, September 9 | 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 10 | 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Panelists are responsible for presenting their perspective on the provided session topic through conversation, engagement, and debate with fellow panelists. Panelists are expected to establish their own remarks and talking points to submit for review by the full panel and Annual Conference Committee in accordance with established deadlines.
The moderator’s job is to help ensure the audience’s needs are met and the learning outcomes are achieved. The moderator sets the tone, establishes pace and ensures all content remains relevant to the stated session description and takeaways. It is the modertaor’s responsibility to make sure the session is lively, engaging and worthwhile.