Presentation & Panel Submission Information
All submissions must include a description of the presentation.
Please use the UPA-provided presentation template
template. In addition, you will complete forms online with additional
information when you submit your presentation or panel. Submission
must be 4-6 pages (3 MB maximum file size). Please use the UPA-provided
And when you're done with that submit
The primary presenter, or the facilitator
for a panel, receives a 20% discount on conference registration.
Unfortunately, we cannot offer discounts to multiple presenters at this
Presentation & panel example submissions
Thank you to Kara Pernice Coyne, Cory Knobel, Carl Turner, Stephanie
Rosenbaum, Tec-Ed, and Optavia Corporation for permission to use these
Presentation Session Details
No UPA conference presentations, papers or other sessions
may demonstrate or publicize a commercially available product.
Presentation titles may not include product or company names.
Presenters should refrain from any product endorsements.
If you have questions about this policy, please contact the
Panel Session Details
Panels may be conducted in
several ways, such as comparative, analytic, or historic. UPA recommends
limiting panels to four members to allow ample time for discussion.
Sessions are 90 minutes of which 30 to 45 minutes must involve audience
Presentation & Panel expectations
- The UPA expects all presentation sessions to include substantial
time for audience participation.
- Allow at least one-third to one-half of the time for discussion,
exercises, or hands-on experience.
Presentation & Panel co-chair contact information