2018 VLA Conference, September 26-28 at the Colonial Williamsburg Lodge: Call for Proposals (NOW CLOSED)

Call for Proposals NOW CLOSED (DEADLINE March 1, 2018)

VLA provides two options for submissions.

What do I need to complete the Proposal Form?

  • A VLA login. You do not need to be a member to have a login. You must log in to submit a proposal so that you are able to log back in to the form and make changes in the future.
  • Contact information for all speakers: name, email and organization. (Biography optional; will be included in the conference app.)
  • Program title, description, learning objectives/take-aways, reason your program is "revolutionary"
  • Type of Session: Lecture/Presentation; Open Discussion/Forum; Panel Discussion; Workshop/Hands on; Other (Workshop/Hands On submissions can choose a 45-minute session or two 45-minute sessions back-to-back, for a total of 1 hour and 30 minutes.)
  • Preferred program date and time
  • Topic/Category of presentation (click here for full list of options)

Proposals will be reviewed and presenters will be notified in April 2018. Requested session times and dates will be honored wherever possible. Up to two presenters per session will receive 50% off the conference registration fee. If you have any questions, please contact VLA Executive Director Lisa R. Varga at vla.lisav@cox.net.

YOUR participation is what makes the VLA Annual Conference possible – we hope to hear from you!

Todd Elliott, 2018 VLA President
Clint Rudy, 2018 VLA Conference Chair
Lucinda Rush, 2018 VLACRL Conference Within A Conference Chair
and the 2018 VLA Conference Committee


 -Last updated 4/11/2018