The call for presenters is open September 4 - October 14, 2019.

We are seeking a diversity of content, formats, and presenters for NAA20! This is your chance to “train the trainer” and/or showcase what you or your organization does well in a way that engages and inspires others.

We’re Looking For:

  •  Engaging educational sessions that provide new skills to afterschool professionals that work directly with youth as well as sessions for  afterschool leaders.
  •  Presentations that model youth development and adult learning principles.
  •  Facilitators of learning for breakout sessions that range in size from 40-100 people.

A Call for Presenters Informational Webinar will be held Wednesday, September 18, 1:00pm ET / 10:00am PT. The webinar will go through this year’s application, provide an overview of the Convention's participants, provide tips on creating a stand-out submission, and answer any questions you have about the submission/selection process.


Ready to Submit? Login to the Presenter Portal

Proposals are only accepted through the Presenter Portal. Submit your proposal by 11:59pm ET on Tuesday, October 14, 2019. We do not accept proposals via email and can not extend the deadline.



Get a Sense of NAA20

Want to know if NAA20 is right for you? Check out last year’s program book and highlights from NAA19 to get a sense of the experience what NAA20 will be like. We’ll share a program book and more in early 2020!


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We can’t wait to see you in Washington, DC March 15-18 2020!