You’re invited to share your expertise at re:con – the convention of new beginnings which will be held November 8-10, 2021 in Traverse City with a virtual component. *If safe meeting regulations prohibit an in-person event, the conference will be held entirely virtually.

Are you an innovative industry leader with knowledge to share? Then we’re looking for you!

Presenting at re:con is a unique opportunity to reach a broad audience from across the state in the disability community including: advocates, providers, educators and consumers.

2021 Call For Breakout Session Proposals

The request for proposals for 2021 re:con Breakout Sessions is open.

The program at re:con will showcase future directions, best practices, stories of successful collaborations, lessons learned, and solutions to community-wide issues within various program tracks.

Panel presentations are limited to 3 panelists and one moderator.

Presenter Registration

The primary presenter will receive a complimentary conference registration FOR THE DAY OF THE PRESENTATION ONLY, presenters are welcome to register for additional days at standard pricing. Co-presenters must register for the conference. No compensation is available for hotel or travel.

Creating Presentation Materials and Choosing Audio-Visual Equipment

As a selected presenter, you will be responsible for providing any materials for use or distribution in your presentation. AV is provided in each presentation room and will consist of a projector and microphone. You must provide your own computer. Please have any/all videos embedded within the presentation and do not rely on the wifi or other connections to stream video or access websites.

Commercial Solicitation

Commercial solicitation is prohibited at all presentations. If you are representing a commercial interest, your presentation must be educational in nature. If the essential purpose of a proposal is to promote books, materials, or services for sale, it will not be accepted. Proposals of a sales nature can be submitted as an exhibitor entry.

Receiving Notification You Have Been Selected to Present

Acceptance/rejection notification will be sent via email to the primary presenter. It is the primary presenter’s responsibility to relay that information to all co-presenters.

Scheduling information will be sent to all participants during late summer.

Submission Form

The form has required fields that are necessary for obtaining CEUs for the session. Learning Objectives and Bibliographic resources are required for this reason.

Submit your proposal at

Contact Laurie Morse-Dell at with any questions. We look forward to your submission!