GHC 19 Key Dates and Deliverables for Speakers

As a speaker, you will need to do a few things to prepare for GHC and make your participation successful! We’ve listed all the steps you need to take in chronological order. We encourage you to act early well before the deadlines to ensure you get the most out of your GHC experience.

Important Dates:

January 16Call for participation opens.

Important Dates:

March 6Call for participation closes.

Happening in April:

  • Applications reviewed.
Important Dates:

May 15: Call for participation decisions are sent.

Important Dates:

June 12: Speaker acceptances close and stage 2 material is due. If you do not submit your materials, you will be ineligible to speak.

Happening in July and August:

  • Speaker bios and session information will be posted on the GHC website.
  • Start submitting your slides. These are due September 23, 2019 at 5 p.m. PT. You can download the slide template here.
Important Dates:

September 25: Speaker change request forms are due. You will no longer be able to request a speaker change after this date.

Important Dates:

October 1-4: Grace Hopper Celebration.