Speakers Step-by-step Guide for GHC 20

The Call for Participation (CFP) is open until April 1, 2020, 5 p.m. PT.
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So, you’re interested in speaking at GHC 20. What should you do? We’ve created this guide to help you through the process.

Stage 1: For Applying Speakers

1) Apply to speak or present a poster
February 4 – April 1

  • Learn all you can about Grace Hopper Celebration.
  • Select a Track.
  • Pick a Session Format. Be sure to review the submission requirements of your selected Session Format.
  • Complete your application by April 1, 5 p.m. PT.

2) Review period
April 2 – June 17

  • Our reviewers start looking over applications on April 2. They will review all submissions on a fair and evenhanded basis across an established set of sub-disciplines. You can learn more about the review process here.

3) Decisions
June 17

  • We will send all decisions via email on June 17. You will also be able to view the status of your submission by logging in to your Submission Account.