2019 National Conference Call for Proposals


Proposal submissions were due by Tuesday, December 11, 2018 to be considered for the 2019 conference. Final selections will be made by the national conference education team.

Are you interested in sharing your expertise, an innovative idea, or an exciting campus dining initiative with your peers at the national conference in 2019?  If so, consider participating in the NACUFS annual call for proposals!

Each fall NACUFS solicits ideas for interest sessions that provide high-quality, relevant content aimed at helping campus dining professionals and their teams do a better job.

Proposals that meet the following criteria have a greater likelihood of being selected:

Use the NACUFS Speaker Guide and Video Micro-Lessons to prepare your proposal.

The association now offers a speaker guide and video micro-lessons to help you prepare your proposal for submission. These resources provide a framework for understanding your responsibilities as a speaker, considering audience expectations, and writing effective learning objectives. If your session is selected, you will want to refer to these resources again as you develop your presentation.

You can find the speaker guide and learning videos here.

Interest Session Time Slots

Interest sessions are an integral part of the national conference educational program and are scheduled for Friday, July 12 and Saturday, July 13, 2019.

Friday, July 12, 2019  
2:00 - 3:00 p.m. 60-minute Interest Sessions
Saturday, July 13, 2019  
8:15 - 8:45 a.m. 30-minute Interest Sessions
8:55 - 9:25 a.m. 30-minute Interest Sessions
9:45 - 10:45 a.m. 60-minute Interest Sessions