DeafNation Day Conference – DeafNation


Join us for a day of transformation for enhancing your skills and putting your professional development on a faster track.

Top 5 Reasons why you should attend the conference:

  1. Learn how to increase your productivity by refocusing skills
  2. Contribute to furthering cross-sectoral dialogue and building knowledge in the field
  3. Advance your own professional development by demonstrating that you are staying current on what’s happening in career development
  4. Meet new people or reconnect with colleagues who share your interests from different backgrounds, organizations, and geographies – and build your network
  5. Recharge your spirit and refresh your professional skills

Who Should Attend?

  • Entrepreneurship & Self-Employment
  • Employment/Training Programs (Community, Government, Industry)
  • Administrative Staff, HR Coordinator, Specialists, and Associates
  • Interpreters
  • Interpreting Training Program Students
  • Corporates Employees
  • Employment/Training Programs (Community, Government, Industry)
  • Career Education K-12/Post-Secondary
  • Anyone!

2019 Speakers

Alana Beal

Joel Barish

Alan Poon

Julie Rems-Smario

Sarah A. Young Bear-Brown

Adam Wasilewski

Christopher Morton

Joseph Tsai

Jed Barish

Kyle Wilkes

José Granda

Sofia Seitchik

Increase your visibility at DeafNation Expo & Conference by becoming an event speaker!

Sarah A. Young Bear-Brown | Meskwaki Tribe

Call for Presenter Proposals


  • Interpreting
  • Deaf Culture
  • Sign Language
  • Business

Proposal Deadline:

Las Vegas, Nevada (July 12-16, 2020): Contact us by Jan. 30, 2020
**Limited slot of presentations based on a first-come, first served basis**

All presenters are responsible for all expenses of attending and presenting at DeafNation Expo & Conference.

Screen and LCD projector only are provided.

All conference presentations will be in American Sign Language with the use of visual text (ASL videos and Keynote/PowerPoint).

Presentation slots are 60 minutes with 45 minutes for presentation and fifteen minutes for questions and answers.

Please provide the following information in document format.

  • Full presentation title
  • Full name and email of each presenter
  • An abstract description of up to 75 words
  • A short biography and high-quality JPG


Las Vegas | July 12-16, 2020

April 5-6, 2019

April 12-13, 2019

September 20-21, 2019

September 27-28, 2019

october 12, 2019

Contact Us For More Info

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