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

Sarah A. Young Bear-Brown | Meskwaki Tribe

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

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!

Call for Presenter Proposals


  • Interpreting
  • Deaf Culture
  • Sign Language
  • Deaf Education
  • Business
  • Accessibility
  • Innovations & Government Engagement
  • Health & Fitness

Proposal Deadline:

**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 30 minutes for presentation and 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

2019 DeafNation Expo & Conference Speakers

Alana Beal

Joel Barish

Alan Poon

Alan Poon

Julie Rems-Smario

José Granda

Sarah A. Young Bear-Brown

Adam Wasilewski

Christopher Morton

Sofia seitchik

Sofia Seitchik

Joseph Tsai

Joseph Tsai

Jed Barish

Kyle Wilkes

Kyle Wilkes

Brooke Grossinger & Lisette Molina

Sharon Lynn Moore

James Guido

Caro Salaverria

Phil Bravin

Nathan Zastoupil

Aarron Loggins

Marina Fanshteyn & Boris Reyblat

Martie Lafferty

Esther Fass

Jody Kulchinsky

Kara Stella

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