OCALICON is committed to providing informative, engaging, applicable, interactive, world-class sessions presented by leaders in the field and content experts from across the nation and around the world.
Sessions focus across settings of home, school, community, and workplace, and cover a variety of topics that range from policy and regulations, mental health, models of training, supports and strategies, leadership, and many more. They address needs across the lifespan from infant/toddler though older adult across a broad array of populations. Content is also categorized by level ranging from introductory to advanced.
Consider adding co-presenters that provide an additional voice or perspective to your topic such as a colleague with a different role, those with lived experience, the end-user of the training, someone in a similar role but from a different state or country, or anyone who might add dimension and additional insight.
Please do not wait until the last minute to create/update your OCALI Pass account, add your credentials, and submit your proposal! It is a two step process. First, upload/approve your bio. Then second, upload/approve your CV. The system will not let you submit a proposal until both of these items have been added.
Curious about what has been presented before? View more information about previous sessions here.
All OCALICONLINE 2024 sessions are 60 minutes in length.
OCALICONLINE 2024 is a live-on-Zoom event. If your proposal is accepted, the expectation is that you and your co-presenters would be available to present live on Zoom at your scheduled date and time during November 19-22. If there is an exceptional circumstance that prevents you from presenting live on Zoom during the conference dates, please email Jill Hudson to inquire about the possibility of recording your session in advance.
All proposals must be submitted in English and through the online system.
Late proposals will not be accepted.
If you have quesitons or need assistance, please email Jill Hudson.
The deadline to submit a proposal is 11:59 pm EDT, April 2, 2024.
Please note: You will first be required to submit/update your bio and CV inside your OCALI Pass before being able to submit a proposal.