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CFPs! Submitting talks to conferences Episode 9

CFPs! Submitting talks to conferences

This week we talk about Call for Proposals and how to submit a talk to a developer conference.

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Why speak at a conference?
  • Share your hard-won learnings
  • Meet other people
  • Grow an audience
  • Build your talent brand to hire people
What makes a conference worth speaking at?

Do you need to be very senior to speak at a conference?
  • No!
Picking a topic
  • What are you interested in?
  • What are you excited about?
  • What do you know a lot about?
Components of a CFP
  • Abstract
  • Description
  • Outlines
Usually a blind selection process

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Creators and Guests

CJ Avilla
CJ Avilla
Developer Advocate @StripeDev. Veteran. 📽 https://t.co/2UI0oEAnFK. Building with Ruby, Rails, JavaScript
Colin Loretz
Colin Loretz
I like to build software and communities. Building software at @orbitmodel 🪐 Coworking at @renocollective 🎙Sharing software learnings on @buildandlearn_


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