Registration will open Monday, May 11, 2020

The 2020 NRPA Annual Conference is coming to Orlando, Florida in October! Known as the theme park capitol of the world, Orlando is also home to more than 148 parks, gardens, recreation areas, neighborhood centers and playgrounds. If you are passionate about parks and recreation, conservation, health, landscape architecture and city planning you should not miss this event. The 2020 conference will be focused on building strong communities and creating great places to live, play and thrive. Mark your calendars now for three inspiring days of networking, education, and a look at the best products and services in the field.

2020 NRPA Annual Conference
October 27-29, 2020
Orange County Convention Center
West Concourse
9800 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819

Speak at the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference

Do you have a great idea for a session or want to showcase a particular area of expertise? Is there an experience that you or your agency has had that could benefit your peers and other communities? Share your unique ideas and experiences by speaking at the 2020 NRPA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida, October 27-29, 2020. This year, we are inviting you to explore the theme, Parks Build Community, in celebration of 10 years of the Parks Build Community Project.

Call for Speed Session Proposals

Speed Sessions are quick, 20-minute sessions designed to engage and inspire. These collaborative and energizing sessions cover a variety of park and recreation hot topics and trends, and are always a popular attraction for attendees at the NRPA Annual Conference. Whether you are a first-time or veteran speaker, presenting a Speed Session is a great opportunity to gain speaking experience and present material in a new and unconventional manner. Interactive formats and audience participation are highly encouraged.

Submit A Speed Session Proposal

Proposals are to be submitted electronically no later than April 30, 2020.


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