Workshop Presenter Application

Complete the online form below or download the pdf and mail in.
The deadline for applications is March 1, 2018

IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • Workshop presenters will be notified of acceptance by May 1, 2018. The Gathering Committee will try to accommodate all session requests. However, the actual day and time that a particular workshop is scheduled may not be available at that time. If you need your presentation to be scheduled on a certain day or time, please provide details of the circumstances and we will do our best to accommodate your request.
  • Please be aware that we may need to edit the information you provide in the interest of brevity or clarity.
  • Workshop presenters must register for the Gathering and pay the registration fee. Bereaved Parents of the USA does not provide speaker fees for workshop presenters.
  • If you are the author of a book for sale, please contact Janet at Centering Corporation to inquire about having your book made available in the gathering bookstore. You can reach Janet at 402-553-1200.
  • If you have a book, we ask that you don’t make repeated references to it or read from it during your workshop. Past attendee evaluations have indicated a negative reaction when authors refer repeatedly to their books in the workshop setting. Instead, please mention it at the beginning of the workshop, and let the group know if it is available at the gathering book store.
  • Attendees of past gatherings have asked for more specific information on certain workshop topics. Please indicate below in the additional information field if your workshop will contain references to: ADC’s (After Death Communications) or Religion

Workshop Presenter Application

    (Please fill in all categories that apply to you, not just the one you would speak about.)
  • In the spaces below, provide information for up to three children/siblings/grandchildren. If there are more, please include in the additional information section.
    The gathering committee will try to accommodate all session requests, but we may need to change the schedule due to cancellations and other unexpected disruptions.
  • This section is to give the workshop committee an idea of what your workshop is about and the information you will be presenting to the attendees. The structure including Q & A.
  • Handouts - Attendees appreciate handouts. Plan for a minimum of 30 handouts per workshop
    **If you have a computer but need a projector please note that you will need to bring a VGA or HDMI converter.

BP/USA will not be responsible to provide A/V equipment to workshop presenters. If A/V equipment is needed please make your own arrangements.

Bereaved Parents of the USA does not provide speaker fees for workshop presenters. Workshop presenters must pay the registration fee to participate in the Gathering.

For questions regarding the application process contact Jodi Norman

bpusavicepresident@gmail.com

Or call : 703-656-6999