Call for Presentations and Volunteers for the 2020 Region Conference

After hosting another successful region conference in Santa Fe this April, planning is now underway for the 2020 DBIA-SW Region Annual Conference being held April/May 2020 in either San Antonio or Austin, TX.

Call for Presentations

We are interested in receiving your topic and speaker proposals for the 2020 Annual Region Conference and for Chapter Meetings held throughout our Region. To submit your presentation for consideration please prepare the below information and submit via email by clicking here. We would appreciate receiving your submission by August 23rd. (Product sales presentations will not be considered.)

  • Presentation title
  • 4-6 sentence summary
  • Length of Presentation (1 hour, 1.5 hours, etc.)
  • Speaker name(s), title/position(s)  and contact information
  • 3 key takeaways

Call for Planning Committee Volunteers

The Region is also seeking 8-10 volunteers to serve on the planning committee for this conference. Volunteers will be expected to participate in committee conference calls every 3-4 weeks as needed between August 2019 and May 2020 and to contribute their ideas, connections and speaker/topic suggestions for committee consideration.

Planning Committee service is a great way to get more involved in the Southwest Region, particularly if you are interested in moving toward a leadership role. If you would like to volunteer for this committee, please send an email with your contact information to our Region Headquarters by clicking here. We would appreciate receiving your email by August 9th.


Thank you and we hope to see you at the 2020 Annual Region Conference in Texas next spring!