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2019 Risk Summit Session Proposals

The Nonprofit Risk Management Center is looking for risk management enthusiasts to serve on the 2019 Risk Summit faculty. We have identified a preliminary list of workshop topics, available here: 2019 Risk Summit Session Titles and Descriptions

If your experience syncs with one of the session topics and you’re eager to share what you know, use the form below to submit your session proposal. If you want to propose a topic that isn’t listed, please use the form to share your session idea.

Proposals are due by 5:00 pm Eastern on Thursday, February 28, 2019.

The 2019 Risk Summit will be held Monday, October 21 and Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at the Lansdowne Resort and Spa in Leesburg, VA. The Resort is 12 miles from Washington’s Dulles International Airport (IAD) and 30 miles from downtown Washington, DC. Airport transfers to/from Dulles will be available for $25 each way.

Follow these three steps to submit your session proposal:

Step One: Review the list of session titles and descriptions at the link at the top of this page.

Step Two: Choose the session you’d like to present by selecting it from the drop down list in the form below. Continue by answering the additional questions in the speaker proposal form. If you have a brilliant idea for a workshop that isn’t on our list, indicate the proposed title of your session in the Session Title box.

Step Three: Make sure you’ve answered all of the questions in our speaker proposal form. Click “Submit Proposal.”

Anyone who submits a proposal will be notified of the results of our speaker selection process on or before March 15th. Thank you for your interest in speaking at the 2019 Risk Summit!

If you have questions, please reach out to Kay Nakamura at 703.777.3504 or

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New in 2019! Available Session Titles

Click here to see a list of Risk Summit Session Titles and Descriptions

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