2019 ARKANSAS APCO/NENA CONFERENCE: HOLIDAY INN. LITTLE ROCK-AIRPORT, AR. OCT 14-16, 2019

CALL FOR TRAINING/SPEAKER PRESENTATIONS

General Information

Sponsored by the Arkansas Chapter of APCO and the Arkansas Chapter of NENA to be held at the Holiday Inn Conference Center Monday, October 14th- Wednesday, October 16, 2019.   


The conference committee is seeking proposals for quality presentations.  Proposals should be of interest to public safety communications professionals on topics related to 9-1-1 call taking, police, fire and medical dispatching, stress, first level leadership, telecommunicator training, technical development, operational development, radio systems, PSAP design and emerging technology.  We also welcome submissions on subjects that do not directly apply to the above topics, but would be relevant and educational for the attendees.  If submitting more than one presentation, please submit each presentation individually.   


This Call for Papers invites any APCO or NENA member, business professional, industry associate and educators to submit a presentation. Your audience will include public safety telecommunicators, supervisors, managers, and 9-1-1 center professionals.   


Presentations should be 45-60 minutes and target to audiences of 50-75 people.  


Interested instructors are asked to submit a biography of the presenter, course title and brief description, which will be printed in the conference program or App.  Please include a brief description of the course, indicating any audio visual needs and hand-outs that will be provided.  The course outline will be reviewed by the conference committee.    


**If your submission is selected, you will still be responsible for your full conference registration, travel, hotel and meals. **  


The presenter must be instructor certified and credentials must be turned into Liz Jones when presentation is submitted.   


1. Fill out the “CLEST FORM F-5 Commission On Law Enforcement Standards and Training Application for Certification of Course”   

2. Email your CLEST FORM F-5 to liz.jones@arkansas.gov .  The deadline for submission is March 15, 2019.  

3. Submissions will be reviewed by Liz Jones and members of the 2019 AR APCO/NENA Conference Committee.


If you are selected as a presenter for the conference Liz Jones will notify you.  For any questions or further information, please email liz.jones@arkansas.gov

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