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How to Propose a Conference Talk

How to Propose a Conference Talk

Lightning talk at DjangoCon Europe 2018 with basic tips about proposing a conference talk.

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  1. How to Propose a Conference Talk Lacey Williams Henschel DjangoCon

    Europe 2018 @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon
  2. ! Idea ✓ What have you learned recently? ✓ What

    do you have opinions on? ✓ What used to confuse you but now makes sense? @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon
  3. ! Think ✓ Can you sum up your topic in

    two minutes to someone who doesn't know much about it? @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon
  4. ! Read the CFP ✓ Requirements ✓ Deadline ✓ Anonymity

    @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon
  5. ✏ Write ✓ Short abstract ✓ Longer descrip2on ✓ Outline

    ✓ Bio (arguably the hardest to write) @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon
  6. ❓ Edit ✓ Friends ✓ Colleagues ✓ Mentors ✓ Twi3er

    ✓ Slacks @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon
  7. ! @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon

  8. ! Concerns ✓ Do I know enough? (Yes.) ✓ What

    about cost? (Financial aid.) ✓ Will work support me? (Ask.) ✓ What if I get rejected? (It happens.) @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon
  9. ! DjangoCon AU 2018.djangocon.com.au Open un3l May 28 ! DjangoCon

    US 2018.djangocon.us Open un3l June 3 @laceynwilliams | @djangoconau | @djangocon