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The Premier Technical Communication
and Content Strategy Conference


The 2019 Call For Presentations Is Now Closed

Presenter Information

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Main Conference Presentation Information

Note: Presenters selected for MadWorld 2019 are required to present two (2) 55-minute sessions. It is highly encouraged to submit at least three session proposals for consideration. If a presentation topic merits two 55-minute sessions, submissions can be split into parts 1 and 2.

To see what was presented at MadWorld Dublin 201, click here.

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Advanced Workshop Presentation Information

Note: Workshop presentations are two hours in length and cover advanced topics including CSS, advanced single sourcing, source control and more. Presenters are expected to have professional consulting and/or training experience to be considered.

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Proposal Agreement

Please read the following statements carefully:

By submitting this proposal, I am making a professional commitment to present at the MadWorld 2019 conference. If I become unable to present for any reason, I will contact MadCap Software immediately at .

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If accepted, I understand that MadCap Software will schedule my presentation according to what is best for the attendees. MadCap Software is NOT able to fulfill special scheduling requests.

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If accepted, I understand I am required to use MadWorld themed PowerPoint® slide artwork provided by MadCap Software. Alternative presentation formats may be used with approval from MadCap Software.

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If accepted, I understand that MadCap Software may record my presentation (audio or video) to be made available online at a later date for attendees. I understand that MadCap Software will be the sole copyright owner of the recording and can distribute it, along with any supporting materials, for marketing purposes.

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If accepted, I will prepare my presentation to the best of my ability and will meet all deadlines required.

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Audio/Visual Support:

MadCap Software will provide the following audio/visual equipment:

  • 4K HD LCD projector and screen
  • Microphone(s) (lapel and hand held)
  • Podium, table and chair
  • HDMI and VGA cables
  • PowerPoint® templates and artwork
  • WiFi connection
  • Laptop (if unable to provide your own)

I understand the above information and will develop my presentation according to the equipment available.

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Terms and Privacy

Your data privacy and security are important to us. We will never share your information with a third party. We will store the information you provide to us, and will only use this information for the purpose of your MadWorld conference presentation submissions. By checking this box you agree to these terms and to be contacted.

I agree to the Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

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Q: If selected, what is covered by MadCap Software in terms of hotel, travel and conference registration?

A: Presenters selected will have hotel and conference registration fully covered by MadCap Software.

Q: How soon will presenters be notified by the selection committee?

A: Presenters selected will be notified starting in late February. Candidates with submissions not selected will be notified by early March.

Q: What can I do to increase my chances of getting selected?

A: Propose thought provoking, highly engaging sessions! We showcase the best of the best, so send us your best practices, case studies and advanced techniques we’re all dying to learn more about.

Q: What have past speakers said about speaking at MadWorld?

A: Check out our blog and you’ll find a series of articles, reviews and Q&As featuring MadWorld speakers, several of whom have presented more than once.

Q: Is there anything else you can tell me about preparing submissions for MadWorld?

A: Send us topics that interest YOU the technical writer, the content developer, the consultant, the eLearning specialist, the professor. Sessions that are near and dear to your heart, that showcase your talents, and that highlight experiences you cannot wait to share with the world.