We want YOU! We are looking for dynamic speakers and presenters

We are looking for dynamic speakers to deliver innovative and informative educational talks to our chapter members. Proposals may be submitted twice yearly, generally in March and in September.
The deadline for submissions in response to our March callout is 12 noon (Pacific) Wednesday, April 5, 2017.
BACKGROUND
ICF Vancouver Island is a charter chapter of the International Coaches Federation (ICF) committed to advancing the art, science and practice of professional coaching. The ICF definition of professional coaching is available on the ICF website.
The chapter includes 140 + members across Vancouver Island, Victoria and the Gulf Islands. Our Purpose as a coaching culture is to nurture, serve and expand our profession both globally and within ICF Vancouver Island. Our commitment is to raise awareness for our profession: building bridges to create powerful and inclusive groups of coaching professionals committed to the vision of helping people live meaningful and productive lives.
We are an interdependent community of professionals who are committed to the ICF core values of integrity, excellence, collaboration and respect and the ICF core coaching competencies.  Our commitment includes modeling coaching excellence, as well as advancing public awareness about professional coaching. We serve people at all levels ranging from individuals and groups to organizations, communities and the global community.
Our events recognize members for professional excellence, enable members and other professionals to network, and provide opportunities for continuous learning through webinars, meetings, and in-person workshops.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Our Ideal In-Person/Webinar Speaker will offer presentations that are relevant and exciting to professional coaches, organizational practitioners, and coaches-in-training.  We welcome inviting speakers who challenge the status quo, are interactive with the audience, and hold space for deeper conversation.
Our Ideal Webinar Speaker is someone comfortable with facilitating group discussions in an on-line environment, has in-depth knowledge and experience of the topic area, and is able to assess challenges presented, while providing answers, tips and solutions.  Webinars are typically 60-90 minutes in duration.
For all the details, including Speaker Submission Guidelines and Speaker Proposal Form, click here.