About Speaker Applications

  1. How do I apply to be a speaker?
    Complete the online application by providing your contact information, a description of your proposed Talk, your Talk's working title and a short view pitching us your idea worth spreading.
  2. When are applications due?
    Applications are due no later than 5 p.m. on Dec. 1, 2021.
  3. Who is eligible apply? 
    Everyone in the DePaul community is welcome to apply, including students, faculty and staff, alumni, and retirees.
  4. How are speakers selected?
    A DePaul committee, consisting of leaders from across the university, will select the 2022 speakers.
  5. When will the 2022 speakers be announced? 
    The selected speakers will be notified January 2022.
  6. Will selected speakers receive any help to prepare for the event?
    Selected speakers will be asked to attend a short workshop early next year to help them refine their Talk's purpose, and receive feedback and coaching.

About the Event

Be on the lookout for more information about the May 4, 2022 event in coming months.