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Will you be the person giving the talk?
No, I am suggesting someone else
You (the proposer)
How do you know the speaker?
Can you contact the speaker?
Are you able to reach them by phone/email?
email@example.com (List multiple emails (in the same order as speakers are listed) if submitting more than one speaker.)
If there are multiple speakers, list their full names below
Additional speaker 1
Additional speaker 2
List multiple organizations (in the same order as speakers are listed) if submitting more than one speaker.
Speaker job title
List multiple titles (in the same order as speakers are listed) if submitting multiple speakers.
https:// (List multiple profiles - in the same order as speakers are listed - if submitting more than one speaker.)
https:// (List multiple handles - in the same order as speakers are listed - if submitting more than one speaker.)
Topic of the talk
Tell us about the speaker's expertise
What does the speaker do? What are they known for? What awards or distinctions have they received? What's their recent work, and why are you proposing them as a speaker?
What would the title of the talk be?
How would you describe their talk in 5-8 simple words the audience would understand and find interesting?
Describe the talk in more detail
In 3-5 paragraphs, outline what the talk will cover. Explain who should attend, what they'll learn, and any knowledge or experience they should have beforehand.
How is this talk best delivered?
60-90-min interactive, in-person workshop (up to 100 participants)
18-minute keynote (one big idea, fast paced)
30-min AMA (Ask Me Anything - moderated, interactive, back and forth with the audience, no slides)
40-minute case study or talk with audience QA
60 minute online skills workshop
Online book club (open to the public, outside of FWD50 dates)
Online FWD50 Extras workshop (open to the public, outside of FWD50 dates)
Anything else we should know?
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