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Do you have an innovative practice or cutting-edge research you want to share with your colleagues from arond the world? The Call for Presentations for the 2021 Fall Virtual Conference is open. You are invited to submit a presentation proposal that focuses on best and promising practices that increase student success at community and technical colleges.


  • Amazing professional development opportunity.
  • Collaborate with experts in the field.
  • Presenters receive a conference registration discount.
  • Receive recognition for and feedback about your practice or program.
  • Expand your professional portfolio.
  • Be part of a dynamic community committed to student success.


  • Live Session: The Live Session format is 50 minutes, including time for Q&A. Presenters will present their presentation live through Zoom. Each room will have a moderator who will track questions from participants via the chat and pose those questions to the presenters at the end of the presentation.
  • Pre-Recorded Session: Pre-Recorded Sessions are limited to 60 minutes and will be available on demand throughout and after the conference. These presentations do not require the presenter(s) to be in attendance at the conference. The presenter(s) are responsible for recording, editing, and submitting their presentation to NISOD by October 8, 2021.


  • Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Justice   
  • High-Performing Libraries and Learning Resource Centers  
  • Hiring, Orienting, and Working With Adjunct Faculty   
  • Online, Face-to-Face, and Hybrid Teaching and Learning   
  • Student Services, Support, and Success 


All conference sessions will take place in Zoom Webinar.


To present at the NISOD’s annual conference, you must:

  1. Be employed by a community college, technical college, or not-for-profit organization or university, or
  2. Be a conference sponsor.
Click here to submit your proposal by September 3.

2021 Deadlines

September 3, 2021
Deadline to submit proposal.

September 17, 2021
Presenters notified about proposal selections.

September 24, 2021
Presenter agreement forms due back to NISOD.

September 28, 2021
Presenters notified by email when their sessions are scheduled.

October 8, 2021
Pre-recorded presentations due.

October 20-22, 2021
2021 Annual Fall Virtual Conference

65 live sessions
65 live sessions
65 live sessions