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Saturday, October 27, 2018 Univ of MD College Park Marriott Conference Center

2018 Call For Speakers

2018 call for speakers

2018 Call For Speakers Submission Deadline: March 31, 2018 | Presenter Notification: May 1, 2018 Email Completed Proposal(s) To: The P3 Solution is calling for high-energy and impactful presentations for its 4th Annual Market Simple Training Summit, which will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018, at the University of Maryland College Park Marriott Conference Center in Hyattsville, MD. Market Simple Training Summit is a one-day interactive summit designed to help Small Businesses and Marketing and Communication practitioners/ professionals learn easy and executable marketing, sales, communication and social media strategies to help increase exposure and maximize profits. The summit is developed into 16 power sessions, separated into four tracks (Basic, Intermediate, Advance and The Best of..) for Small Business/ Entrepreneurs and Marketing and Communication Professionals, that will provide comprehensive and easy tactics on how to market, sell and communicate efficiently.

proposal instructions

Review the suggested topics list before creating your proposal. Breakout sessions are 75 minutes in length – including Q&A. Please provide a compelling description of your presentation and three (3) tangible takeaways attendees can expect to receive. Presentations should be designed to engage the audience and provide them with practical marketing strategies and tactics. It should not be used primarily to advertise or sell products and/or services. Completed proposals must be submitted to, no later than Saturday, March 31, 2018, 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Time). EACH PROPOSAL MUST BE SUBMITTED TO INCLUDE THE REQUESTED INFORMATION, USING THE FORMAT PROVIDED BELOW. ANY INCOMPLETE PROPOSALS WILL NOT BE REVIEWED OR CONSIDERED.

Tips For Submitting Proposals - Be as innovative and creative as possible! This is a competitive process and reviewers are looking for sessions that are engaging and current, with relevant and easy strategies that are simple to execute. - Avoid abbreviations and acronyms that may not be familiar to reviewers or summit attendees. - Comply with word limits and instructions.

msts18 sessions

basic power sessions Basic power sessions are 75-minute beginner/intermediate workshops designed to give attendees an introduction to the latest and most comprehensive tools, tips and tactics on how to market, sell and communicate effectively.


intermediate power sessions Intermediate power sessions are 75-minute workshops designed to give attendees more intermediary instruction on the latest and most comprehensive tools, tips and tactics on how to market, sell and communicate effectively.

advanced power sessions



Advanced power sessions are 75-minute more progressive workshops designed to give attendees more in-depth instruction on the latest and most comprehensive tools, tips and tactics on how to market, sell and communicate effectively.

the best of... power sessions 75-minute past popular sessions that were the cream-of-the crop. These marketing, sales, social media and public relations workshops have been revived for past and present attendees to enjoy.


your submission must include:

A 75-minute power session that includes:

- A workshop discussion - An exercise that allows an attendee to apply what he/she has learned - Actionable takeaways that attendees can use immediately 1. Presentation Proposed Title: Presentation Short Description (250 words or less): and a Presentation Detailed Description that includes: a. A list of three learning outcomes b. A succinct explanation of the interactive activity that will be included in the presentation c. What makes your treatment of this topic unique d. How you gained your expertise on this subject 2. Have you ever presented this presentation before? yes or no 3. Will you provide takeaway materials/handouts? (if yes, please attach copies of any materials associated w ith the presentation when submitting the proposal) 4. Which audience track would benefit the most from your presentation? (Choose only one) Basic or Intermediate or Advanced 5. Hyperlinks to prior speaking engagements (required) 6. Headshot (High-resolution) & Bio (attached to email) Completed proposals must be submitted to, no later than Saturday, March 31, 2018, 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Time)

review criteria

- The proposal clearly identifies what will occur during the session, following the format guidelines and time allotted - The proposal describes how the session will effectively engage the audience in innovative thinking about new or proven ideas and approaches - The proposal simply explains how the summit attendees can execute strategies with ease - The proposal is impactful, appealing and energetic

selected presenters will receive: - A complimentary, VIP registration for the conference - A half-page ad in the digital brochure and summit program - An email list of your session attendees - Evaluation scores after the summit - A designated space to sell products and/or services for their business in the exhibit area - A one page speaker-sheet design worth or $100 credit towards any design or consultation services from the P3 Solution

Below are some suggested presentation topics. You also have the option of creating your own presentation topic. MARKETING Integrated Marketing Strategy Mobile Marketing Email Marketing Direct Mail Marketing Marketing Budget Influencer Marketing Micro-Influencer Marketing Video Marketing Reputation Marketing Content Marketing Web Marketing Measurement Tools Google Analytics Defining Your Niche Targeting Marketing ROI Assessing Consumer Behavior Collateral Design Event Marketing Easy Data Mining ChatBots A.I.

SALES Using Social Media Ads to Sell Selling on Social Media Selling To Millennials Sales Vs Marketing Selling Beyond GenXers Pitching to a Potential Client SOCIAL MEDIA Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Snapchat Instagram Pinterest New Emerging Social Media Managing Your Social Media Social Media ROI Dark Social New Trends

PR/COMMUNICATION Writing a Simple Press Release Simple Pitching to the Media Creating a PR Plan Building a Better Brand Brand Design Communicating your Brand Visually Brand Flexibility Brand You Podcasting Content Marketing New Trends

Are you a marketing, sales communication or social media pro ready to share your expertise?

call for presentations are now open

submit your application today

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