Call for Proposals

Deadline: October 13, 2021

Please consider presenting at the 8th Annual UW-Madison Information & Technology Leadership Conference. This is a great opportunity to hone your presentation skills while sharing your experiences with the UW community. The conference will be delivered in a hybrid format to allow attendees and presenters to participate in person at Union South or virtually via Zoom.

Present solo, consider pairing up with a colleague, or get a group together for a panel discussion. No idea is too small. We are very interested in what you have to share and would be happy to help you develop your topic into an engaging session. Fill out the brief proposal form below by October 13, 2021, and be a part of the 8th annual conference!

Submit your proposal

If you are interested in presenting but have questions, please feel free to reach out to any member of our committee. We are happy to talk with potential presenters!

This year’s theme is:

Lead with bold IDEAs

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access(ibility)

Information & technology professionals are leaders and collaborators. When leading in times of disruption, at the forefront or behind the scenes, in person or virtually, or somewhere in between, we all have the opportunity to drive change. Guiding change toward greater inclusion, diversity, equity, and ​​access(ibility) has the potential to improve the lives of our teams, the people we serve, and the broader community.

Wherever you are on your leadership journey, join your colleagues from across UW-Madison to learn, share, and develop bold IDEAs at this year’s Information & Technology Leadership Conference.


  • Proposals are due by midnight on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.
  • The proposal should:
    • Try and fit the theme
    • Include the topic, objectives, and format
    • Include the audience takeaways

Submit your proposal