Call for Proposals

Tech Week 2021

Introduction

The Philippine Tech Week 2021 is the first of its kind conference in the country showcasing different like-minded and community-focused organizations today. With this year’s theme of “Building Skills, Better Careers with Tech Communities,” member organizations of the Philippine Tech Community put the spotlight on honing the skills not just of its members but also of each and every Filipino during these trying times.


Featured sessions include keynotes, talks, and workshops co-organized by different member communities representing technologies from all corners of the industry.


The event will be held on May 17 - 22, 2021.


The following are the sub-themes for each of the event days:

  • Monday ( PH Tech Community Week Kickoff Program | Trends in Productivity )

  • Tuesday ( Tech Career Paths )

  • Wednesday ( Freelancing in Tech )

  • Thursday ( Upskill Initiatives )

  • Friday ( Future of Tech and Work )

  • Saturday ( PH Tech Community Week Culminating Program )


We are looking for:

  • Keynote Speakers

  • Topic Speakers

  • Community Pocket Events Speaker


Sessions, Slots & Speakers:

  • Speaker applicants must be an active member of any Philippine Tech Community Leads group organization or someone who is vetted by any Philippine Tech Community Leads group member organization

  • Community Pocket Event slots are 60 minutes to include Q&A.

  • To accommodate proposals from as many tech communities as possible, only one (01) Community Pocket Event will be accepted per member tech community.

  • Speaker talks should allow time for Q&A, ideally 15 minutes.

  • This is a learning event. Sales pitches for any product or service will not be considered for approval.

  • Speakers are expected to follow our Code of Conduct at all times.

  • Submitted proposals are subject for approval by the event steering committee.


IMPORTANT DATES:

Call for Proposals Deadline: 09 April 2021

Notification of Acceptance: 12 April 2021 onwards

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Application

Fill this form to propose your talk.

Talks Types

  • Main Session. These are standard talks with slides, allocated in slots of 60 minutes.

  • Pocket Events
    . These are 60 minutes sessions hosted by partner tech communities. It could be a webinar, workshop or anything that can fit within the timeframe.

Submission Agreement

We require speakers to accept an agreement in which they commit to:

  • Timely release of presentation material (slides), for publishing on our website.
  • Allow video and audio recording of their presentation, for publishing on our website.
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