Webinar Presenter Request for Proposal

RFP Overview

The RFP process serves to identify presenters for NAWSP webinars. As opportunities emerge, applications will be considered from the presenters who submitted RFPs.

NAWSP welcomes its members as presenters at one live webinar per year. NAWSP uses outside speakers at many webinars. Applicants may submit proposals for multiple topics.

Presentation Topics

We seek Women in Sales Subject Matter Experts and Influencers to share leading-edge ideas, inspire enlightening discussions and convey the fundamentals specific to Women in Sales. Topics are selected based on member surveys, success of past events, timeliness of topics and relevance of topic to women sales professionals.

Each program has different goals, objectives and audiences. NAWSP will decide the best fit for the speakers and presentation topics. The goals of all NAWSP events and education are to:

  • Provide women sales professionals with opportunities for practical and up-to-date information, training and education on topics of interest to NAWSP members.

  • Provide members and non-member speakers who have subject matter expertise the opportunity to increase their exposure in the community.

  • Provide high quality, knowledgeable speakers to NAWSP members.

  • Facilitate the professional and personal development and growth of our women sales professionals and corporate investors.

Speaker Responsibilities

  • Provide high quality educational presentations specific to Women in Sales.

  • Engage attendees through attendee participation.

  • Coordinate with staff regarding any special equipment needs.

  • Provide a picture, topic summary, top three takeaways and 75-word biography for marketing purposes.

  • Ensure the session is not perceived as an infomercial.

  • Promote your participation in the event on your social media sites.

  • Provide own printed pieces and/or promotional collateral

NAWSP Responsibilities

Aggressively promote the event, speaker, and subject matter through a variety of NAWSP communication vehicles:

  • NAWSP Web Site

  • Announcements at other NAWSP events

  • E-mail announcements

  • NAWSP social media channels - Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn

  • Register participants.

  • Coordinate with speaker regarding webinar logistics.

Notification

Your input is valued and will be carefully considered by our events and education committee and board. NAWSP will respond to your submission if a need for your topic arises. We appreciate all submissions and if you are not selected for this upcoming program year, we welcome you to submit again for the following year. Opportunities will be afforded first to program themes and then speakers that fit those themes for a designated program.

How to Submit

Please complete the form below to submit your information and proposed topic details to the NAWSP programs committee for consideration. Please submit completed application to NAWSP hello@nawsp.org along with the following:

Include a 1-2 page Presentation Summary including:

a. A list of three to five learning objectives

b. The specific benefits participants will take away

c. How you plan to engage the audience in interacting with one another

d. Why this topic is essential knowledge for women sales professionals

e. What makes your treatment of this topic unique

f. How you gained your expertise on this subject

  • Presentation Sample (PPT or Web Link)

  • 75-Word Biography

  • High-Resolution Headshot (in JPG format)

  • Include references from three organizations where you have previously presented

  • Presentation Materials/Downloads