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Request for Proposals - 2020 Convention and Trade Show

By Public Lands Alliance Staff posted 05-22-2019 14:22


Request for Proposals

2020 Convention and Trade Show

March 1 - 5, 2020

Arlington, Virginia

The Public Lands Alliance (PLA) is looking for enriching, enlightening and innovative session ideas for its 2020 Convention and Trade Show.

We are seeking high-quality speakers and facilitators who can challenge participants to think about leveraging partnerships in new ways and help strengthen the skills essential to collaborate effectively for the benefit of public lands and their users.

Proposals are due July 3, 2020.

Submit your Proposal

Submissions should cover topics relevant to public lands nonprofits and their agency partners, including but not limited to:

  • Advocacy

  • Board development

  • Environmental / programmatic education

  • Environmental sustainability

  • Field institutes and residential learning centers

  • Fundraising and philanthropy

  • Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)

  • Marketing and communications

  • Membership recruitment and retention

  • Nonprofit management and operations

  • Product and program development

  • Program evaluation and research

  • Retail operations / customer service

  • Sound financial practices

Submit your Proposal

Note: You will need to create an online account which will allow you to save and edit your proposal before submitting it.

If you have questions about submitting a proposal or would like to discuss a potential idea before submitting, please contact the Public Lands Alliance Education and Training Manager Chuck Benjamin at