Call for Program Proposals

Share Your Knowledge and Experience

The Alcohol & Other Drug Education Conference Planning Committee invites both students and professionals to submit program abstracts for the 2013 Conference to be held April 18-19, 2013 at California State University, Chico. The theme of this year’s conference is “Today Decides Tomorrow” with a focus on current best practices and visions for the future.

Types of Programs

Proposals will be accepted for workshops that are an hour in length. Exceptions may be granted for extraordinary workshops that require spanning two sessions with a break in between.

Submission and Selection Process

Application submissions are accepted via our online site through the February 15th deadline. All applicants will receive an email acknowledgement of submission. If you do not receive an acknowledgement, please contact Shauna Quinn at (530)898-6131. The AOD Conference Program Sub-committee will evaluate proposals for potential value to conference participants, relevance to conference theme, and quality. The Committee will notify the primary presenter of acceptance or non-acceptance via email by March 15, 2013. Submission of a proposal implies a commitment by all presenters to attend the conference and deliver the presentation if it is accepted. Notification of acceptance or rejection of program proposals will be made to the primary author, who has the responsibility to communicate with all other presenters.

Presenters must provide their own handouts, please bring 20-30 copies of handouts.

Please complete no later than February 15, 2013. If you have questions regarding the program proposal process please contact Shauna Quinn at

Call for Program Proposals Form