|Proposal Application Information|
The Association of Image Consultants International welcomes your proposal for our 2017 annual conference. Please complete one (1) Presenter Proposal Form for each proposed session.
If you have questions regarding sessions please contact Dr. Hyeri Kim, AICI CIP, VP Education, and Cecilia Stoeckicht, AICI CIP, Conference Executive Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AICI 2017 Conference will offer concurrent sessions in four languages: - Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese, and English, Workshops in English for Certified Members only, and Keynote speaking opportunities. In order to ensure a balanced conference program, all submissions are reviewed and evaluated by the AICI Speaker Committee.
Please note all AICI Members presenting must register for full conference.
What We Are Looking For
Topics for Foreign Language Sessions (Chinese - Japanese – Spanish - Portuguese)
Applicants who are AICI CIC, AICI CIPs, or AICI CIMs will be considered. These workshops will target beginner/ intermediate/advanced level attendees, and should fall under the Technical Knowledge of AICI Core Competences:
Presenters should be prepared to presented their session in their native language and English in case of low quorum in that specific language at conference.
Testimonial Letters and CEU Training Plan application will be accepted in English only.
Topics for Certified Members Only Workshops
Applicants who are AICI CIPs, AICI CIMs, and Proven Professionals within their industry will be considered.
Based on members' feedback, these are the topics we are looking for:
Topics for Concurrent Sessions Levels Beginner /Intermediate/ Advanced
Applicants who are AICI CIPs or AICI CIMs, and Proven Professionals within the industry will be considered:
Topics for Keynote Speakers & General Sessions
Recognized experts within their field.
Sessions for Academic Students
Applicants who are AICI CICs, AICI CIPs or AICI CIMs, and Proven Professionals within the industry will be considered.
Sessions on how to:
Important: What We Don’t Want
Education Sessions for Academic Members ONLY:
Keynote Speaker –General Session:
Other Submission Guidelines
How to Submit a Proposal
We use a simple online form to gather submissions. Click here to fill out the form.
All speaker application forms must be received by October 15, 2016. By submitting an application you confirm that you will meet the deadlines below.
October 15, 2016 | Deadline for submitting online speaker application form
November 15, 2016 | Notification of speaker selection
January 15, 2017 | Materials due to AICI:
Your bio and a description of your session will be included in materials promoting the conference, such as the conference website and brochure and given to attendees.
NEW! For the first time AICI is inviting presenters to share any marketing materials on services or products they offer with program attendees once they have completed the adhered timing of their CEU approved session. This is a wonderful marketing opportunity that is unique only to conference speakers.
What if I’m still not sure about submitting an idea?
Help is available -- if you have any questions while you are developing your submission, email them to Dr. Hyeri Kim, AICI CIP, VP Education and Cecilia Stoeckicht, AICI CIP, Conference Executive Chair at email@example.com
Can I suggest a topic or recommend a speaker?
If you do not wish to present at the conference yourself, we encourage you to facilitate a Round Table discussion, or you may suggest a topic or recommend speakers, regardless of whether they are AICI members or not. Please send your suggestions to Dr. Hyeri Kim, AICI CIP, VP Education and Cecilia Stoeckicht, AICI CIP, Conference Executive Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org
What is a Training Plan?
You will be contacted if you have been accepted as a presenter. You will then be required to submit a Training Plan, outlining specifics of how your presentation will flow and materials/equipment necessary. Please review this requirement in advance by downloading the information from the AICI website.
Go to http://www.aici.org/?page=CEU_Program_Approval and then click on Training Plan Template.
I am not a AICI member. What information should I know about the organization and about the conference to ensure my topic would be a good fit?
The Association of Image Consultants International (AICI) is the leading and largest professional association of personal and corporate image consultants worldwide. A non-profit organization, AICI is dedicated to advancing the level of professionalism and enhancing the recognition of image consultants. Our members counsel both individual and corporate clients on appearance, behavior, communication skills, etiquette and international protocol. As experts in image consulting, our members guide clients to achieve their specific goals with authenticity, credibility and confidence. Supporting the development of the Image Consulting Profession, AICI brings together individuals and companies who seek image consulting services with the appropriate expert.
Do I need to be a member of AICI to Present?
You do not need to be an AICI member to qualify as a presenter. AICI welcomes Proven Professionals within the industry to be considered as applicants.
Thank you for your interest in the Association for Image Consultants International (AICI) and the 2017 Global Conference.
For additional information or to suggest a topic or speaker, please email Dr. Hyeri Kim, AICI CIP, VP Education and Cecilia Stoeckicht, AICI CIP, Conference Executive Chair at email@example.com.
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