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General Assembly

Call for Workshop Session Proposals

The SSCCC General Assembly is currently accepting proposals for workshop session presenters. We welcome you to become an integral part of the SSCCC General Assembly. This year, the SSCCC will be inviting groups of students, associated student body organizations, partners, and other stakeholders to provide the platform for insightful and empowering discussions and collaboration between students, educators, and other interested parties.

Conference Details 

Date: April 3 – 5, 2020
Location:  Ontario Convention Center
Conference Attendees: 600

Workshop session schedule: We are accepting proposals in two formats: 60 minute and 75-minute interactive workshops. A minimum of 15 minutes of the session should be reserved for questions from the audience.

Format: The presenter can determine the presentation format. We encourage you to choose a presentation that engages and educates the participants.

Presenter role: If you plan to use PowerPoint, presenters are required to bring their own laptop. We will provide a screen and projector.

Handouts: In respect to the environment, we are encouraging all presenters to limit handouts only as necessary or provide to the SSCCC for posting on the website and the event mobile app.  

Fee: There will be no honorarium or reimbursement for the presentation. The selected presenters will receive a discounted registration rate of $350. We encourage you to register now. If you are selected as a presenter, we will reimburse you the difference of the full registration.   

Deadline: Proposals are due no later than Friday, February 14, 2020.

Notification: Those submitting proposals will be notified by Monday, February 24, 2020 regarding the status of their proposal.

Proposal Submission Process:  All proposals will be evaluated by our SSCCC Events Committee based on content, level of engagement of the presenters with students, and relevancy to the workshop strands (see proposal requirements at the link below).  The purpose is to identify presenters with interest, passion, and expertise on the selected topic. Proposal submissions will only be accepted by submitting through this link

Questions: For questions regarding the proposal submission process, please contact the Ya’Mese A. Johnson at or Julie Adams at