Speak at a CCAoA Event

Child Care Aware® of America (CCAoA) events feature industry leaders and experts throughout the early childhood education field. Our goal is to provide child care professionals, system leaders and advocates a space to connect and share their expertise on an array of topics related to early learning and education. 

Who Should Submit a Proposal?  

  • Professionals in the child care landscape, including child care providers, systems-level leaders, state policymakers and anyone else in the broader ECE system.  
  • Up-and-coming leaders as well as seasoned presenters 
  • Business and community leaders with services that support the child care industry 
  • And more! 

Event Schedule

*Subject to Change

Event Name Month Held CFP for 2022 Events CFP for 2023 Events Decisions Sent to Speakers by 
Leadership Institute  Oct/Nov  CLOSED Details Coming Soon   May 30, 2023 
Symposium   May  CLOSED Open thru
Dec. 16, 2022 
January 30, 2023 

We also accept proposals for presentations delivered via webinar or other on-demand learning formats. Please submit a separate proposal by clicking here if you are interested in this type of speaking opportunity.  
Diverse Perspectives: 
As an organization committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion we embrace the rich diversity found within our membership, staff, and the communities we serve, including in ability, age, color, ethnicity, race, family or marital status, sex, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, language, national origin, political affiliation, religion, socioeconomic status, and other dimensions of diversity. We strongly recommend that session proposals include speakers with diverse individual backgrounds, from multiple types of organization, at every stage of their career, and from organizations across a geographic span. 

Interested in Sponsorship Opportunities?  
CCAoA offers a variety of formats and options giving sponsors and partners the opportunity to enhance their brand and reach an audience of early childhood education professionals.  
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