Speaking at Confab

The call for Confab 2022 speakers is now closed, but we’re always happy to accept talk proposals for future consideration.

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Why speak at Confab?

Get speaking experience in a supportive environment.
Whether you’re developing a speaking practice or just want to share insights on a topic you’re passionate about, you’ll find a welcoming audience eager to hear new ideas and support your success.

Connect with industry peers.
As a speaker, you’ll connect directly with like-minded practitioners, fellow leaders, and your most admired content experts—and make lasting relationships that will enrich your career.

Be part of a diverse, inclusive event.
From our time-tested code of conduct to the Confab Equity Scholarship and beyond, we’re always looking for ways to make Confab the most inclusive event it can be.

Make a real impact in your community of practice.
Confab is the world’s best content strategy conference, focused on the most relevant, of-the-moment topics and trends—which means you’ll be sharing your insights to shape our evolving field.

Confab speakers are fairly compensated.

We understand not only the time and effort that goes into speaking at a conference, but also the deep expertise our speakers bring to the table. That’s why we offer all Confab speakers an honorarium, a stipend for travel and lodging, and a free ticket to the main conference.

Need help with your talk proposal?

We’ve learned a thing or two about what makes a Confab talk work. Whether it’s your first time pitching a talk or you just want a refresher, we can help you fine-tune your ideas and polish your proposal with our tips for pitching a talk.

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“You all seriously know how to treat folks. The attention to detail, the thoughtful planning, the clearly considered experience—that stuff matters. I’ve always appreciated that as an attendee, and now as a speaker, I felt very, very supported.”
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Lisa Maria Marquis, independent consultant
“I haven’t spoken for anyone, anywhere, that did as much for speakers as Confab did.”
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Max Johns, Head of Digital Marketing, SiteHost