NEW Exclusive Opportunity 

Host an SME Snack Break experience!

 

Q:  What is an SME Snack Break?

A:  A quick-hitting mini educational session during one of the conference’s scheduled coffee breaks. Your company will be the coffee
break sponsor AND the subject matter expert-speaker…at the same time!

Designed as brief brain breaks, each SME Snack Break Session will feature a private sector partner, sharing new and innovative products
or breakthrough services while providing attendees the opportunity to stand, stretch, and enjoy refreshments.


Unique Sponsorship Advantages:

  • LIMITED AVAILABILITY
  • One sponsor per Snack Break session location
  • Assistance with Session Development
  • Unique attendee interaction

 

 

SME Snack Break Application Details:

Limited in quantity, these sessions should serve to enhance ResCon offerings and forward advancements in resilience theory, innovation, or application. Topics can include new trends or research, new technology, new data, or innovative products, or services new to the emergency management or resilience field.

Interested sponsors are asked to submit presentation abstracts and relevant speaker / presentation information through the online portal which is open through April 15, 2021 at 5 p.m. CST sharp.

Important Dates

  • Deadline for Proposals: April 15, 2021 at 5PM CST
  • Notification of Speakers: April 20, 2021
  • Conference Sessions: June 14 – 16, 2021

 

 

The Selection Process:

  1. Submit application HERE
  2. Application review
  3. Receive feedback from the ResCon team by April 20, 2021
  4. Submit required fees
  5. Work with ResCon team to complete planning

 

Length:

  • Minimum of 5 minutes
  • Maximum of 15 minutes

 

Key Elements:

  • Speaker Diversity
  • Attention-Grabbing Format – quick-hitting, action-packed content to keep attendees engaged.
  • Creative Facilitation – highly engaging, interactive, original, and memorable
  • Interactive or Networking Component – create connection and conversation
  • Defined Learning Outcome(s) –specific, achievable audience takeaways
  • Quantifiable Topic Title – Ex: “Top 3 Resiliency Tools Needed for 2021 and Beyond”

 

Note: these sessions may be recorded for greater participation from an online audience. Shorter formats work better for keeping audience engaged!

 

Want to learn more? Contact us at gbridges@mccno.com.