Welcome Presenters

Thank you for your interest in contributing to the educational program at MSES 2019 in Raleigh!

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CLOSED: The deadline for all presentation proposal submissions is Friday, September 28, 2018.

Next Steps

All presentation proposals will be reviewed by the Programs Subcommittee.

If you submitted a presentation proposal, you can expect to receive a status update by the end of October 2018.

Don’t forget to register for the Municipal Special Events Summit!

Audiovisual Information

The following will be provided to accepted program presenters:

  • Presentation space
  • Projector & screen
  • Sound
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Laptop
  • Adapter
  • Presentation clicker

What information will your peers be presenting at MSES 2019?

Below are a few topics of suggestion collected from a survey earlier this year.

  • Fees and budgeting
  • Community engagement
  • Strategic planning
  • Event evaluations and metrics for success
  • ADA accessibility
  • Alcohol
  • Balance and livability
  • Drones
  • Emergency preparedness
  • Filming
  • Inter-agency coordination
  • Medical planning and management
  • Notifications
  • Organizational structure
  • Policy development
  • Road closures
  • Success stories from participants at the 2018 summit in Austin, TX
  • Technology for event management
  • Vehicle barricades


Contact Programs Subcommittee Chair Kelly Lindsey.

Thank you for your interest in sharing your big ideas.  We look forward to seeing your presentations!