Creating a Disciplinary Conference

Your group must select a relevant, significant theme for a conference of [professionals in your field]. You should examine scholarly literature and professional organizations in your field to learn how information is exchanged and the purpose/type of conferences within your field. You will be asked to present:

  1. The theme you identify and why it is significant to your field
  2. Possible presenters/speakers for the conference


  1. Identify and explore issues of significance to their field via scholarly databases
  2. Examine publications to refine (expand upon, narrow, modify) original topic

Environmental Advocacy

You work for an environmental advocacy think tank and you need to put together an educational presentation  for local government officials on how global warming affects sea level. Using the CRAAPP method, choose three resources that will assist you in developing this presentation.