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