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Call for Proposals

NBIA’s 28th International Conference on Business Incubation
May 18-21, 2014

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
New Orleans, La.

Deadline: Friday, Sept. 27 Extended to Friday, Oct. 4

NBIA is now accepting proposals for educational presentations, roundtable discussions and facilitated panels to be presented during the 28th International Conference on Business Incubation, scheduled for May 18-21, 2014, in New Orleans. This event will bring together more than 600 incubation and economic development professionals from around the world. NBIA seeks dynamic speakers and leaders who can share knowledge, experiences and best practices related to business incubation and entrepreneur support. Our goal is to fulfill the educational needs of our diverse audience by having experienced industry professionals address relevant topics.

Session, Panel and Roundtable Proposals

The conference will feature several 75-minute blocks of concurrent sessions, including lectures, panels and roundtable discussions. Presenters, panelists and roundtable discussion leaders share their expertise in a particular area with an audience of business incubation and economic development professionals. Click here for more information about submitting a proposal to organize one of these sessions.


If you have any questions about submitting a proposal, e-mail or call (740) 593-4331.

Contact NBIA

Phone: (740) 593-4331
Fax: (740) 593-1996
340 West State Street, Unit 25
Athens, OH 45701-1565

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