For more information and questions please contact Jennifer Williams at jaw016@uark.edu or 479-575-4499.

Please submit completed proposals by: June 15th

Begin your proposal

Proposal Selection

We will notify the lead presenter regarding acceptance by July 31, 2018.

We will include any information on next steps if the proposal is accepted.


The online proposal form will take approximately 20 minutes to complete. We have designed our form so that you have the ability to copy and paste from other programs with minimal formatting issues. You will need the following information to complete your online proposal:

  • Session title
  • Session description
  • Intended audience
  • Short bio for lead presenter
  • Photo of the lead presenter

This information will be used on the Education Innovation Summit 2018 website, iNAV - the conference app, and the printed program.

The theme of the 2018 Education Innovation Summit is Discover Every Learner. Emphasis will be on reflection and inquiry as processes that engage and motivate learners toward real and sustainable change. Focused on innovation research in transformational leadership, learner driven practices, and designing learning, our idea of every learner includes students, educators, families, business, and community partners.

Sessions will be grouped into the following three strands.

Transformational Leadership
  • Vision & Mission
  • Collaborative Processes
  • Culture
  • Systems
  • Learner Driven
  • Environment
  • Learning Experiences
  • Personalized
  • Equity
  • Designing Learning:
  • Social & Emotional Learning
  • Intrapersonal skills
  • Instructional Design
  • Learning Progressions
  • Presenter Registration

    If your proposal is accepted the lead presenter will receive a code for discounted registrations for up to 4 people. Registration is required for acceptance.

    Session Learning Materials

    Prior to the Summit, you will be given instructions on how to upload any presentation materials for your session to our mobile app - iNAV. Presenters are responsible for uploading and preparing all materials for their session.


    The Education Innovation Summit 2018 will be held at the John Q. Hammons Center - Rogers, AR. We have secured a block of rooms at a reduced rate if you reserve online here: Book your group rate for Education Innovation Summit

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