Conference Call for Proposals


2021 KMTA/OMTA Conference Call for Proposals

2021 Joint KYMTA & OhioMTA State Conference

Conference Information and Dates

The 2021 State Conference is a joint conference between the Kentucky Music Teachers Association and the Ohio Music Teachers Association. It will be held October 17-19, 2021 at Northern Kentucky University.

The submission deadline for conference proposals is May 1, 2021. Presenters of proposals that have been accepted for presentation at the conference will be notified by June 1, 2021.

Presenters are invited to submit proposals for any applicable topic. However, the Conference Planning Committee would like to encourage sessions related to the following:

  • Online Teaching
  • Diversity/Equity/Inclusion
  • Interdisciplinary Topics (applies to all music teachers, not just one instrument)

Session Information

Session Length — Regular sessions are 50 minutes in length. Mini-sessions are 20 minutes in length. Please include time for Q&A in your session so we can promptly end on time.

Lightning Rounds (5-minute sessions) and Collegiate Poster Presentations — a separate process for selecting these will occur after this initial proposal phase. Do not use this form to submit a proposal for a lightning round or a poster session.

Proposal Application

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Session Information

If you can do either format, please check both.
We are planning for the conference to be a regular, in-person conference. However, if the conference has to be online-only, are you able and willing to convert your session to a virtual format? *
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Presenter Information

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If there are multiple presenters, please upload a headshot for each.