Session Proposals

Proposal Submissions

The Northland Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine requests session proposals for the 2024 Annual Meeting to be held in Duluth, Minnesota from March 21-23, 2024. 

Proposal Deadline: September 1, 2023

Presentation Format: 50 minute oral presentation or workshop

Proposals must be submitted by email to Please include a single PDF document with the following information:

  • Title
  • Speaker names, position titles, and contact information
  • 2-3 Learning Objectives
  • 350 word abstract
  • Materials, space, and technology needs
  • Optional, but recommended: A hyperlink to a brief (5 minutes) recorded presentation or elevator pitch of the proposed session (e.g. a link to a YouTube or shared video)

Proposals can be the same as those submitted to the National ACSM Annual Meeting. Collaborative presentations with more than one speaker are encouraged. Submitters will be notified of decisions by October 1, 2023. Presentation slides and short speaker bio will be due by March 5, 2024. Unfortunately, the Northland Chapter will not be able to provide travel funds for accepted speakers.

Questions can be directed to Mary Stenson, NLACSM President-Elect at