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title: Conferences with open calls for proposals (CFPs)
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-summary: A list of conferences you would LOVE for you to submit a talk proposal.
+summary: Find conferences where you to can submit a talk proposal.
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In order to get yourself in front of an audience, you first have to be selected as a speaker, and for that, you need to submit talk proposals. I'll be making a list of conferences accepting proposals here.
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+There are a lot of great, up-to-date resources listing open speaker calls. Here are some good ones:
-##[MinneWebCon](http://minnewebcon.org/)
+## [Lanyrd’s list of Calls For participation](http://lanyrd.com/calls/)
-MinneWebCon has a [CFP open through January 14, 2013](http://minnewebcon.org/speak). First time speakers and speakers from underrepresented populations in technology are encouraged to apply to this conference, which has a commitment to grassroots knowledge-sharing. Topics covered in previous conferences have ranged from front-end development, mobile development, content strategy, user experience, etc.
+An auto-generated list of upcoming CFPs pulled from Lanyrd’s wiki-style conference listings. Ordered by deadline and cab be filtered by topic!
-Minneapolis, Minnesota | April 15-16, 2013
+If you are a conference organizer, add your CFP details to your conference listing so it automatically appears in this list.
-##[Lanyrd's CFP directory](http://lanyrd.com/calls/)
+## [CallbackWomen](https://twitter.com/callbackwomen) on Twitter
-On [Lanyrd](http://lanyrd.com/), conference organisers have the option to post their CFP details, sortable by topic and submission deadline. Visit the [Lanyrd CFP directory](http://lanyrd.com/calls/) regularily!
+An account that tweets and retweets about CFPs.
-##[eurucamp](http://2012.eurucamp.org/)
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-eurucamp | european ruby camp | summer edition - berlin. 17 - 19 august 2012
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-<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Our CFP is open. We especially want more proposals from women Rubyists. <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%2523waaa">#waaa</a>Check @<a href="https://twitter.com/theopani">theopani</a>'s great article: <a href="http://t.co/eKGDVSDe" title="http://weareallaweso.me/2012/06/11/an-alternative-to-affirmative-action.html">weareallaweso.me/2012/06/11/an-…</a></p>&mdash; eurucamp (@eurucamp) <a href="https://twitter.com/eurucamp/status/212956765900386305" data-datetime="2012-06-13T17:17:04+00:00">June 13, 2012</a></blockquote>
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-##[TwilioCon](http://www.twilio.com/conference)
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-Submit [your cfp](https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dFpTeHN6dGJMVkxTbVVCNF9EUkY0VWc6MQ#gid=0)
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-twiliocon | twilio conference 2012 | san francisco. 16 - 18 october 2012
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-## [RubyThere](http://rubythere.com/events/to/speak)
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-Also check out [rubythere](http://rubythere.com/events/to/speak) for a list of ruby conferences with open CFPs
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-## [BogotaConf](http://bogotaconf.co)
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-Submit [your cfp](http://bogotaconf.co/callforproposals.html) or email [@buritica](http://twitter.com/buritica) at juanpablo \[at\] buritica.org for more info
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-bogotaconf | Bogota, Colombia. 28,29 September 2012
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-Independent not-for-profit conference. Travel and accomodation expenses taken care of
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-##[JSConf.au](http://www.jsconf.com.au/)
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-JSConf.au [wants you to speak](https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dEhGcXZuY05MWGRUby1RSjd0WnEyRWc6MQ#gid=0)
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-JSConf.au | JSConf australia 2012 | sydney. 3 august 2012
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-##[JavaScript Conference](http://www.javascript-conference.de/)
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-Submissions accepted [via email](mailto:office@infaktum.de) till 30th June.
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-javascript conference | dusseldorf. 10 - 11 october 2012
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-##[JS.everywhere](http://www.jseverywhere.org/)
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-Submit your cfp [here](http://www.jseverywhere.org/call-to-speakers/). Closes on 29th June.
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-JS.everywhere | san jose. 26 - 27 october 2012
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-##[Full Frontal](http://2012.full-frontal.org/)
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-Apply [here](http://2012.full-frontal.org/#talk). Closing on 7th November.
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-full frontal | brighton. 9 november 2012
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-##[JScamp.Asia](http://jscamp.asia/)
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-Submit [your proposal](http://jscamp.wufoo.com/forms/call-for-speakers/) till 1st September.
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-jscamp.asia | singapore. 29 - 30 november 2012
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-##[CSS Dev Conf](http://cssdevconf.com/)
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-Apply [here](https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dGdZNGdxM2pMX2xNZU94aVFVSXJPUXc6MQ#gid=0). Cfp closes on 2nd July.
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-css dev conf | honolulu. 5th december 2012
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-##[Event Handler](http://eventhandler.co.uk/contact)
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-Event Handler is geeks organising events for other geeks.
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-<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>@<a href="https://twitter.com/theophani">theophani</a> we welcome applications from anyone, we don't ask for full proposals, we much prefer to have a conversation <a href="http://t.co/TSz8vbdr" title="http://eventhandler.co.uk/contact">eventhandler.co.uk/contact</a></p>&mdash; Event Handler (@eventhandleruk) <a href="https://twitter.com/eventhandleruk/status/212967606334926848" data-datetime="2012-06-13T18:00:08+00:00">June 13, 2012</a></blockquote>
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-<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-in-reply-to="212967884442439680"><p>@<a href="https://twitter.com/theophani">theophani</a> we like to help get speakers started and have been known to pair up the odd newb with a mentor for advice when we have time</p>&mdash; Event Handler (@eventhandleruk) <a href="https://twitter.com/eventhandleruk/status/212968442159042561" data-datetime="2012-06-13T18:03:28+00:00">June 13, 2012</a></blockquote>
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-##[PHPNW 2012](http://conference.phpnw.org.uk/phpnw12/call-for-papers/)
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-PHPNW 2012 | Manchester. 6 - 7 october 2012
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-Calling everyone with a story to tell! Submissions due 24th June 2012.
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-##[D2W, Virtual Conference](https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dElVUl9CeWtPMFJCMWc0UzNqS3FWcnc6MQ)
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-D2W, Virtual Conference | Everywhere! TBD, likely starting first week of september
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-##[cf.Objective](http://cfobjective.com.au/news/call-for-speakers-for-2012)
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-cf.Objective | melbourne, australia. 1 - 2 november 2012
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-Topic submissions are due by Friday July 20.
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-<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>@<a href="https://twitter.com/theophani">theophani</a> cf.Objective (Melbourne Australia) CFS <a href="http://t.co/jSDS55pB" title="http://cfobjective.com.au/news/call-for-speakers-for-2012">cfobjective.com.au/news/call-for-…</a>. Last year we had one female speaker would like to improve on that.</p>&mdash; Justin Mclean (@JustinMclean) <a href="https://twitter.com/JustinMclean/status/213142794615791617" data-datetime="2012-06-14T05:36:16+00:00">June 14, 2012</a></blockquote>
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-##[MozCon](http://www.seomoz.org/blog/speaker-submissions-mozcon-2012)
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-July 25th-July 27th in Seattle
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-“We have four 10-minute spots.” Pitch is due Wednesday, June 27th at 5pm PDT.
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-<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>@<a href="https://twitter.com/theophani">theophani</a> MozCon's accepting pitches <a href="http://t.co/pYG0yxpb" title="http://mz.cm/MCj6C1">mz.cm/MCj6C1</a> We have almost 50/50 gender ratio</p>&mdash; Erica McGillivray (@emcgillivray) <a href="https://twitter.com/emcgillivray/status/213131199193956352" data-datetime="2012-06-14T04:50:12+00:00">June 14, 2012</a></blockquote>
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-##[MagicRuby](http://magic-ruby.com)
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-CFP closes July 20, 2012.
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-magicruby | orlando, fl, usa | 5 - 6 october 2012
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-##[JSConf EU](http://2012.jsconf.eu/2012/06/19/call-for-presentations.html)
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-JSConf EU | Berlin, October 6th-7th 2012.
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-The call for presentations is open until July 15th, 2012.
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+If you are a conference organizer, mention @callbackwomen to get a retweet.

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