Submit a Session

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Call for Sessions proposals

Share your ideas, experiences, and expertise with the World! Connect, organize and lead!

Your submission will build on the diverse knowledge, skills and experience of Peace Revolution community that will participate in Peace Revolution Summit.

We are looking for practical, action-oriented sessions that will focus on concrete, transferable experiences and skills under the Summit thematic areas . An effective session will result in participants walking away with increased knowledge and a plan of how to effectively use this knowledge to “Empower their Minds for A Sustainable Future”, as our summit slogan says. Each session averages 30-40 participants and ranges in length from 60 to 90 minutes (we will provide up to 120 minutes if needed).  All sessions have to be in English. Please refer to the submission criteria for more information on types of sessions and content.We look forward to hearing your great ideas!

The organizing committee will select:
  • 8 Breakout sessions that focus on unpacking the main Summit themes Empowerment, Personal Development and Impact” in the format of panels, sharing, debate, presentations, storytelling and so forth (where you choose your own presenters/panelists).  
  • 8 Workshops that can make the participants concretely experience the conceptual themes and sub-themes explained here , in the format of training sessions, workshops or circles for the participants to gain practical skills.

Points to consider before you submit

Selection Criteria

Submissions will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Quality and mix of presenters
  • Proposed session is introducing a new angle to the Summit themes
  • Proposal clearly demonstrates learnings and concrete, transferable take-aways
  • Extent to which session is participatory
  • Relevance to the Summit’s identified priority topics (themes, sub-themes and cross-cutting topics)
  • Clear explanation on how your session meets its goal
  • Inclusion of meaningful youth participation
  • Candidates should be 20 to 32 years old at the time of submitting the application in order to receive sponsorship support (However you can still apply if you are above 32 but you will be responsible for your own flight)
  • Optional: submit a blog post or an article about your meditation experience or the impact of meditation on your life

Additional points to consider:

If selected, you shall be able to participate in one preparatory call with the summit organizers to finalize breakout session/workshop content.

Summit Organizers Do Not Provide

  • Hotel or travel expenses for speakers proposed

Summit Organizers Provide:

  • Partial sponsorship for the facilitator (you the applicant) based on the available funds

Submit a session in 3 easy steps:

  1. Select a topic/subject/activity that falls under one of the three themes and the sub-themes of PRS thematic areas
  2. Develop a detailed plan of your session
  3. Fill out the application form and submit by June 15, 2016. 

Applications are now closed.