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A Call for Speakers

Speak at Our Upcoming Conference!

Are you a subject matter expert or have a unique point of view to share? Interested in Speaking? Showcase your work & let your voice be heard at an upcoming CalCPA conference.

Welcome and thank you for your interest! CalCPA invites you to share your unique insight and expertise with leading business and finance professionals. CalCPA conferences are known to be the place for networking and sharing innovative ideas and we are always looking for fresh perspectives on leading topics affecting the financial industry. If you are interested in applying for a speaker opportunity, please click the link below to complete the online application form.

Upcoming Conferences

We are now accepting session proposals for the upcoming CalCPA conferences. The list below highlights topics and ideas for session proposals for the following industries:

Technology for Accountants Conference

Location: This conference will be held virtually this year. Speakers will be asked to prerecord their sessions and be available on the conference date to answer questions virtually.

Date: February 24–25, 2022  |  Submission Deadline: September 15, 2021

Intended audience

  • Finance and accounting professionals

Topical Guidelines

  • Accounting Information and Management Systems
  • Data Analytics in Tax and Accounting
  • AI and Machine Learning
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain Trending and upcoming
  • Other topics of interest to this audience

B&I Conference

Location: This conference will be held virtually. Speakers will be asked to prerecord their sessions and be available on the conference date to answer questions virtually.

Date: March 31, 2022  |  Submission Deadline: September 17, 2021

Intended audience

  • CPAs and finance professionals practicing or working with clients in business and industry, CFOs, directors of finance and CPAs in corporate tax departments.

Topical Guidelines

  • Cost accounting
  • Forecasting and budgeting 
  • Corporate finance 
  • Capital markets instruments 
  • Internal controls and monitoring 
  • Trending and upcoming 
  • Other topics of interest to this audience

Speaker Submission Application Process

Please see our step-by-step guide to help you with our speaker submission application.

PDF Guide

Speaker Information:

  • Contact Details
  • Speaker Bio
  • Previous speaker history
  • Session Title

  • Abstract of course/session
  • Determine NASBA Field of Study
  • Level of Difficulty
  • Session Length


Thank you for considering becoming a CalCPA speaker. Click below to access our online application form:

Speaker Application Form

All applicants will receive confirmation of their application.

Benefits of Becoming a CalCPA Speaker

CalCPA is the largest statewide professional association of certified public accountants in the United States with more than 45,000 leading business and finance professionals. Speakers can expect to:

  • Give back to their profession by sharing their knowledge & expertise
  • Build and expand their networking circle
  • Earn complimentary registration to the conference, earn CPE credits and specialty credit opportunity
  • Increase their visibility in the CPA community