Discussion Leader Portal

Resources in the Discussion Leader Portal will help to achieve the common goal of providing the best possible educational experience for attendees.

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Speaker Spotlight

To help the OSCPA market this event, we have a couple of options to help our members learn a little more about our speakers. 

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Quick FAQs

May 2, 2016 Please review these commonly asked questions.

When are my materials due?
Your bio, head shot, exact session title and session objectives will be due approximately 13 weeks (or 3 months) prior to the conference date. Please submit these details to the Learning Department via our Discussion Leader Presentation Info Form.

Your session materials (PowerPoint, outline, etc.) will be due approximately 4 weeks (or 1 month) prior to the conference date. Further information can be found in the Speaker Portal regarding your session Materials.

*Please check the email from the Education Department for specific dates for each event.*

What time should I arrive?
Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start of your presentation. Be sure to check in with an OSCPA staff member at the registration table.

What should I wear?
Business casual attire is recommended.

Do I have to register for the program if I am speaking?
As a speaker, you will receive complimentary registration to attend the entire program, including any breakfast or lunch that is served.

What did attendees think of my presentation?
We will send you feedback collected from the attendee survey within a month of the event.

Audio/Visual and Room Layout

April 30, 2016 Contact the Learning Manager, Conferences for additional needs, beyond what is listed below.

  • Meeting rooms are generally set in classroom style with middle and side aisles.
  • A lapel microphone, podium and presentation remote will be provided.
  • A screen and projector will also be provided. Two screens and projectors will be provided for large general session rooms.
  • You are welcome to use an OSCPA laptop or bring and use your own laptop instead.


To adhere to requirements for issuing CPE credit, you must provide materials with your presentation.

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Presentation Guidelines

The OSCPA is passionate about providing quality and interactive education that encourages participant engagement and continuous learning. As such, we ask all discussion leaders to adhere to the following:

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Event Demographics

Typical attendance information is listed below for each of our conferences, to assist you in customizing your presentation.

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Interested in Speaking for the OSCPA?

We love using local subject matter experts as well as new and engaging speakers for our various courses. If you're interested in speaking for the OSCPA, follow the instructions below.

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