Become a Speaker

Submission Details

  • Proposal submission deadline: June 2nd, 11:59pm
  • Proposal feedback: June 22nd
  • Acceptance notification: July 7th
  • Presentation slides deadline: September 15th, 11:59pm

Call for Proposals

The fourth annual Radical Research Summit, is scheduled for September 27th, 2019 in Vancouver, BC and we are inviting experienced researchers, designers and product makers to share their stories and insights.

We are looking for diverse, engaging, and inspiring speakers who:

Are research trailblazers in the areas of Extended Reality (AR, VR, MR), Wearable Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Conversational AI, and other emerging technologies

Are passionate about sharing their perspectives on key issues and challenges regarding ethics in research

Possess a unique and healthy appetite for all things research

Have built research capacity and influence in organizations; delivering research that has impact, or bridges the academic research/commercial research divide

Possess interesting work or case studies on timely topics, examples include privacy, fake news, digital identity, fintech, robotic process automation.

If you are interested in being considered as a speaker, please submit your talk proposal in 150 words or less through our Application form by June 2nd. State your proposed talk length (full: 30 mins; lightning: 10-15 mins), and submit a brief 30-60 second video introducing yourself and your idea.

The Radical Research Summit is a one-day, immersive conference that includes a mix of full talks and lightning talks, as well as a stand up lunch, a talent/community board and post-event wine and cheese. Join over 200 other like-minded professionals for a day of networking, discussion and debates on how research is shaping innovation and product/service design.

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