Speaker Call for Proposals

PRPS seeks individuals willing to share their expertise and professional experience at various educational events, trainings, and webinars throughout the year. Upcoming events are listed below.


Park and Recreation Professionals
Park and Recreation Educators
Park and Recreation Students
Professionals aligned the PRPS Mission
Planners, Landscape Architects, Public Health Administrators, City and County Managers, Naturalists
Anyone else interested in sharing their knowledge with park and recreation professionals 

2019 PA Parks and Recreation Conference & Expo

April 2-5, 2019
The Penn Stater, State College

The Conference is attended by over 400 individuals involved in the broad field of recreation, parks, and conservation. Attendees are managers of local, county, state, and federal recreation and park areas and facilities, aquatic facility managers, therapeutic recreation specialist, trail and greenway coordinators, local and state government officials, recreation and park board members, friends, and students in park and recreation college programs.

The 2019 Conference Committee is emphasizing sessions that fall within the following concentrations:
~    Professional Development/Organization/Personnel Management
~    Urban Recreation
~    Park Resource/ Facility Management
~    Trails
~    Inclusion and Accessibility
~    Aquatics
~    Sports, Recreation and Summer Camp Programming
~    Social Media & Marketing
~    Board, Committee, and Friends group’s relationships
~    Public/Private Partnerships
~    Special Events and Industry Trends

Call for Proposals (digital)

Call for Proposals (pdf)