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2023 LEAD Conference Request for Proposals


The Kennedy Center's Office of Accessibility is seeking proposals for the 2023 LEAD Conference that approach accessibility from a human and civil rights perspective; provide practical information addressing current trends and opportunities in this field; actively engage participants through discussion and/or hands-on activities; explore accessibility for a variety of cultural arts organizations, including performing arts centers, museums, theaters, state arts agencies, parks, zoos, and arenas; and are designed for new, mid-career, and/or seasoned professionals.

Proposals must be submitted online by December 2, 2022, at 11:59 PM EDT. 

The 2023 LEAD Conference will be held in Boston, MA August 27-31. Presenters receive one free day to the full conference.

Sessions will be selected by and at the sole discretion of the LEAD® Content Committee under the supervision of the Kennedy Center. Presenters should be prepared to cover travel and hotel expenses, meal costs, and applicable conference fees. Presenters may submit more than one proposal. Incomplete proposals will not be considered.

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