Frequently Asked Questions


When will registration open?
Registration will open in April.

How do I register?
You will register online using a link on the registration page when registration opens.

What is the registration fee?
Registration for the 2021 conference is free.

Do I have to be a CLA member to register?
No, you do not need to be a member of CLA in order to register for the conference.

Is there a registration deadline?
Registration will close a week before the conference.


Proposals & Presenters

How can I submit a proposal?
Call for proposals will open early Feburary. 

How and when will I find out if my proposal has been accepted?
Presenters for breakout sessions will be notified by email by the end of March. 

I am a presenter; do I have to register?
Yes, presenters will still have to register for the conference.

Whom should I contact regarding proposal or presenter questions?
Questions regarding proposals or presenter questions can be sent to [email protected].

What technology and equipment will I need?
You will need a strong internet connection, a good microphone, and a reasonably quiet workspace. We recommend all presenters use a headset or headphones with a microphone. It reduces ambient noise for both you and the attendees and provides a clearer sound.



What software will be used for online sessions?
The online conference will be held on Zoom.

When will the session schedule be posted for the online conference?
The session schedule will be posted early April.

Who do I contact if I have any questions or concerns before the conference?
If you have questions or concerns before the conference, please send an email to [email protected].

Will the sessions be recorded to watch after the conference is over?
Yes, sessions will be recorded and posted to the conference website after the conference is over.