Call for Ideas

We are looking for ENTHUSIASTIC individuals to share ideas to:

  • Explore
  • Engage
  • Experience

Potential speakers may submit ideas via the NTSA submission site. Presenters will be selected based upon the quality and fit of their abstract. Full papers will not be required. 

Submit ideas for compelling presentations or posters on distributed learning innovation topics:

  • Learning Science for the Future
  • Specifications and Standards: Development, Gaps, and Governance
  • Learner Profiles in Practice
  • Innovations in Course Catalogs and Activity Registries
  • xAPI Profiles for DoD
  • Competency and Credentialing Management
  • Cybersecurity and PII
  • Other – Submit your own topic

Submission Guidelines:

Call for Ideas opens January 1
The deadline for submitting Ideas is April 3
Notification of Ideas acceptance is April 27

For questions, contact iFEST 2020 Program Committee Chairman, Frank Kelley at

Submit an Idea