2018 Open Call for Speakers

Are you a successful entrepreneur or industry leader? If so, the Maryland Hispanic Business Conference invites innovators, motivators and Rainmakers to submit a proposal to organize a workshop, present or moderate a panel.

The Maryland Hispanic Business Conference (MDHBC) is hosting its 16th marquee event- we are inviting to submit their Speaking, Presentation and/or Panel Ideas. Come inspire the fast-growing Hispanic market in the region. Motivate business leaders to innovate and grow their businesses.

The conference attracts between 750 and 1,000 attendees annually and provides an excellent platform to network and learn. As a speaker, you will have the opportunity to share your experience, increase your visibility, and help others on their journey to becoming successful entrepreneurs. 

Submit your proposal addressing any sub-themes that contribute to the Entrepreneurship and how to achieve business success based on your experience or expertise in your field. Provide:

  • Description of your presentation or panel topic, one page.
  • Provide a video or radio link of a prior presentation/workshop as a reference.

We welcome proposals for Presenters, Speakers, and panelists. Panels can range from 45 to 90 minutes with attendance size varying depending on the topic. Presentations and Speeches should not exceed 15 minutes. Presentations can be in English and/or Spanish.

Selection Process: Our planning committee comprised of industry leaders and experts will vet proposals and render a decision.

  • Submit your proposal in the form below by Friday, May 4, 2018.
  • Friday, May 18, 2018: Review: The MDHBC planning committee will review your submissions
  • Tuesday, May 25, 2018Notify: You will be notified via email if you have been chosen to present at the 16th MD Hispanic Business Conference – September 4, 2018

About the Conference

The Maryland Hispanic Business Conference & EXPO is the regions’ premier convening with an unparalleled reputation for providing tools, strategies and resources to better support startup enterprises and other leading firms. For the past16 years, our conference has added to Maryland’s economic fabric through the development of new businesses, job creation and education. Join us for informative workshops, networking and opportunities to expand your expertise.

If you have any questions, please contact MDHBC or call (240) 230-3270.

Thank you for your interest in presenting at the Maryland Hispanic Business Conference & Expo 2018.