2023 Main Street Now Conference Call for Proposals

July 25, 2022 | 2023 Main Street Now Conference Call for Proposals |
Downtown Crossing in Boston, Massachusetts.

Submit a session proposal for our 2023 Main Street Now Conference in Boston, Massachusetts, March 27-29. Start planning your session now to share your brilliant ideas by the submission deadline on September 6, 2022!

Along with our partners at the Boston Main Streets, we invite proposals for educational sessions on perennial downtown and commercial district management topics guided by the Main Street Approach, as well as in three thematic areas:
  • Building Community Connections
  • Community Wealth Building & Shared Prosperity
  • Resilient & Future-focused Main Streets
Learn more about these themes >

Speaker Benefits
  • Celebrate your successes and inspire your peers
  • Gain exposure for your organization
  • Build your reputation as a trusted voice in the MSA network and an expert in the field
  • Enjoy a significantly discounted registration for the full conference experience (or a free day pass if only attending your session)

Special Consideration
The Main Street Now Conference seeks to promote diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility (DEIA). The review committee will prioritize submissions that thoughtfully acknowledge and address DEIA challenges and opportunities, and are reflective of MSA’s core values regardless of the proposed topic. Learn more about our core values >

Learn more & submit your proposal >

A preview of the submission form is available here. Please note that this document is for planning purposes only and that proposals must be submitted using the online form by September 6, 2022 at 11:59 CST to be considered.

Questions? Contact Kaity O'Reilly at ko'reilly@savingplaces.org