Accelerate Conference 2022 (Presenters)

Thank-you for agreeing to be a presenter at the 2022 Acceleration Consortium Scientific Conference happening at University of Toronto, St. George Campus.

This web page will guide you through a series of tasks for your presentation. Please complete all the tasks by the deadlines listed below.

1 Preparing for Your Session

August 2

Please submit the following items by email to CPD Conference Services

Submit Presentation Title

Please submit the title of your presentation

Credentials & Appointments

All speakers are asked to submit their signature in the following format:

Short Biography (50 words or less)

Your biography should be 2-3 sentences  (50 words or less) outlining your experience in the field.


Please provide a professional headshot in jpeg or png format. This will be used on the online platform and in conference marketing materials.

2 Register for Supplementary Sessions/Activities

August 8

Please complete this Speaker Registration Form for your complimentary registration to the conference and to sign-up for the supplementary sessions/activities (i.e. Pre-Conference Workshop and PI Strategy Sessions; Conference Social Event; Unconference Day).

3 Submit your Presentation

August 29


Content for PowerPoint presentations, websites and printed materials should not contain copyright-protected work. However, if the materials are deemed essential, the application of Fair Dealing may apply.

After reviewing the above requirements, please submit your presentation by email to CPD Conference Services Please ensure the title of your presentation file is named: ACU-firstname-lastname so we are able to easily track it. Notes
  1. If your presentation is too large to submit by email, please use WeTransfer
  2. If you have polling questions, please write the question number and slide number in the body of the email so we can ensure they are not missed.
If there are any changes to your presentation please place your updated presentation on an unencrypted USB device and bring it with you to the conference. You must arrive at least 1 hour prior to your session. When you arrive, please check in at the registration desk so we are able to give your presentation to the A/V team.