New England Federation 2015
Calling All Speakers

The New England Federation of Humane Societies is currently seeking speakers for our 70th Annual Conference taking place April 11-13 in Nashua, NH.

The deadline to submit a proposal is August 22, 2014. Click here to submit a proposal.

We welcome proposals for any topic related to animal welfare and nonprofit business, however, there are specific topics identified as desirable by our attendees. These topic include: Direct animal care, veterinary medicine, promoting & adopting out shelter animals, small and backyard barns, small animal care and adoption, hoarding situations, keeping animals out of the shelter, community welfare programs, development/fundraising (basic and advanced), board relations, management, supervising and leadership, social media, data collection and sessions designed for organizational leaders.

To be considered as a speaker, your program must be educational in nature; sales presentations will not be accepted. Your material should be current and original (with appropriate credit/citation for content that is not your own). Programs should last 90 minutes, including an opportunity for questions and answers and may include consecutive related sessions. Programs consisting of more than two speakers will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

You will receive notification fo the status of your proposal by October 2014. If you have any questions, please email