open calls for speakers

Your keynote is finished, your website is live, and you’re ready to start booking paid public speaking gigs. You’re in the right place! Apply now to these open applications, calls for speakers and requests for proposals. This list is updated and sourced biweekly by the Mic Drop Workshop team. Good luck!


September 20, 2023

Governor’s Conference on Tourism: Deadline to apply is October 31, 2023.

NYSHFA | NYSCAL 75th Annual Conference and Expo:  Deadline to apply is November 13, 2023.

Human Resource Association of the MidlandsStanding speaker RFP

September 6, 2023

National Association of Government Communicators: Deadline to apply is September 18, 2023

HealCon 2024 Annual Conference: Deadline to apply is September 22, 2023

Conference on Crimes Against Women: Deadline to apply is September 30, 2023.

August 23, 2023

ALM BenifitsPro Broker Expo: Deadline to apply is September 1, 2023

Middle East School Leadership Conference: No deadline listed

National Association of Government Communicators Conference: Deadline to apply is September 18, 2023.


july 26, 2023

Forge 2023: Deadline to apply is July. 31, 2023

RETCON 2024: No deadline listed

Midwest Travel Con: Deadline to  apply is December 15, 2023

Women’s Council / NAR NXT The REALTORS® Experience: Deadline to apply is August 1, 2023


july 12, 2023

BizBash Call for Speakers: No deadline listed.

World Conference on Gender and Women’s Studies: No deadline listed.

Project Management Institute Central Alabama Chapter: No deadline, continual speaker RFP.

Oregon Bankers Association: No deadline – Continual Speaker RFP.


june 28, 2023

Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values (AFLV) Call for Keynote Speakers + Game Changers: Deadline is June 29, 2023

Project Management Institute Phoenix Chapter: No deadline, continual speaker RFP.

Satellite 2024 Conference and Exhibition: Deadline to apply is August 1, 2023.

RISE National 2024: Deadline to apply is August 25, 2023


june 14, 2023

Nonprofit of Oregon Association: No deadline, continual speaker RFP.

Project Management Institute Northeast Florida: No deadline, continual speaker RFP.

Texas Public Insurance Adjusters: No deadline, continual speaker RFP.

*Note: Events have varing requirements and budgets related to travel and speaker fees that may not be disclosed until you start the application. We do not recommend anyone paying to speak at an event. Any event that requires you to pay to speak, please disregard and just know that we have several more opportunities coming your way to apply for and event planners to reach out to. It is always our goal to set you up for success!

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