Call for Presenters

Partnership Programs

Presenter Invitation

Our mission is to provide top knotch, relevant, educational and demonstration classes that will enhance the individual journey of our conference attendees. Class tracks include personal and skill development, as well as introductory courses for those newly starting their journey. We welcome both seasoned and novice presenters to join us.

Call for Presenters closes at midnight March 15, 2020

Presenter Basics

  • Presenters will be invited to teach 2 workshop courses in exchange for a discounted All-Access Pass
  • Presenters will be credited for all attendees who registers using the Presenter's Ambassador Code
  • Presenters will be featured on The Journey! Leather Conference website and social media platforms
  • Presenters will be invited to participate in other activities during TJLC Vision 20/20 2.0
  • Presenters will be recognized for their community contributions and will have their courses featured on the website following the conference to publicize their individual brands and expertise 

Workshop Subject Tracks

  • Authority Based Relationships
  • Sex and Sexuality
  • Service and Servitude
  • Leadership
  • Social Justice Issues
  • Skills Development
  • Rope Fetish
  • Spiritual Pathways
  • History

How to Apply

  • Applicants must complete the “TJLC Vision 20/20 - Presenter Application” in order to secure detailed information for workshop proposal submissions
  • Applicants will need to provide basic legal name information as well as social media links and associated names
  • Each applicant will need to provide 3 references as a part of the initial requested information
  • After completing the application the presenters will be provided with our Workshop Proposal Template to provide guidance for submitting five (5) workshop proposals, for us to review and make our selection of 2 workshop proposals
  • Proposal submissions are due NO LATER than 30 days AFTER the initial application or March 15, 2020 whichever comes first.

Presenter Expectations

  • Presenters are expected to complete specified trainings and certain mandatory activities as a condition of their participation
  • Presenters are expected to turn in powerpoints and outlines by specified due dates
  • Presenters are expected to promote and personally market their presentations and the conference with the utmost professionalism and effectiveness
  • Presenters are expected to be well versed and comfortable with their topics in order to convey the most updated information to the audience
  • Presenters are to exude a level of cultural competence and respect for diversity
  • Presenters are expected to complete training and preparations in a timely fashion.
  • Presenters are expected to use updated and credentialed information in support of their topics

Presenter Compensation

The Journey! Leather Conference does not pay "speaking fees" to Presenters. However, TJLC is appreciative of each Presenter's contribution to the success of the conference and has instituted an equity-based system that compensates Presenters on their ability to successfully attract attendees as they personally promote and market their presentations and the conference.

Presenter Progress Flow

STEP 1: Review all information on Call for Presenters

STEP 2: Complete Presenter Application

STEP 3: Submit Formal Presenter Workshop Proposal within 30 days of application

STEP 4: The Journey! Education Department Review

STEP 5: Notification of Proposal Outcomes

STEP 6: Promotion and Marketing of Presentation and Conference

We hope we have provided you with clear information, and that you are excited to join our family as a Presenter.
If you are ready to apply please click on the button below.

Call for Presenters closes at midnight March 15, 2020

If you have questions after you apply or need further clarifications pleae feel free to reach out to the Education Department

Event Location:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Deerfield Beach - Boca Raton
100 Fairway Dr, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441