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2020 Virtual Poster Program

Call for Abstracts

We invite participants to submit abstracts to be considered for a poster session at the 2020 National Community Leadership Summit on October 26-27, 2020. 

Submissions end on September 30, 2020 (11:59pm EST).

Posters will be presented during the Summit on October 26-27, 2020

Submitted abstracts will be accepted on a rolling basis until September 30, 2020.

If accepted, you will be notified by email. Posters will be shared with the Summit attendees within the conference platform.

View an example data storytelling poster here: PDF or PowerPoint


We are looking for posters reporting (1) data storytelling work, and (2) community leadership stories responding to COVID-19.

Data storytelling work can be research projects, community narratives, or community advocacy work which uses data to tell a story. While community leadership stories responding to COVID-19 do not have specific guidelines, we encourage presenters to use visual aids such as pictures or graphs. 

Register to attend the summit here.


All presenters must register to attend the summit.

Please note that summit registration ends October 23.

All abstracts must be submitted by September 30, 2020 in order to be considered.

The abstract guidelines and submission form can be found on the following pages.

Posters will be reviewed & accepted on a rolling basis until September 30, 2020.

You will be notified of your acceptance via email by October 7, 2020. 

Presenters must submit their final poster by October 15, 2020.

Formatting instructions will be included in the acceptance email.

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