Call for CAH Conference Presenters

ICAHN is issuing a 'Call for Presenters' for its 17th Annual CAH Conference on Tuesday-Wednesday, November 14-15, 2017 at the I-Hotel and Conference Center, 1900 South First Street, Champaign, IL.

  • Do you have expertise you are willing to share? We are looking for timely and relevant presentations delivered by enthusiastic and knowledgeable presenters that address the ever-changing landscape of rural healthcare.

This conference is for CEOs, CFOs, COOs and other top management who are looking for the latest information about issues that impact their hospitals. We are looking for presentations that focus on hospital leadership, financial leadership, quality in healthcare, board governance, hospital operations, and wellness. Audio and visual equipment will be available.

Presentations will be selected based on relevance, interest, and merit; as well as speaker knowledge and experience. Proposals must include a completed application and presentation summary and are due by noon on July 13, 2017. Letters of acceptance will be sent electronically by July 26.

Presentation Expectations:

  • Conference sessions/breakout sessions are 55 minutes long and should include time for a question and answer period.
  • The pre-conference session is two hours long.
  • Sessions may be delivered by a single presenter or as a panel presentation. All speakers must be identified at the time of submission.
  • If your proposal is accepted you are required to complete all paperwork and send a copy of your PowerPoint to ICAHN by the deadline included in your letter of acceptance.
  • Sales presentations of any kind will not be accepted.

Accepted presenters will receive up to two complimentary registrations to the conference. Transportation, meals, and lodging are the responsibility of each presenter and will not be reimbursed.

Click here to receive an application for submission.

All questions regarding the 2017 ICAHN Conference Call for Presenters should be directed to Kathy Fauble at 217-223-0452 or