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2023 Native Broadcast Summit
May 2-4, 2023

Presentations & Entertainment

Celebrating over 50 years of Broadcasting in Indian Country

Request for Speaker Presentation

Native Public Media (NPM) seeks presentations for the 2023 Native Broadcast Summit - Celebrating Over 50 Years of Broadcasting in Indian Country - which will be held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Phoenix, Arizona.

Presentation Categories:

Station Operations

  • Effective & Simple Station Operations Tips

  • How to Manage Your Station's Budget

  • How to Broadcast Information During Emergencies

  • Proven Ways to Fundraise for your Station

  • Tips for Producing Programs that Captivate Your Audience

  • What Should New Station Employees Know in the First Month

Technology & Media

  • Best Broadcasting Equipment for Live Broadcasts

  • Learn How to Podcast

  • New Technology (Video, Remote, Equipment, Transmitters, etc.)

  • Sharing Studio Equipment Cost & Vendor Information

  • Best Ways to Use Social Media

Compliance & Regulatory

  • How to Prepare for a Public File Inspection

  • FCC Requirements Station Managers Should Not Forget About

  • What is the Emergency Alert System (EAS)?

Community Engagement

  • Engaging Youth in Radio & Television​

  • Best Ways to Engage Community Volunteers

  • Tips for Retaining Your Audience & Getting New Ones

  • Understanding the Power of Public Service Announcements

Presentation Information:

  • Must support the Summit theme.

  • Sessions are 75-minutes.

  • Can be offered as Talking Circles, Panel Discussions, Workshops, or Ted Talks.

  • Speaker honorariums or travel support are not available.

  • Speakers are required to register and attend the Summit.

Presentation Proposal Submission​:

For questions about the Native Broadcast Summit presentation, contact Melissa Begay at or call 928.853.2302.

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The May 3rd Summit's Cultural Night is a featured event and begins with dinner followed by entertainment. NPM is accepting proposals from Arizona's local talent to help us celebrate the unique contributions of broadcasters serving Tribal Nations across the country.  Click here for the Request for Proposal Entertainment form.

Date: May 3, 2023
When: A 30 to 45-minute set between 6 PM to 9 PM
Location: Hyatt Regency, Downtown Phoenix, Arizona
Deadline: Proposals must be received by 5:00 PM MST on February 15, 2023.

Please email the completed Entertainment Proposal Form to Gaileen Keams at
Have questions? Please reach out to Gaileen via email or phone at 928.699.4103

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