2017 IACP Conference White Paper Contest

UPDATE - The winners of the 2017 IACP Conference White Paper Contest are Julie Hart - "Fostering Fear: Fear in Rescue Dogs and How to Help Them Using Benevolent Leadership” and Victoria Warfel - "Holistic Training Practices"  Congratulations to both of them and we would like to thank everyone that put in their submissions this year.  It was the best year we have had so far and it was a very difficult decision to make.  If you didn't win this year, please consider reentering next year.

UPDATE - Entries to the contest are closed as of May 1, 2017.  Thank you all for your submissions, we had a wonderful turnout this year!  We will announce winners on June 1, 2017. 

What to be a speaker at this years conference...

Back by popular demand the IACP will be holding a White Paper Contest for its members.  Two presentations will be selected and those winners will present on Wednesday, September 13th from 1:30 - 2:30.  This contest is only open to current IACP members and is intended to give new voices in the organization a chance to be heard.  Submissions will be accepted through Midnight (EST) May 1, 2017 and winners will also receive Full Conference Registration for FREE.

To submit your entry you will need to include a Bio, Topic Description and we ask that you "sell yourself"...tell us why you should be chosen.  How is your topic beneficial to our members, what will they gain, etc.  Winners will be announced on June 1, 2017. 

All entries MUST be submitted to Melanie Benware ([email protected]) AND Amanda Nepomuceno ([email protected]) to be considered.  Please make sure you include both of them in your email submission. 

Good Luck!!