Submission Guidelines

Shape the largest annual gathering of our community by speaking at Workday Rising. Breakout sessions are 1 hour (including 10 to 15 minutes for Q&A) and are geared toward 100 to 400 people. Review these guidelines for tips on creating a great session proposal.

Ideas to get you started.

  • Introductions to products or specific feature areas
  • Case studies or customer success stories
  • Deep-dives into product features and functions
  • Tips for deployments, integrations, and configurations
  • Best practices
  • Product demos
  • Thought leadership/industry perspectives

Helpful hints.

  • Submit as many unique session proposals as you'd like.
  • Focus on how your content will empower the entire Workday community.
  • Stand out from the crowd. How is your experience different, innovative, and impactful?
  • Share tangible details about how you overcame challenges and achieved success, including measurable results.
  • Entertain with storytelling and support with data.
  • Don’t sell—educate. What can attendees take away and apply to their roles?
  • Organize your thoughts and outline your key points.
  • Proofread your final submission.

For even more detailed guidance on the submission process, please review the FAQs.