join the content committee

The Content Committee works with the CWA to develop the CWA Summit conference program.
Join this dedicated group of industry experts - we're accepting applications now!



Work with a dedicated group of industry experts to shape the topics, speakers,
and session offerings 
for the

2022 CWA Summit.

The full committee includes 20 members who contribute a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and areas of expertise. You will also be part of at least one sub-committee focused on specific areas.


The committee will meet regularly from August until at least October 2021. Expect to attend about two meetings per month and dedicate about 4-6 hours per month to committee work. 


August 4, 2021 at 11am MT

August 19, 2021 at 11am MT

September - November (TBD)


If you are interested in supporting the growth, health, independence, and professionalism of the indoor climbing industry, submit your application to join the
CWA Summit Content Committee.
The deadline is July 26, 2021. 

  1. Submit your application by July 26, 2021
  2. Committee members will be selected by the CWA staff
  3. Decision letters will be sent by July 30, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the CWA Summit?

The CWA Summit is the largest annual gathering of the indoor climbing industry. Attendees and vendors travel from all over the world for training, professional development, networking, and industry-defining discussions. Each year, CWA Summit attendees comment about how much they learn from each other. They also tell us that being immersed with the industry’s top professionals ups their game, drive, and creativity. Each day features special events, activities, entertainment, and gatherings for attendees to collaborate and grow.

What is required to join the CWA Summit Content Committee?

The CWA requires a content committee application to be submitted by each aspiring candidate. Each candidate will be evaluated based on: - Years of industry participation - Industry role - Area(s) of specialty - Committment to participation requirements

When are applications due?

Applications are due Monday, July 26, 2021. Decision letters will be emailed by Friday, July 30, 2021.

What will I gain as a committee member?

The CWA is committed to developing strong, lasting partnerships with successful committee members. Participants will connect with and learn from experts across the industry, as well as help shape the conference program. This committee offers the opportunity to guide the development of the event with your insight and recommendations as an industry professional. In recognition of these contributions, committee members receive complimentary registration for the CWA Summit.

Do you have more questions?

Email Laura Allured, Sr. Manager of Membership & Marketing, at with any additional questions!