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Deadline: January 16, 2016

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: We are now accepting proposals for posters, papers, and symposia. All submissions should be submitted via the conference website by 5:00 p.m. EST, January 4, 2017. Please be prepared to provide authors’ names and affiliations, titles, and a 300-word abstract for each proposed presentation.

  • Paper submissions: Accepted papers with similar topics will be grouped into panels by the organizers. Paper presentations will be limited to 15 minutes including time for questions.
  • Symposium submissions: Proposals for a coordinated set of papers (usually 3 or 4 in number), all dealing with a particular topic or issue, may be for 50 minutes or 110 minutes. In addition to 300-word abstracts for each paper in the symposium, the chair should also submit a 300-word summary abstract for the symposium as a whole.
  • Poster submission: Posters will be displayed throughout the duration of the conference. In addition, a designated session will be scheduled in which participants can meet with authors to discuss their work. Poster sizes should not exceed three feet long by four feet wide.


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Questions? Contact Conference Organizer Sally Swanson at or 423-425-4284