Pardee Keynote Symposia
Abstracts deadline: 29 July
2014 Joint Technical Program Co-Chairs
Kevin Mickus | Patrick Burkhart
The conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Click here for more information and other venues.
SUBMITTING AN ABSTRACT
- Submission deadline: Tuesday, 29 July;
- An abstract submission fee of US$45 for professionals; US$25 for students; and US$80 for digital posters will be charged; and
- You may present two volunteered abstracts during the meeting, as long as one is a poster (including digital poster) presentation.
- Before beginning the submission, please read Preparing an Online Submission.
THREE WAYS TO PRESENT
The normal length of a talk is 12 min., plus three min. for Q&A. You must visit the Speaker Ready Room at least 24 hours before your scheduled presentation. All technical session rooms are equipped with a PC using MS Office 2010.
You will be provided with one horizontal, free-standing 8-ft-wide by 4-ft-high display board and Velcro for hanging your poster. Each poster booth will share a 6-ft-long by 30-inch-wide table. Electricity will be NOT available this year; please plan your presentation accordingly.
3. Digital Posters:
You will be provided with one horizontal, freestanding 8-ft-wide by 4-ft-high display board and Velcro for hanging your display. You will also have a 40–46-inch monitor on a 6-ft-long by 30-inch-wide table; electricity for your laptop (bring your own laptop); and a VGA cable along with sound. Mac users: Bring your own white dongle.
Hours for poster and digital poster presentations:
9 a.m.–5 p.m. on Sunday, with authors present 3–5 p.m.; and
9 a.m.–6:30 p.m. Mon.–Wed., with authors present during the afternoon beer reception, 5–6:30 p.m.
Presenters will also be at their posters for two hours in the morning or afternoon, as assigned.