Deadlines are midnight Eastern Time
October 18, 2010: Minisymposium proposals
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO NOVEMEBER 22, 2010
November 15, 2010: Abstracts for contributed and minisymposium speakers
POSTER DEADLINE EXTENDED to March 11, 2011
Contributed presentations in poster format are invited in all areas consistent with the conference themes. Presentations involve the use of non-electronic visual aids for mounting on a 4' x 6' or 4' x 8' poster board.
Additional submissions for poster presentations are being accepted through March 11, 2011. Interested parties should submit using the online submission site. Note this submission site is for poster submissions only. Submissions of any other type will not be acknowledged.
Note: Extended deadline is for poster submissions only. No additional minisymposium proposals or lecture submissions are being considered.
How to Participate
SIAM requests that individuals limit themselves to giving one talk. (This does not apply to invited plenary speakers). The co-chairs of the organizing committee may make exceptions to this request.
You are invited to contribute a presentation for this conference in one of the following formats.
A minisymposium consists of four 25-minute presentations, with an additional five minutes for discussion after each presentation. Prospective minisymposium organizers are asked to submit a proposal consisting of a title, a description (not to exceed 100 words), and a list of speakers and titles of their presentations using the Conference Management System available at: http://meetings.siam.org/start.cfm?CONFCODE=op11.
It is recommended that a minisymposium organizer make the first presentation. Each minisymposium speaker should submit a 75-word abstract. The organizing committee will referee minisymposium proposals. The number of minisymposia may be limited to retain an acceptable level of parallelism in the conference sessions.
To ensure balance, SIAM prefers that a single individual not be the organizer of more than one minisymposium. In addition, SIAM discourages minisymposia in which most of the speakers come from the same organization or if all co-authors on the papers being presented in a minisymposium are from the same organization.
Be certain to visit http://www.siam.org/meetings/guidelines/mini_guide.php to review Guidelines for Preparing a Minisymposium Proposal.
Deadline for submission of minisymposium proposals: October 18, 2010
Deadline for submission of minisymposium speaker abstracts: November 15, 2010
Contributed Presentations in Lecture or Poster Format
Contributed presentations in lecture or poster format are invited in all areas consistent with the conference themes. A lecture format involves a 15-minute oral presentation with an additional 5 minutes for discussion. A poster format involves the use of non-electronic visual aids for mounting on a 4’ x 6’ or 4’ x 8’ poster board. A poster session is two hours long. Each contributor, either for a lecture or a poster, must submit a title and a brief abstract not to exceed 75 words. Please submit contributed presentations in lecture or poster format using the Conference Management System available at: http://meetings.siam.org/start.cfm?CONFCODE=op11.
Deadline for submission of contributed abstracts: November 15, 2010
Authors will be notified by e-mail in February 2011. After the acceptance notifications are e-mailed, the authors will be able to edit their submissions until March 7, 2011.