Present a Paper for the UPM Forum
The application process for paper publication and presentation for the UPM 2017 is now closed.
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Send ALL three completed forms to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Monday, October 30th, 2017.
Abstracts addressing one of the technical subject areas should be 200-400 words in length and contain a description and application of the work. Final papers and presentations should also contain results and conclusions, recommendations for improvement of the work, and a description of the significance of the contribution to the technical knowledge base of the industry.
UPM 2018 Schedule for Papers/Presentations
|October 30, 2017||Abstracts/Forms due for UPM 2018|
|December 20th||Agenda announced; registration open|
|January 31st||Paper manuscript dues|
|Feb 7th||PowerPoint presentation due|
|Jan 31-Feb19 Feb 7th||Paper and Presentation Reviews|
|February 20, 2018||Practice presentation for all presenters at Forum venue|
|February 21 - 22, 2018||Forum|
UPM Forum Paper and Presentation Templates
Authors of accepted papers will be notified in November.
Papers and presentations must use the following templates:
UPM Forum Paper template
UPM Forum Presentation template