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UPM 2018 Paper Template

UPM 2018 Presentation Template

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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[After selecting the text of each form (BEFORE filling out form), select Save As to a specific location, complete each form electronically, then Save As again; name the document as follows: PrimaryAuthor’sLastName_CompanyName-DocumentName]

Send ALL three completed forms to 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

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