Today: McKeldin 08:00AM - 10:00PM

Call for Proposals

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Proposals were accepted for posters, 10 minute lightning talks, and two roundtable discussion sessions.

  • Poster proposals should showcase either research or an innovation in off-site storage facilities. Posters should be 24"x36" or 36"x48". 
  • Lightning talks should answer the following question: What is a specific challenge you have confronted in your off-site storage facility and, if there is a solution, how have you solved it? Lightning talks are 10 minutes long with 5 minutes for questions.
  • Roundtable discussion proposals, an opportunity to lead a discussion about a topic of your choice for about 10 of your peers, should include an abstract and 4 questions that you would ask participants.

Proposals must be received by December 15, 2017, and must specify presentation type (poster, lightning talk, or discussion), 250-word abstract, 1-3 learning objectives, and subject keywords. Successful candidates will be notified by January 15, 2018.

 

If you have any questions, please email the planning committee at marcoss@umd.edu