call for papers

GURT 2007

We invite proposals for presentations related to the conference themes.

Proposal submission deadline extended till November 30, 2006. Notification of proposal acceptance: December 31, 2006. A prize will be awarded to the best student presentation or poster; no separate application is needed.

Presentation formats include:

  1. Colloquia: Scheduled for 2-hour blocks. Colloquium organizers may organize as they choose, but time should be allocated for opening and closing remarks, presentations, discussion and audience response. Organizers serve as the liaison between participants and the conference organizers. Organizers may choose to participate in the panel as a presenter or discussant.
  2. Individual papers: 20 minutes long with a 10-minute discussion period.
  3. Poster presentations: displayed for a 2-hour block of time; an opportunity to report on work in progress in one-on-one discussions.

Poster and paper submissions will require an abstract of 250 words. Colloquia submissions will require a 250 word abstract (describing the overall session)and a title and a summary (50 words) for each paper.

Proposal submission is only through email.