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LACUS Author Guide
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BEFORE YOU START
Please read and do your best to follow the abstract guidelines that have been provided. Submissions not adhering to LACUS guidelines will not be reviewed.
In submitting this form the author(s) understand that although membership status will not affect whether the proposal is reviewed,
no presentation will be scheduled on the program unless both registration and membership fees have been paid by (all) its author(s) by the deadline announced on the call for submissions
If the contact is also a presenter, the same person
needs to be included under
List of Presenters
Indicates required field
presented on-site (face-to-face) are allotted 30 minutes.
are those made by live videolink; virtual presenters must submit a PowerPoint by a deadline set by the Program Chair and must participate in a dry-run session with the Program Chair before the conference.
are of variable length; they are defined as
primarily involving hands-on activities
, not lectures; contact the Program Chair to negotiate the amount of time you need if proposing a workshop.
Separate keywords / phrases with
. Please do
use semicolons, slashes, etc. Do
put keywords in quotation marks.
Pre-doctoral (student) Prize
: you must not yet have been awarded the doctoral degree at the time of the presentation.
: you must have received your doctoral degree within five (5) years of the presentation. For either prize, you must be the sole author of the paper.
If the paper has more than one author or if neither of the above conditions applies, select "None" below.
Prize eligibility is critical to the scheduling of papers. If you do not indicate your eligibility when submitting your proposal, you are declaring yourself ineligible.
List the days and times you cannot be at the conference, based on travel limitations, etc. If you have no limitations, please leave the space blank.
The Program Chair will do his best to accommodate your travel limitations.
If you leave this space blank or if your travel limitations
change, once your paper has been scheduled, the Program Chair may not be able to move it to a different session (to a different day or time).
Presentation rooms will have a Windows PC with an LCD projector. The PC will have PowerPoint installed and will have internet access. If you want to connect a Mac or other device, it is up to you to bring any needed cables or connectors. If you have other hardware or software needs, please specify them here.
Do you need wheelchair or other accessibility accommodations, etc.? Please identify any such needs in the space below.
List of presenters
Unless you are NOT a presenter, list YOURSELF here AGAIN.
: although you may submit more than one proposal on which you are the first or sole author,
only one paper may appear on the program with the same sole / first presenter
Presenter 1 Name
Presenter 1 Institution
Presenter 1 Email
Presenter 2 Name
Presenter 2 Institution
Presenter 2 Email
Presenter 3 Name
Presenter 3 Institution
Presenter 3 Email
Presenter 4 Name
Presenter 4 Institution
Presenter 4 Email
Presenter 5 Name
Presenter 5 Institution
Presenter 5 Email
Attach the proposal abstract. You can get a sample by clicking
. It is strongly (very strongly) suggested that you read the guidelines at the top of this page before submitting.
Abstracts which are not submitted on the required template and abstracts significantly deviating from the stated guidelines
will not be reviewed
UPLOAD ONLY DOC or DOCX, using the required template.
Files in other formats, such as
TXT or PDF will NOT be accepted
Max file size: 20MB
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