Student Information

Student Poster Competition

Prizes for top student posters will be awarded during the plenary session on Friday October 16, 2015. Evaluation criteria will emphasize technical merit and communication effectiveness. When students submit an abstract for the conference, they will be asked the following questions:

Will the presenting author be a student in October 2015?

  • No
  • Yes — Expected to graduate in 2015
  • Yes — Expected to graduate in 2016
  • Yes — Expected to graduate in 2017
  • Yes — Expected to graduate in 2018 or later

If this abstract is accepted as a poster, would the presenter like to participate in the student poster competition?

  • Yes
  • No

Note that Late Breaking Poster Abstracts deadline is Friday July 17, 2015.

Please contact the Student Poster Competition Chair Britt Holmen for additional information.

Dates to Remember

May 1, 2015
Abstract Submission Deadline

July 24, 2015
Late breaking poster submission deadline

August 14, 2015
Advance registration

September 20, 2015
Hotel Reservation Cut-Off

October 12-16, 2015
Annual Conference


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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

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