Conference Dates

Date Events
November 15, 2015 Abstract submission website opens
February 15, 2016 Deadline for abstract submission*
April 1, 2016 Student Awards/Travel Grant Application Packets Due
Professional awards nomination packets due
Post-deadline abstract submission cut-off
April 15, 2016 Author acceptance notification
Online submission of manuscript opens
Conference program posted on website
May 30, 2016 Early conference registration at reduced rate ends
June 13, 2016 Conference Hotel Reservation at Group Rate Ends
June 24, 2016 Deadline for oral presentations to confirm attendance
Tuesday, July 5, 2016 Registration and Welcome Reception
Exhibits Set-up
Technical Tour 1
July 6,2016  Night-Out Social Event
July 7,2016 Conference Banquet
July 6-8,2016 Technical Program (detailed schedule here)
Friday, July 8,2016 Exhibits Tear-down
Saturday, July 9, 2016 Technical Tour 2

Short Courses

Friday, July 22, 2016 Online submission of conference manuscript ends