Contributed paper sessions will take place daily from the afternoon of Thursday, July 25 through Sunday, July 28 at The Cliff Lodge and The Snowbird Center (The Lodge at Snowbird) of the Snowbird Ski Resort. Oral presentations that are not part of one of the symposia will be grouped by subject matter. Time limits will be strictly enforced: fifteen minutes total (twelve minutes for presentation and three minutes for questions). Prior to the meeting, oral presenters can submit their presentation(s) [preferably 16×9 format] by email to AV company. NOTE: Email submissions will end on Tuesday July 23rd. Submissions after Tuesday, July 23rd will need to be delivered in person to the on-site receiving A/V room. Use the following format when naming your files:
Room name – military time – paper# – Last Name
Onsite oral presenters should submit their presentations to an AV company representative by 5:00 p.m. the day preceding their presentation. Before arriving, be prepared with the file format naming information–see above. AV company will be set up in Little Pine of The Cliff Lodge to receive presentations at the following times: Wednesday, 24 July – 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Thursday, 25 July – Saturday, 27 July – 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The technical coordinators available will immediately load and review presentations as they are submitted. A presenter’s memory stick or CD will be returned when the presentation has been successfully loaded. An AV representative will be present in each meeting room to monitor equipment and presentations. Three Speaker Prep Rooms will be available at The Cliff Lodge–White Pine, Red Pine, and Terrace Room Level 1. They will be equipped with computers, screens and projectors available for speakers to practice their presentations. A sign-up sheet will be posted outside each room. Speaker prep rooms are available beginning Wednesday, 24 July from 1:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Thursday, 25 July – Saturday, 27 July from 7:30 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., and then Sunday, 28 July from 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Session moderators have been designated to facilitate each session. The names of moderators are noted in the session schedule. Moderators should have received their packet of instructions when checking in at the registration desk.
If you plan to cancel your presentation, make an edit to your title, make a change in speakers, change in presentation dates, etc., please fill out the information HERE. If you are making a change to more than one presentation (such as a Poster and an Oral), fill out the information separately (i.e. fill out the information for the oral presentation, then on another line fill out the information for the poster presentation). Updates will be made as soon as possible and will be noted on the document when the request is completed. If you have any questions, please contact Marty Crump (Program Officer) or Cara Richardson (Meeting Planner/Event Coordinator).