|Now – January 15, 2018||Abstracts received, selection and review process.|
|January 15, 2018||Last date to submit an abstract. Presenters whose abstracts have been accepted will be notified by January 15. Once your abstract is accepted, begin work on your paper. Review the guidelines in the Paper Style Guide for formatting details.|
|January 16, 2018||
Speaker/Presenter Bios due
For multiple presenters, only the primary presenter’s bio will be published. Other contributors will be listed with the name, company name and title. Presenter contact information will not be published unless the approval box is checked on the Bio form.
|March 1, 2018||Papers are due for committee review. The committee may accept your paper as is or request modifications.|
|March 22, 2018||Final paper and Copyright Release form due.|
|April 18, 2018||Slide presentation due. Slides must be on the Battcon template (see Template section) slides will be reviewed for content and commercialism. As with your paper, the Technical Committee may request changes.|