ESC-ESS JAM 2014 Call for Submitted Papers & Posters

Presenters must submit detailed presentation titles, a list of authors and affiliations online. If the subject matter is not clear from the title, presenters may offer key words or a short description. This information will be used to organize presentation sessions only. Please note that abstracts are NOT required. Presentations may be in oral or poster format, and may be given in either official language.

The Submission deadline for Papers & Posters has been extended to August 15, 2014.

A username and password are required for online title submission. To create a user account, go to: CREATE A USER ACCOUNT. For general and President’s Prize submissions go to: SUBMIT PAPER AND POSTER TITLES. If you are unable to submit a paper or poster title online or have questions about submitting, please contact Martin Erlandson (Martin.Erlandson@agr.gc.ca).

Graduate students are invited to present their research at the 2014 Graduate Student Showcase (GSS). The purpose of the GSS is to provide a high profile opportunity for graduate students near the completion of their degrees to present a more in depth overview of their thesis research. More information on the GSS is available at GSS; please contact gsscommittee@gmail.com directly for application. The deadline for submission to the GSS is August 1, 2014.

Students may choose to submit presentations to compete for a President's Prize. These prizes are awarded to the best oral and poster presentations at the ESC-ESS JAM 2014.

To be eligible for the President’s Prize, a presenter must:

  1. be enrolled in a degree program or have graduated from the program within the previous six months.
  2. be registered at the meeting.
  3. be the principal investigator and principal author of the paper.
  4. Graduate Student Showcase 2014: Call for Applications

Oral Presentations (Regular & President’s Prize) will be 12 minutes in length plus 3 minutes for questions and discussion. Facilities for loading oral presentations from USB storage devices will be provided at designated times during the meeting. Please format file names as: First Name_Last Name_Presentation Title

Poster Presentations (Regular & President’s Prize) are limited to maximum dimensions of 4 ft width x 4 ft height. ESS will supply poster pins/Velcro.