Terms & Conditions

Speakers must submit a PowerPoint or PDF by February 27, 2017.

You will be asked to agree to our "Copyright and Reproduction Terms".

For a full list of the terms and conditions applicable to speakers, please click HERE.


Presentation Format Options

  • Full Conference Session (45 minutes)
  • Panel Discussion Session (45 minutes)
  • Tutorials & Workshops (3 hours)
  • Lightning Talk (5 minutes)

Half-Day Tutorials

In-depth educational presentations, provide detailed technical information, skills or methodologies. Tutorial speakers receive an honorarium for their participation of $500 for a half-day, plus an additional $250 bonus to speakers who provide their presentation slides by the February 27, 2017 deadline.

5 Minute Lightning Talks

One Speaker (only) presenting ideas, solutions, methods, products, research projects, or implementation experience on any topic you like. This is a great way to present ideas to a full audience. Sessions are always well attended!