Deadline: 5:00 PM EST Friday, April 17, 2009.
Participants of the conference who are interested in giving a
contributed talk or presenting a poster should submit a one-page
The conference will follow its traditional single session format of
15-minute oral contributed presentations followed by lively 5-minute
discussion periods. The three day format of the conference limits the
total number of speakers to about sixty. All submitted abstracts will
be evaluated by the program committee. The accepted abstracts will be
assigned to oral or poster presentations.
Please indicate your preference (oral or poster) at the bottom of your abstract.
Each abstract should be submitted as a one-page Word document using the followig template:
(WORD Template HERE).
Please email this document as an attachment to Ginny Ashrafi at e-mail address
Please be sure that the subject line of the e-mail starts with the phrase PEC09 Abstract.
We strongly recommend that posters be prepared on a single sheet,
approximately 4' (120 cm) wide and 3' (90 cm) high. Mounting materials
including pins and adhesive tapes will be provided.