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Call for Papers


Get involved in the action by and presenting at the Engineering Summit. Give a presentation about your GIS project experiences, successes, and lessons -learned. You must have successfully used Esri GIS technology in the project you are presenting. Presenting is a great way to empower your peers and justify your attendance. In order to present, you must have successfully used Esri GIS technology.

Eligibility and requirements

All submissions must include the following:

  • Author/presenter name(s)
  • Presentation title (10 words or less)
  • Company name
  • Complete address, phone, and email information
  • Brief presenter biography (25 words or fewer)
  • Abstract (1200 characters or fewer, including spaces): Do not include information in your abstract that will not be in your presentation.
  • Keyword set (list only 3-5 keywords): Keywords are used to organize presentations into appropriate sessions, so choose words that clearly describe the main ideas of your work.

The information you enter will be published on the website and on the agenda. Eliminate bullet points and numbering. Avoid using words in all capital letters. Submissions must be in English. All papers and presentations must be noncommercial. At no time is it permissible for presenters to use their time slot to advertise or promote a product, service, or company.

Abstract topics


GIS successes in:

Urban planning

Infrastructure

Engineering

Environmental/Natural Resources

Questions to be answered

Submission guidelines

Helpful tips

Frequently asked questions

How long should my presentation be?

On average, presentation times are between 15 - 20 minutes. At the Engineering Summit, presentation times may vary. The committee will work with you on a time slot that works best with your topic and the overall agenda.

How are abstracts chosen?

Our committee will evaluate your abstract and make selections based on topic, content, and time available. All authors will be notified after the selection process.

What is provided to presenters during the presentation?

During the presentation, you will be provided a hands-free lavalier microphone, a laptop to project your presentation, speakers for all audio needs, and hard ­­line internet access.

Where will I be able to find proceedings from my presentation?

All event proceedings can be found on the proceedings website. We strive to have all presentations available a month after the conference date. 

Am I allowed to promote my product?

No. All papers and presentations must be noncommercial. At no time is it permissible for presenters to use their time slot to advertise or promote a product, service, or company.

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