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Call for Lightning Talks


Not quite as fast as lightning, but these talks are designed to be quick—five-minutes to be exact. Inspire Esri’s user community with a lightning talk about your awesomely imaginative idea using GIS. 

DATE AND LOCATION
Monday, July 8, 2019 | 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
San Diego Convention Center | Ballroom 20A

Eligibility and requirements

Space is limited, so send us your best work. 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.

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