2015 Call for Papers
|You are Invited to submit a 150-word abstract for a proposed presentation at IMA's 72nd Annual World Magnesium Conference, the premier international magnesium industry conference. This conference highlights technological advances, innovative applications, and emerging developments in the global marketplace. The event attracts delegates from all aspects of the Magnesium industry. You will have unparalleled opportunity to address magnesium professionals, industry leaders, and decision-makers who seek cutting-edge technical information, problem-solving resources and current industry updates.
Abstracts are to be submitted by: November 21, 2014
While renowned experts are prominent among IMA authors, not everyone has to have a lengthy set of credentials: there's room on the program for solid common-sense work reflecting real-world practice.
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How to Apply
Please submit your 150-word abstract on or before November 21, 2014. The abstract must include sufficient detail to permit a thorough review and evaluation of the paper's proposed content and significance. Applications and abstracts received after November 21, 2014 may not be considered.
Please download the Call for Papers and submit the form via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If your abstract is selected, you will be notified of the decision in December of 2014. You will be invited to submit a paper based on the approved abstract. Acceptance of your abstract does not guarantee acceptance of your paper. Specific guidelines for preparation of your paper will be provided at the time of abstract acceptance, along with audio/visual guidelines for your presentation. Final manuscripts are due no later than February 27, 2015. Failure to provide your paper by this deadline may result in cancellation of the presentation.
Criteria for Paper Selection
The IMA Program Committee will invite papers based on abstracts received, using the following criteria:
- Appropriate use of case histories, user experiences, and actual industry applications
- Completeness of abstract
- Noncommercial tone and content
- Timely submission of application and abstract
Presenters are encouraged to challenge every facet of the magnesium industry to raise its level of expectations, quality and performance.
November 21, 2014: Deadline for abstract submissions
December 2014: Selection of papers & Notification of authors
February 27, 2015: Manuscripts due
The IMA's 72nd Annual World Magnesium Conference will be held at The Fairmont Vancouver in Canada, May 17 through 19, 2015. It will provide magnesium industry professionals with the latest information and advances on magnesium processes, applications, technology and environmental concerns. The Program will include: Technical Sessions, Current Industry updates, Awards of Excellence Presentations, Exhibit Showcase featuring magnesium industry suppliers, Networking events, and more!
Who will attend IMA's Annual Conference?
Magnesium industry professionals who are:
- Primary producers of the metal