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Call for Submissions

The Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) is soliciting abstracts for the technical sessions taking place at the 2017 Conference in St. John’s, NL, September 24-27.

We are currently accepting abstracts for the 2017 TAC Conference. Visit the Call for Submissions Prospectus for a detailed list of topics available for the Call. 

ACTION DEADLINE*
ABSTRACT
Call for Submissions Prospectus
Submission
The Call for Abstracts is now closed.

January 16
Notification of acceptance or rejection Sent out on
February 27

If your abstract has been accepted to advance to the next level,
information about how to proceed is provided here:

PAPER
Paper Guidelines
Presentation Information (available Fall 2017)
Full paper submission April 21
Notification of acceptance/rejection/request for revisions June 19
Revised submission due (if requested) July 21
Final presentation September 15
PRESENTATION
Presentation Guidelines
Presentation Information (available Fall 2017)
Draft presentation submission April 21
Notification of acceptance/rejection/request for revisions June 19
Revised submission due (if requested) July 21
Final presentation September 15
POSTER
Poster Guidelines
Draft poster April 21
Notification of acceptance/rejection/request for revisions June 19
Revised submission due (if requested) July 21
Final poster (author must print and ship to venue)
Note: Certain posters will require that a formal paper accompany the submission
September 15

*Authors not adhering to deadlines will be dismissed from the call for submissions process.

Submissions must be uploaded online via the submission software. Files submitted via email will not be accepted.

By participating in TAC’s Call for Abstracts, upon submission, note that all abstract, paper, poster and presentation submissions will become the property of the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC), which is entitled to publish the final version. Distribution rights also become relinquished to TAC upon submission.

Abstract and file submissions also confirm that approval from the employer and/or client(s) to submit the submission to TAC has been received.  TAC reserves the right to pull a submission if it has been submitted on false premises. Any and all costs related to travel to the conference are the sole responsibility of the author.

If you have any questions, contact conference@tac-atc.ca.