Resources for Authors

Technical Paper Submissions:

Technical papers are formal written research papers reviewed by industry peers. For Abstracts that have been approved for this conference, Technical Papers are due for review by January 15, 2020. 

Review the documents below. These documents will help you to understand what is expected by the author and reviewers.

Companion Documents
Technical Paper Template
PowerPoint Template


  • November 15, 2020 | Abstract Submission Deadline
  • December 4, 2020 | Announcement of Technical Paper abstracts selected 
  • January 15, 2021 | Final technical papers due for review (no extensions will be granted due to high demand)
  • January 15 - February 5, 2021 | Technical Papers go through the review process (SAMPE will be in touch with submission feedback as needed on a rolling basis) 
  • March 9, 2021 | Final decision letters sent to Technical Paper authors
  • March 16, 2021 | Presentation slides AND prerecorded presentation video due for review (new requirement
  • March 22, 2021 | Authors will receive submission feedback and next step instructions