IV. SUBMISSION PROCEDURES
The submission website opens on November 3, 2008. The submission process involves three easy steps:
Step 1: Register the Submissions. Register your submission by entering the title page information and abstract of the paper to the submission website, select 3 keywords (NOTE: for symposium submissions, select 3 keywords for EACH sponsor you are submitting to), and obtain a 5-digit submission identification number for each paper or symposium.
Step 2: Upload the Submissions. Upload the full paper or symposia to the submission website. Papers must be ready for blind review (please refer to the guidelines).
Step 3: Finalize the Submissions. Finalize your submission by answering a series of questions on the submission website.
Technical support is available by emailing
. They will attempt to respond within 24 hours. Please recognize that the help desk may be especially busy near the holidays in late December and just before the deadline. Therefore, please do not wait until the last minute to submit! If the email response is still not clear, then call 1-914-923-2607, Monday - Friday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST. The Help Desk is closed on December 24, 25, 31 and January 1.
Authors who do not have Internet access or electronic mail and are unable to submit via the Academy submission website should contact Valerie Navarro, Program Coordinator, at 914-923-2673, by January 8th, 2009.