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Subject: Call for Participation NATMEC 2006- Deadline August 26
Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2005 20:17:59 -0400
From: "Palmerlee, Thomas" <TPalmerlee(a)nas.edu>
NATMEC 2006 Improving Traffic Monitoring Data for Transportation
Decision-making is encouraging interested individuals to submit
abstracts to be considered for presentation at the 2006 conference in
Minneapolis, June 4-7, 2006. The conference will be a forum for
exchange and dissemination of information related to the collection,
management, and use of monitored traffic data in all applications.
The conference planning committee has developed a set of sessions based
on systematic input from traffic professionals and from past conference
participants. A listing of the proposed sessions and descriptions along
with the conference details can be found at
. The planning
committee is specifically seeking participation in these sessions and
the submission process will ask you to choose a session. Abstracts on
other topics will also be considered for inclusion in the conference
You will need to prepare and abstract in file, using Word or similar
software. Submit abstracts to
. After logging in
you will need to enter the software as an Author and then click on
Create a new paper. You will be asked for a title, short abstract
and to identify which session best fits you submittal. After completing
this screen you will be given another screen and asked to upload your
word processing file with the abstract. You MUST upload a file with the
abstract. This is a redundancy with the software that can not be
changed and we apologize for this redundancy.
Abstracts should not be more than 500 words in length and should clearly
convey the material that will be presented and relevance to the session
topic. Individual presentations will be approximately 20 minutes in
length; panel presentations may vary in length. Formal papers are
welcome but are not required. Sales presentations on specific products
or services will not be accepted.
Abstract Deadline: August 26
August 26 Abstract Submission Deadline
Early October Notification of Submitters
June 4, 2006 Conference Starts
Contact Brian Canepa, bcanepa(a)nas.edu or 202-3342966, or Tom Palmerlee,
tpalmerlee(a)nas.edu or 202-334-2907.