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Call for Proposals

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Proposals are being accepted for posters, 10 minute lightning talks, and two roundtable discussion sessions.

  • Poster proposals should showcase either research or an innovation in off-site storage facilities. Posters should be 24"x36" or 36"x48". 
  • Lightning talks should answer the following question: What is a specific challenge you have confronted in your off-site storage facility and, if there is a solution, how have you solved it? Lightning talks are 10 minutes long with 5 minutes for questions.
  • Roundtable discussion proposals, an opportunity to lead a discussion about a topic of your choice for about 10 of your peers, should include an abstract and 4 questions that you would ask participants.

Please submit your proposal using the MARCOSS Proposals Google Form.

Proposals must be received by December 15, 2017, and must specify presentation type (poster, lightning talk, or discussion), 250-word abstract, 1-3 learning objectives, and subject keywords. Successful candidates will be notified by January 15, 2018.


If you have any questions, please email the planning committee at