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Presenting Author’s
Reference Page

Congratulations on being a Presenting Author at the International Bridge ConferenceĀ®.

  • Bookmark this page and use this page as a reference source as you prepare for your Conference experience.
  • Each presentation time slot is 30 minutes. It is recommended that you present for 25 minutes and allow 5 minutes for Questions and Answers.
  • Thank you for your participation, and we look forward to seeing you in June.
    Questions: Kristina Emmerson,Ā


Create a Good PresentationĀ (pdf)

Paper Guidelines and Template (pdf)

Paper Format Template (word doc)

Audio Visual GuidelinesĀ (pdf)


Powerpoint Template: (click on picture to download template)Ā 






Template 1







Template 2








Template 3




Checklist of Important DatesĀ  — pdf version

January 3, 2023

Author’s Participation Confirmation Due

April 3, 2023

April 17, 2023

  • Session Chair Comments on Preliminary Paper Due to Author via email

May 1, 2023

  • Electronic Copy of PowerPoint Presentation Due – Upload file here
    • Title your PowerPoint by Paper Number — Example: IBC 23-01
    • PowerPoints should be designed in 16:9 HD format
    • Templates to choose from are above in References section
  • For inclusion on web site/preliminary programOnline Form
    • Final Confirmation of Paper Title, Author’s/Co-Author’s Information

May 8, 2023

  • Final Copy of Paper Due – Upload file here
    • This version will be placed on the pre-print flash drive, which will be available for purchase at the IBC Registration Desk

May 15, 2023

  • Session Chair Comments on PowerPoint Presentation Due to Author via email

June 2, 2023

  • Electronic copy of Final PowerPoint Presentation Due – Upload file here
    • *Note that your final PowerPoint Presentation will be preloaded on a laptop and placed in your session at the Conference


June 12-14, 2023

  • InternationalĀ  Bridge ConferenceĀ®, National Harbor, MD


June 30, 2023

  • FINAL Electronic Version of Paper due for Publication – Upload file here
  • (Failure to submit a final paper version by this date will result in the use of the preliminary paper copy in publication or non-publication of your paper)