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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)


Session Chair Timer Instruction Video


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Powerpoint Template: (click on template to download)Ā 

Template 1


Template 2


Template 3


Checklist of Important DatesĀ  — pdf version

January 15, 2024

Author’s Participation Confirmation Due

April 1, 2024

April 15, 2024

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

April 29, 2024

  • Electronic Copy of PowerPoint Presentation Due – Upload file here
    • Title your PowerPoint by Paper Number — Example: IBC 24-01
    • PowerPoints should be designed in 16:9 HD format
    • Templates to choose from are above in References section
  • Final Confirmation of Paper Title, Author’s/Co-Author’s Information –Online Form

May 6, 2024

  • 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 13, 2024

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

May 20, 2024

  • 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 3-5, 2024

  • InternationalĀ  Bridge ConferenceĀ®, San Antonio, Texas

June 28, 2024

(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)