Congratulations on being a Presenting Author at the International Bridge Conference®.
- 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: 412-261-0710 or email
Paper Template (word doc)
Audio Visual Guidelines (pdf)
Powerpoint Template: (click on picture to download template)
Checklist of Important Dates (pdf version)
January 7, 2019
- Author’s Participation Confirmation Form Due
April 1, 2019
- Preliminary Copy of Paper due – Upload file here
- Title Paper by Paper Number — Example: IBC 19-01
- Template is above in References
- Presenting Author’s Brief Bio Form due
- Presenting Author’s Registration Form due
- Please note that the discounted rate is for Presenting Authors Only.
- Co-Authors planning on attending the Conference must register using the standard registration form.
- Review Audio-Visual Guidelines and Submit Special Requests
- Hotel Reservations Due
- Requests may not be honored if received after this date
April 15, 2019
- Session Chair Comments on Preliminary Paper Due to Author
May 1, 2019
- Electronic Copy of Powerpoint Presentation due – Upload file here
- Title Powerpoint by Paper Number — Example: IBC 19-01
- Powerpoints shoud 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 due
May 10, 2019
- 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, 2019
- Session Chair Comments on PowerPoint Presentation Due to Author
May 22, 2019
- Electronic Copy of FINAL PowerPoint Presentation Due To File Upload Site upload file here
*Please note that your final PowerPoint will be pre-loaded on a laptop and placed in your session
June 10-12, 2019
- International Bridge Conference®, National Harbor, MD
June 28, 2019
- 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.