Thank you for your interest in speaking at the UMC 2020 conference. The UMC and IMMS are committed to providing the latest evidenced-based, non-biased scientific content to our participants. We are always looking for knowledgeable, energetic, experienced, and academically recognized speakers who want to share their expertise and / or research findings to all interested parties.
Your abstract and expertise will be reviewed with consideration to our identified needs assessment results, to this year’s conference focus, peer-reviewed journals, and ongoing stakeholder evaluation recommendations. Please note, if invited to speak, you may be presenting to an audience of 300+ ocean mining stakeholders who will be participating in a 5-minute question and answer session at the end of your presentation.
The abstract should have no more than 3000 characters and should be sent by June 30th, 2020. We will notify you about the acceptance in July and you will have one month from this date to send us the full essay / paper, if you desire. Your presentation is only due a few days before the conference and it should be tailored to fit a 20-minute presentation. Please click in the link below to submit your abstract.
Deadline for abstract submission (3000 characters max.) - June 30, 2020
Notification of acceptance - July 30, 2020
Deadline for optional full paper submission - August 30, 2020
Deadline for Early Bird Registration - May 31, 2020