Important Dates:

Mon. Nov. 6, 2023
Author notification
Fri. Jan. 26, 2024
Final full paper due
Mar. 18-21, 2024
GOMACTech Conference

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please appropriately safeguard information and data. For abstracts and papers that are not approved for public release, we request that you password-protect the PDF or DOC file with AES encryption. Using the template below, send the title, author(s), and password in an email to Ronnie Stephenson at

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Student Paper Competition 

A panel of judges drawn from the organizing committee will judge all student papers. First place winner will receive $500. The competition is open to graduate and undergraduate students. To be considered for this competition, the lead author must be a student, the student must present the paper or poster at the conference, and a full paper must be written and submitted to the Conference Proceedings. The student lead author must be a U.S. citizen or a legal U.S. Permanent Resident.