2018 Abstract and Award FAQs

Q: Can I edit my submission once I have completed it?
A: Yes, see the main abstract page for instructions of how to log back in and edit your submission including adding an award application

Q: What is the word or character limit? Does it include spaces?
A: The character limit is 4000 and this does not include spaces so you have plenty of wiggle room.  SLB typical submission contain anywhere from 1000 characters to 3000 characters so you should have plenty of space.

Q: What is the deadline?
A: Just extended, the deadline for regular abstracts, early bird registration discount, and award applications is the same, July 5th.

Q: Will there be a late breaking period?
A: Yes, late breaking abstracts will be accepted starting July 20th through August 6th.  Look for an email about the opening of the system.  These submissions will become posters pending review by the chairs and are not eligible for awards.

Q: What documents do I need for an award application?
A: Read the award application page for the complete list of documents required so you have everything ready when submitting your abstracts.

Q: When is the abstract/award deadline exactly?
A: The deadline to submit your abstract and awards submissions is July 5th, 11:59pm eastern.

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