Technological Advances in Science, Medicine and Engineering

TASME2017
21st Annual TASME Conference and Workshop
Saturday/Sunday, July 1-2, 2017
SickKids
2nd floor, PGCRL, 686 Bay St,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 0A4

In this two-days multi-disciplinary conference, scientists, mathematicians, engineers and medical professionals from the public and private sectors will present their recent findings and share their experiences with fellow researchers. The meeting will have oral presentations from leading researchers as well as panel discussions and poster sessions from the selected abstracts.

This conference is co-organized by SickKids/University of Toronto and TAAS


Call for Abstracts

Participants are invited to submit abstracts on topics in medicine, engineering, science or any other related disciplines for consideration. Speakers/presenters will be selected from the abstracts.

ABSTRACT FORMAT GUIDELINES:

Title:

1. Title: The title must be centered with at least a one and one-half inch margin on the left and right.

2. Font: Times New Roman typeface is required, bold faced, 14 point.

3. Include Author and Affiliation

4. Footers: Do not include any in your abstract.

Body of the Abstract (beginning under title information)

1. Format: The document will be in a one-column format with left justification.

There must be a 1 inch margin on the left, right, and bottom.

2. Font: Times New Roman typeface is required, 12 point, skipping one line between paragraphs.

3. Length: Abstracts should generally be between 250 -500 words. Two pages maximum including any figures and references

Authors may submit more than one abstract:

Submit science and Medicine related  abstract via email to nades.palaniyar@sickkids.ca as soon as possible with a copy to mahes@coe.neu.edu 

Submit Engineering, Computer Science and  math related abstract via email to mahes@coe.neu.edu as soon as possible with a copy to nades.palaniyar@sickkids.ca

PAPER FORMAT GUIDELINES

Title Page (top part of first page only)

1. Title of Paper: The title must be centered with at least a one and one-half inch margin on the left and right.

2. Font: Times New Roman typeface is required, bold faced, 14 point.

3. Include Author and Affiliation

4. Footers: Please leave them blank.

Body of the Paper (beginning under the title information on the first page and continuing with all subsequent pages)

1. First Page: The paper will be in a one-column format with left justification.

There must be a 1 inch margin on the left, right, and bottom.

Font: Times New Roman typeface is required, 12 point, skipping one line between paragraphs.

2. Second and All Subsequent Pages: There must be a 1 inch margin all around (top, bottom, right, left) in one column format, left justification, skipping one line between paragraphs.

Font: Times New Roman typeface is required, 12 point, using only standard symbols and abbreviations in text and illustrations.

3. Abstracts: Include between the title and the body of the paper, but not on a separate page.

4. Headings: Headings are not required but can be included. If used, headings must be left justified, lowercase, with the same font and size as the body of the paper. There must be only one space between the heading and the paragraph.

5. Page Numbering: Do not number the pages.

6. Length: There is no set limit for the number of pages a paper can or must be.

7. Pages can be landscape to accommodate graphics if necessary, all other requirements above still apply

Bibliographic Information (following body of paper)

1. Format: The bibliography must begin 4 spaces below the body of the paper using the same margins as the body.

2. Font: Times New Roman typeface is required, 10 point.

3. Referencing: Each reference must be listed and numbered. When referring to them in the text,type the corresponding reference number in superscript form.

Tentative Deadlines:

    • April 15, 2017: Abstract due
    • May 1, 2017: Notification of acceptance
    • June 1, 2017: Submitting final manuscript.