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itc proceedings in the cloud

The ITC/USA Proceedings are now hosted online.  


Access instructions may be viewed here.

Proceedings Download Instructions


Information for Authors


Call for Papers:   download

Important Dates


  Abstracts Due: 26 March 2018
  Acceptance Notifications: 23 April 2018
  Final Manuscripts Due: 18 June 2018





Abstracts should be no more than 1,000 characters and should not include any graphics.   Abstract submission instructions are given below.

Final Manuscripts


Final manuscripts should conform to the following formatting instructions.


  Format Instructions:(PDF)  download
  MS Word Template:(docx)  download
  LaTeX Template: (zip)  download



*** Technical Paper Alternate Format ***


Slide-based manuscripts for publication in the ITC Proceedings:


Announcement - New Slid Based Format for Publication download
Intro to Tech paper Alternate Format download
Publishing Guide Technical paper Alternative Format download



Manuscript submission instructions are given below.

Authors' Agreement


The Authors' Agreement (a copyright form) must be submitted with the Final Submission before the paper can be published in the ITC Proceedings.  Please submit the completed and signed Authors' Agreement using the Paper Portal as "Supplemental Material."  For those authoring multiple papers, a separate Authors' Agreement must be submitted for each paper.


Download the Authors' Agreement download



Paper Awards


All papers submitted as regular papers are considered for the following awards:

  • Best Conference Paper Award
  • Lawrence Rauch Award for Standards
  • Myron Nichols Award for Telemetry Spectrum Management, Preservation, Protection or Advocacy


Student Papers


Papers sumbitted in the undergraduate student or graducate student catergories will be considered for awards in the student paper contest.  There are separate categories for graduate and undergraduate students.  In each category, winners receive cashawards of $1,000 per paper for first place and $500 per paper for second place.  First place winners receive a reimbursement of travel expenses from within the continental USA to ITC/USA 2018 to present their paper.

Submission Instructions


This section will point to the new paper portal and provide a new instructions to get authors started.



Follow this PDF guide to create your account and submit papers:  CLICK HERE



Technical Program


Accepted papers will be presented in 12 technical sessions, starting the afternoon of Tuesday 6 November 2018 and ending the morning of Thursday 8 November 2018.   Each paper is allocated a total of 20 minutes.  The 20 minutes includes presentation and questions/answers.  Authors of accepted papers are asked to sumbit their paper presentations (MS Powerpoint or PDF) to the ITC staff when picking up their badge in the ITC registration area.  The Technical program will be posted here in the future.

For more information, please contact:


Technical Program Chair   Student Paper Contest Chair

Michael Marcellin

University of Arizona
Tuscon, AZ

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Cliff Aggen




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Page updated:  11/07/2018

Important Dates

MAR 26 Abstracts Due
APR 23 Acceptance Notifications
NOV 5 ITC Begins

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