In accordance to the IISE organization, the Southeast Regional Conference is hosting a technical paper competition! Winners of the competition will receive an award, and the first place winner will be eligible to compete in the Undergraduate Technical Paper Competition Global Finals at the IISE Annual Conference & Expo later this year.
Submissions are due no later than March 1st at 11:59PM.
In order to be eligible for consideration:
The paper should be written in a professional journal format, including page numbers and table of contents. Every principal author must make an oral presentation at their respective University Region Conference. The first place winner will be eligible to compete in the Undergraduate Technical Paper Competition Global Finals at the IISE Annual Conference & Expo.
At the regional level, the paper may be written and delivered in the language of the region, or in the language established by the host committee (host committees should, of course, confer with the other chapters in the region before making any decision). The conference host committee is strongly encouraged to budget funds for translation of the document into English, should it be necessary.
English is the official language of the IISE Annual Conference & Expo. The written document must be submitted in English for judging at the international level. Translation services are not provided by IISE.
Papers must adhere to the following guidelines:
Papers and presentations will be judged on the following criteria:
Presentations are to be pre-recorded and submitted at the time of the written paper's submission. The time limit of the presentation is 15 minutes and should highlight the following in a neat and concise fashion:
There will be a first, second, and third place prize given out.
For more information on the complete list of rules and other criteria please click the link below.
Please submit all materials for consideration by clicking the link below. Submissions are due no later than March 1st at 11:59PM.