1998 JSM Program Committee Meeting Deadlines (subject to revision 8-13-97)
August 14, 1997 Meeting of the 1998 Program Committee in Anaheim (7:30-11:30 a.m.)
October 31, 1997 Finalization of allocated Invited Sessions. Final
and complete Invited Session Format Sheets (or via www) to
David Scott. Titles and abstracts for all speakers required.
(Deallocation of incomplete sessions.)
November 12, 1997 Email submission from ASA Section Program Chairs of proposals
to be considered for the 10 unallocated ASA Invited Session slots.
Sessions will be distributed to the entire Program Committee for
November 19, 1997 Vote due for proposals for 10 unallocated ASA Invited Sessions.
November 26, 1997 Winning session format sheets due. Distribution of the preliminary
Invited Session Program to the JSM committee for review, resolution of
participant conflicts, and identification of sessions for co-sponsorship.
January 9, 1998 Return preliminary Invited Session Programs with corrections and co-
sponsorship information to David Scott. (Probably via www.)
February 1, 1998 ASA deadline for abstracts of contributed papers and posters, including
special contributed and non-lunch roundtables.
February 20, 1998 Fully organized Roundtable and other Luncheons to ASA office.
February 23-24, 1998 JSM Program Committee Meeting to organize and schedule the
contributed program. Meeting in Alexandria, VA. Attendance critical!
March 23, 1998 Full preliminary program to Program Committee for proof reading.
April 1, 1998 Corrected program to ASA office (AMSTAT NEWS version).
May 15, 1998 Last day for revisions (only) to abstract to be received by ASA.
June 1, 1998 All manuscript drafts (invited and contributed) to program chairs.
June 15, 1998 Contact ASA office with final program corrections and list of authors who
did not make the June 1 deadline. (This is for deletion from the program.)
July 24, 1998 Deadline for materials to discussants as appropriate.
August 9-13, 1998 1998 JSM in Dallas, Texas.
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