Abstracts may be submitted in one of three categories:
Standard IEEE/OES Paper - abstract, paper, technical session or poster presentation, publication in IEEE Xplore. Poster presentation of a paper, if the author chooses the option, is at the discretion of the Technical Program Chair.
Student Poster Contest - abstract, paper, poster presentation, Publication in IEEE Xplore
Special Sessions (Workshops, Forums, etc.) - abstract and presentation, no publication
Standard and Student Poster submissions should be made on-line through the conference website. Contact the Technical Program Chair for submission to Special Sessions.