RCI is seeking abstracts for consideration at our upcoming educational events. Details follow.
Deadlines and Review Process
2019 RCI Building Envelope Technology Symposium
November 11-12, 2019
Louisville Marriott Downtown
Abstracts of each paper (200 words) should be received at RCI headquarters by APRIL 18, 2019. The RCI Building Envelope Symposium Committee will review abstracts, and authors will be notified regarding acceptance of abstracts by MAY 10, 2019. If accepted, papers should be received at RCI headquarters by JULY 12, 2019, for peer review.
2020 RCI International Convention & Trade Show
March 26-31, 2020
Marriott Marquis Houston & George R. Brown Convention Center
Abstracts of each paper (200 words) should be received at RCI headquarters by May 17, 2019. The RCI Convention Committee will review abstracts, and authors will be notified regarding acceptance of abstracts by JUNE 7, 2019. If accepted, papers should be received at RCI headquarters by AUGUST 30, 2019, for peer review.
Papers and abstracts accepted for presentation may subsequently be published in RCI publications. RCI reserves the right of first publication of all submitted materials accepted for presentation at any event sponsored by RCI and retains the copyright thereafter. All submitted abstracts and papers must be original to the author and not previously published or presented nor scheduled for publication or presentation in any other publication or venue. Exceptions may be granted at the discretion of RCI.
Contact RCI headquarters for a copy of the BES 2019 Abstract Submittal Form or Convention 2020 Abstract Submittal Form and RCI Guidelines for Presentations, complete directions on formatting, and acceptable formats for abstracts and papers. A topic description must be provided addressing the speaker’s subject knowledge and the level of knowledge that will be presented to the attendee (i.e., beginner, intermediate or advanced). Six RCI CEHs will be granted for an accepted paper. Additionally, presenters will earn triple credit for the length of the program (1 presentation hour yields 3 CEHs).
NOTE: Owners/clients (if applicable) must have been notified this abstract is being submitted for consideration of a presentation at the RCI Symposium on Building Envelope Technology or at the RCI International Convention and Trade Show and have given consent to do so.
Tina Hughes, RCI Assistant Director of Conventions and Meetings, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-828-1902.