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Call for Proposals Closed

TUgis offers practitioners and technologists multiple ways to present their work to large audiences eager to participate. Presentations are accepted in the following categories:

  • Posters: Large-format paper printouts of a map or presentation. Presentations should share original research, program or policy innovations or evidence-informed practices. Session is 60 minutes. Maximum two presenters.
  • Lightning Talks: 7 minute presentations in a fast-moving, exciting format. Each presentation can include a static poster, live demo, or utilize technology. Presenters are required to bring their own equipment.
  • Presentations: 20 minute illustrated talks followed by 5 minutes of audience questions and discussions.
  • Panels: Organized discussions including a group of panelists with diverse viewpoints and perspectives with time for participant questions and reactions. 45 minutes. Maximum five panelists (facilitator included).
  • Sponsored Presentations: Featured in the exhibitor showcase, these 25-minute sessions can include product demos, sales pitches, or technical training.

The deadline to submit a proposal was April 22, 2024.

NOTE: All presentations, lightning talks, and panels take place in smart rooms equipped with Microsoft Windows, MS Office, Internet access, LCD Projector with a minimum of 1024×768 resolution, and 16×9 screens.

Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring?

Visit the exhibitors and supporters page to learn about the variety of opportunities for your organization to share ideas, feature products, and develop new relationships. Contact tugis@towson.edu with questions.

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