38th International Test & Evaluation Symposium | International Test and Evaluation Association
We are currently accepting abstracts for technical sessions and tutorials. SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT TODAY – Deadline 4 MAY
As with many conferences & workshops across the globe, this year’s Symposium will be in a virtual format. We know that for many of you, this may be your first time attending an immersive, multi-day, online event. So we’ve compiled some simple pro tips to help you make the most of this virtual environment. There are also links to a quick overview video of how to navigate the virtual conference as well as FAQ. If you have any questions please email Lena@itea.org
Virtual Conference Platform Overview- tbd
Our theme for the 38th Annual ITEA Symposium is “Evolution of T&E in an Age of Rapid Technological Change”. As always, our focus is on ensuring test and Evaluation (T&E) delivers the most cost-effective assurance to the warfighter that new systems coming into the force are suitable, survivable and effective. This year will be another virtual conference coordinated by the Valley of the Sun Chapter from Phoenix, AZ and with Volunteers from across the entire ITEA community. Please plan on both attending, and more importantly, participating in this year’s Annual Symposium.
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FORM
Abstracts will be accepted on a “Space Available” basis through 4 May
Sessions will be unclassified and open to the general T&E community, however, restricted sessions (up to FOUO) may be made available. Abstracts will be reviewed for a presentation during a conference session or as a poster paper. Presentations will be published in proceedings and will be available online for attendees after the Symposium concludes.
Abstracts should be non-commercial in scope, pertinent to conference topic, no longer than 500 words, and releasable to the general public. Abstract submission form that must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
TOPICS FOR CONSIDERATION
SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT TODAY – Deadline 4 MAY
CALL FOR TUTORIALS
Tutorials that address the theme of the Symposium are being requested. Pending final program decisions, the tutorials will be scheduled in two 4-hour blocks on Monday, September 13th. Tutorials must be strictly non-marketing in scope, unclassified, and public releasable. Please provide a synopsis of tutorial no later than May 4th to email@example.com
The following tutorials are being offered on Monday, September 13th in conjunction with the Symposium. Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits will be awarded for completion of the tutorials. A certificate of completion will be provided upon request.
The ITEA leadership authorized special fees to accommodate those in the T&E community that may be experiencing a financial burden. No travel expenses incurred and a one-time discounted rate is our way of keeping education key during these unprecedented times.
The fee to attend a 4-hour tutorial is $205. If you would like to take a second course, your fee then becomes $385 for both classes . Upon registration, use the discount code “TWO-Tutorials” at checkout.
Tutorial Descriptions- TBD
Each of the 4-hour Pre-Symposium Tutorials provide 4 contact hours of instruction (4 CPEs) that are directly applicable to your professional development program, including the Certified Test and Evaluation Professional Credential (CTEP).
In addition to the Pre-Symposium Tutorials, the Workshop provides 4 contact hours of instruction (4 CPEs) for each half-day, 8 contact hours of instruction (8 CPEs) for each full-day, or 20 contact hours of instruction (20 CPEs) for attending the full Symposium, that are directly applicable to your professional development program, including the Certified Test and Evaluation Professional Credential (CTEP).
Online Registration- TBD
Download Registration Form – TBD
ITEA is very excited to be able to offer these reduced rates. Included in the cost of registration is access to all “on-demand” content up until October 31st.
$400 – Non-Member*
$300 – ITEA Member
Full-Time Government Employee or Active Duty
$300 – ITEA Member *
$25 – ITEA Member / Non-Member*
Plenary Panelist or Track Session Presenter – $200
Track Chair or Second Tutorial Instructor – $100
*Regular Registration rate includes one-year membership to ITEA.
New T&E Professional (less than 5 years of T&E experience) VERIFICATION REQUIRED – Includes a one-year ITEA membership for Non-ITEA Member.
SUBSTITUTION AND CANCELLATION POLICY: Substitutions are permitted. Refunds are not available within two (2) days prior to the start of the event. Requests for cancellation submitted after 2 days prior to the event will be subject to a 50% cancellation fee.
ITEA is a 501(c)(3) professional education association dedicated to the education and advancement of the test and evaluation profession. Registration fees, membership dues, and sponsorships are tax deductible.
Sponsorship opportunities are available to highlight your company before and during the Symposium. Let us know your budget and we’ll help you get noticed. NOTE: Sponsorship is tax deductible.
Don’t miss your opportunity to exhibit at the 2021 Symposium. Commercial, academic, and government exhibits will play an integral part of this workshop. We’ll put you in the right place at the right time. Increase your visibility, network with key players, and show your support and commitment to the industry and community! The virtual booth will include:
Exhibitor Overview Video- Coming Soon
Please contact Lena Moran at Lena@itea.org for additional details.
Program Chair:Mr. Steve Woffinden, General Dynamics Mission Systems
Technical Program Chair: TBD
Tutorial Chair: J. Michael Barton, PhD, Parsons Fellow
Exhibits and Sponsorship Chair: Ms. Lena Moran, Lena@itea.org
Awards Committee Chair: Ms. Stephanie Clewer, SA-TECH
13 - 17 Sep 2021