Welcome CORROSION 2015 Authors!

Technical Program Manual | Author's Guide to Paper Trail | Deadlines for CORROSION 2015 | CORROSION 2015 Paper Templates | Sample Paper | Antitrust Policy | Spokesperson Policy | Information for International Authors | Exhibitor Information |

Thank you for being a part of the NACE CORROSION 2015 Technical Committee Symposia. The success of our symposia is made possible by you, as your participation is a direct contribution to current topics of research and technology in the field of corrosion.

This Web site is dedicated to providing you with the resources to submit a high-quality paper and to help familiarize you with NACE policies.

On this page you will find the following:

Technical Program Manual for Symposium Chairs, Vice Chairs, Authors, and Reviewers
This manual is your best resource and we recommend that you consult it frequently. You will find:

  • A Step-by-Step Guide to the Symposium Papers Process
  • Information on How to Contact Your Symposium Chair
  • NACE Staff Responsibilities and Contact Information
  • Style Guidelines for Symposium Papers
  • A Checklist for Your Paper and Presentation

Author's Guide to Paper Trail
This guide provides you with detailed instructions, including screen shots, to help you navigate the Paper Trail system.

Deadlines for CORROSION 2015
In order to provide you with the highest quality technical program, all deadlines are final.

CORROSION 2015 Paper Templates

We strongly encourage you to use a paper template as you begin to write your paper. The template will help guide you through the style requirements required for your paper to be approved for presentation. Two templates are available: a template for papers with one or two authors (One or Two authors), and a template for papers with three or more authors (multiple authors).

Sample Paper
Included on this page is a high-quality paper that has been formatted in accordance with NACE style requirements. This paper has been provided courtesy of Amela Keserovic.

Antitrust and Spokesperson Policies —
Authors should become familiar with these NACE policies.

Information for International Authors
Find information about acquiring a visa to the U.S. and how to request a letter of invitation.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact

CORROSION 2015 Symposium Papers Schedule
Closing date for submission of abstracts was May 1, 2014.

Date(s) Time/Duration


March 1, 2014 to May 1, 2014 2 months (8 weeks) Call for Papers
May 15 to June 17, 2014 1 month (4 weeks) Symposium Chairs Accept/Reject Papers and Sequence Papers
July 2 to July 30, 2014 1 month (4 weeks) Staff Collects Reviewer Names from Symposium Chairs and Enters into System; Symposium Chair Assigns Reviewers to Specific Papers in System
September 17, 2014 3 months between acceptance notification and draft paper deadline Draft Paper and Biographical Information Deadline
October 15, 2014 1 month (4 weeks) Reviewer Deadline to Submit Comments to Symposium Chairs
November 14, 2014 1 month (4 weeks) Symposium Chair Deadline to Send Comments to Authors and Resequence Papers (if desired)
December 5, 2014 3 weeks Final Paper Deadline for Authors and Copyright Assignment Agreement Deadline NOTE: Paper will not be published without signed copyright assignment
December 19, 2014 2 weeks Deadline for Symposium Chairs to Mark Papers as Final Approved
December 19, 2014 to January 30, 2015 6 weeks NACE Staff Review of Symposium Papers—Transmit Comments to Authors
February 13, 2015 1 ½ months Presentation Deadline
February 15, 2015 2 weeks Deadline for Authors to Return Corrected Papers to Staff Reviewers
February 27, 2015 2 weeks Vice Chair Deadline for Approving Presentations


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