Short Course Proposal Submissions

Proposals to hold a short course at WCCM-PANACM 2024 may be submitted online (see link below) by January 5, 2024. The proposal should be a summary of what is to be presented and what participants can expect to gain from attending.  For proposers, please note the following:

  1. Pre-congress short courses will be held on Sunday, July 21, 2024 at the Vancouver Convention Center.
  2. All short courses may be scheduled between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM.  Short course materials are expected to be for 5-6 hours duration.
  3. The short course fee will include a continental breakfast, box lunches and an afternoon snack.  
  4. The short course rate for registered participants is assessed at $250 USD.
  5. Audiovisual equipment and appropriate classroom settings will be provided. 
  6. Preparing and distributing the course material will be the responsibility of the course organizers. 
  7. The instructor(s) will be compensated $600 USD for presenting the course.  If there is more than one instructor, the $600 USD instructor fee will be divided among all the instructors.
  8. The short course will be cancelled by June 15, 2024 if enrollment is insufficient.  Enrollment is considered insufficient if the projected revenue will be less than the projected expenses.