Academic conference

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An academic conference or symposium is a conference for researchers (not necessarily academics) to present and discuss their work.wikipedia
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Proceedings

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The work may be bundled in written form as academic papers and published as the conference proceedings.
In academia and librarianship, proceedings are the acts and happenings of an academic field, a learned society, or an academic conference.

Keynote

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Usually a conference will include keynote speakers (often, scholars of some standing, but sometimes individuals from outside academia).
At political or industrial conventions and expositions and at academic conferences, the keynote address or keynote speech is delivered to set the underlying tone and summarize the core message or most important revelation of the event.

Panel discussion

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In addition to presentations, conferences also feature panel discussions, round tables on various issues, poster sessions and workshops.
A panel discussion, or simply a panel, involves a group of people gathered to discuss a topic in front of an audience, typically at scientific, business, or academic conferences, fan conventions, and on television shows.

Poster session

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In addition to presentations, conferences also feature panel discussions, round tables on various issues, poster sessions and workshops.
A poster presentation, at a congress or conference with an academic or professional focus, is the presentation of research information, usually peer-reviewed work, in the form of a paper poster that conference participants may view.

Scientific journal

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Together with academic or scientific journals, conferences provide an important channel for exchange of information between researchers.
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Learned society

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Business meetings for learned societies or interest groups can also be part of the conference activities.
Their activities typically include holding regular conferences for the presentation and discussion of new research results and publishing or sponsoring academic journals in their discipline.

Abstract (summary)

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It describes the broad theme and lists the meeting's topics and formalities such as what kind of abstract (summary) or paper has to be submitted, to whom, and by what deadline.
An abstract is a brief summary of a research article, thesis, review, conference proceeding, or any in-depth analysis of a particular subject and is often used to help the reader quickly ascertain the paper's purpose.

Abstract management

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Contributions are usually submitted using an online abstract or paper management service.
Abstract management is the process of accepting and preparing abstracts for presentation at an academic conference.

Round table (discussion)

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In addition to presentations, conferences also feature panel discussions, round tables on various issues, poster sessions and workshops.
Academic conference

Academic publishing

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The work may be bundled in written form as academic papers and published as the conference proceedings.
An equally prestigious site of publication within U.S. computer science are some academic conferences.

Science

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In other disciplines such as the sciences, presenters usually base their talk around a visual presentation that displays key figures and research results.
Their activities typically include holding regular conferences for the presentation and discussion of new research results and publishing or sponsoring academic journals in their discipline.

BIT Life Sciences

There have been accusations for fake, scam, or fraudulent conferences; see also BIT Life Sciences and SCIgen § In conferences.
BIT Life Sciences (or BIT Congress Inc., BIT Group Global Ltd) is a predatory, for profit meetings, incentives, conferencing, exhibitions (MICE) company based in Dalian, China that specializes in arranging multiple scientific congresses that have been described as "predatory".

Research

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An academic conference or symposium is a conference for researchers (not necessarily academics) to present and discuss their work.

Academy

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An academic conference or symposium is a conference for researchers (not necessarily academics) to present and discuss their work.

Academic journal

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Together with academic or scientific journals, conferences provide an important channel for exchange of information between researchers.

Presentation

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Conferences usually encompass various presentations. They tend to be short and concise, with a time span of about 10 to 30 minutes; presentations are usually followed by a discussion.

Conversation

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They tend to be short and concise, with a time span of about 10 to 30 minutes; presentations are usually followed by a discussion.

Publishing

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The work may be bundled in written form as academic papers and published as the conference proceedings.

Unconference

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Some conferences take more interactive formats, such as the participant driven "unconference" or various conversational formats.

Presenter

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Prospective presenters are usually asked to submit a short abstract of their presentation, which will be reviewed before the presentation is accepted for the meeting.

Peer review

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Some disciplines require presenters to submit a paper of about 6–15 pages, which is peer reviewed by members of the program committee or referees chosen by them.

Advocacy group

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Business meetings for learned societies or interest groups can also be part of the conference activities.

Amplified conference

Increasing numbers of amplified conferences are being provided which exploit the potential of WiFi networks and mobile devices in order to enable remote participants to contribute to discussions and listen to ideas.

Professional conference organiser

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Larger meetings may be handled on behalf of the scientific society by a Professional Conference Organiser or PCO.

Time limit

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It describes the broad theme and lists the meeting's topics and formalities such as what kind of abstract (summary) or paper has to be submitted, to whom, and by what deadline.