This document contains a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation on what a typical program committee for a USENIX/SAGE-sponsored technical conference tends to look for in a paper for a refereed papers track. It provides information about issues the author should consider before submitting an extended abstract to the program committee, as well as suggestions on improving the submission to increase the chances of the paper being accepted.
The presentation assumes a minimum 800-by-600 pixel window resolution. Select the icon or header above to begin the presentation.
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The 2000 presentation is available as well.