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RETC Authors

Authors are an important part of creating the valuable content shared at RETC. Learn about becoming an author by selecting one of the topics below.

Select a topic to learn more about becoming a conference author:

Authors Overview: Get an overview of becoming an author, including a list of topics and important dates.

Abstract Submission: After choosing a topic, use the SME Abstract & Evaluation criteria to write your abstract.

Program Coordinators: Meet our program coordinators and connect with them online.

Authors FAQs: Have questions about becoming a conference author? Our author's FAQs have the answer.

Dates & Deadlines

Prospective authors are asked to submit a 100-word abstract. Detailed guidelines for submitting a successful abstract will be provided on the submission website. Following the abstract review, accepted authors will be invited to submit a paper.

Key Dates

Spring of 2018 - Abstract Submission Open
June 30, 2018 - Abstracts Due for Consideration
September 1, 2018 - Notice of Acceptance
December 15, 2018 - Manuscripts Due


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Over four decades of conferences, RETC provides both the experienced tunneling professional and the individual just starting in the business the opportunity to stay connected while integrating new ideas and innovations into contracting, design, and construction.

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