Abstract Submissions

The ISF Program Committee looks forward to receiving abstracts and hearing inventive presentations that demonstrate again that the annual forecasting symposium is the premier forum where the latest forecasting research is presented. For a list of subject areas, click here.

  • There is a 400 word limit for abstracts.
  • You are only allowed to submit one abstract and give one talk. You may be listed as a co-author on additional papers.
  • An invited session consists of 3 or 4 talks around a specific, forecasting theme. As an organizer, you would need to find 2 or 3 other speakers who will speak on the related topic, and invite them. Organizers of invited sessions will be acknowledged separately in the program and invited sessions will be marked as such. Proposals should be submitted to the .
  • Once you have been notified of your abstract’s acceptance, you must register in order to be included in the final program.  Please register by 14 April 2017.

Submit Abstract

Abstract Deadlines:

28 February 2017 Proposals for invited sessions devoted to special interests in forecasting; see above for details.
17 March 2017 DEADLINE for abstract submission
31 March 2017 Notification of acceptance or rejection of abstracts
17 July 2017 Final paper/presentation for Symposium Proceedings