Conference Announcements

RTWGC 2018

Rice Technical Working Group Conference (RTWGC) 2018

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 – Thu, 22 Feb 2018

The University of California is pleased to welcome the 37th Rice Technical Working Group Conference to Long Beach California! Registration is now open.

Important Dates

October 30                          Titles and Summaries Due

November 27                    Authors Notified of Acceptance

EXTENDED to December 11         Last Day for Early Registration

December 18                     Final Abstracts Due

January 19                           Last Day for Lodging Block Group Rate

February 19                        Conference Begins

Call for Titles and Summaries

Thank you for your interest in submitting a title/summary for the 2018 Rice Technical Working Group Conference. Please read these instructions before completing the form below.

  • This form must be completed by October 30. We will notify you if your title was accepted by November 27. Complete abstracts from accepted authors will be due on December 18.
  • Please complete this form separately for each title and summary.
  • The summary must clearly state the content of the presentation in 50 words or less.
  • Your first paper should be an oral presentation. An author is allowed to be on an unlimited number of papers and posters but can only present one or possibly two oral papers, depending upon space.
  • Oral presentations will be 15 minutes each plus five minutes for questions. (Student presentations will be 10 minutes with five minutes for questions.) Posters will be displayed throughout the conference, and there will be designated poster viewing times in the conference agenda.
  • Please note that this is a research-based scientific conference, and we will not accept titles and summaries that attempt to promote a particular commercial product.



University of California, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Conference Website:
The Westin Long Beach

333 East Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, 90802
California, California
United States

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