Below are deadlines and other details for writing and submitting papers, presentations, and posters for the 2025 ESW. All authors are required to write a paper. Authors selected for a Full Presentation or Case History are required to provide a Presentation. Authors selected for the Focus Session are required to provide a Poster.


  • Completed DRAFT Paper for Review is due October 2, 2024
  • Comments to Authors from ESW Technical Program Committee will be returned by November, 2024
  • Final Paper for Submittal is due December 4, 2024

Paper Requirements

  • Minimum paper length is two pages. Maximum length should be limited to no more than 10 pages
  • The paper must avoid commercialism and be in compliance with the Commercialism and Ethics Policy
  • Papers must be submitted in compliance with the ESW Style Guide


  • Completed Presentation/Poster for Review is due December 4, 2024
  • Comments to Authors from ESW Technical Program Committee will be returned by December 18, 2024
  • Final Presentation/Poster for Submittal is due January 8, 2025

Presentation Requirements

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