SusTech 2020 Student Poster Contest


Submission deadline extended to 15-February

SusTech 2020 invites undergraduate and graduate students to submit abstracts for the Student Poster Contest.

Students are invited to send in ideas or designs for developing projects/products supporting the sustainability topics areas of the Conference. The selected posters will be displayed during the SusTech 2020 Student Poster Session, on Saturday April 25, 2020 being held in Santa Ana, California, USA.

The deadline to submit poster abstracts is midnight US Pacific Time, January 30, 2020 February 15, 2020.

Notification of acceptance: February 15, 2020 February 28, 2020.

Accepted posters must register for the contest and pay a $50 submission fee.

Download 1-page flyer Call for Posters Presentation (PDF).


Poster authors must be either undergraduate or graduate students at the time of submission and may be members of a team comprising of up to four students.  At least one student author must be an IEEE student member at the time of the submission of the poster to the Contest. The poster should be fully the work of the student or students and completed before they have received the engineering or scientific degree. At least one author must attend the Contest to present the poster.


Topics of interest are listed on the website. Posters must cover a topic relevant to the conference.


Cash prizes will be awarded for first, second and third places as determined by the judges. First place $750; second $500; third $250. Information on the winners will be posted on the SusTech and IEEE Region 6 websites.


If you have any questions or problems submitting your abstract, contact the SusTech 2020 Poster Contest Chair, Prof. Sean Monemi, Contestants will need to prepare a poster of no larger than 48 x 36 inches and on a tri-fold board.