Abstract Submission Instructions

250-350 Word Abstract Submission Deadline: May 7, 2021 (Updated)

The AMTA 2021 Host Committee and AMTA Board of Directors are working toward an in-person Symposium. AMTA’s policy states that authors shall attend the Symposium and present their paper in order for it to appear in the AMTA Proceedings and IEEE Xplore. Should there be ongoing government travel or gathering restrictions that prevent authors joining in person, AMTA will facilitate limited virtual or remote presentations. AMTA will continuously monitor guidelines in order to ensure the safety of our community and will provide updates as needed. If you feel you will be restricted from attending please submit your abstract normally and send the details of your restriction to technical-coordinator@amta.org.

Authors addressing advancement and innovation are invited to submit a 250-350 word abstract for review and possible presentation at the Symposium.

Authors of all papers that are accepted, registered, and presented at AMTA 2021 will appear in the AMTA 2021 proceedings as well as have the option to:

AMTA 2021 abstract submissions are managed via CATALYST system by Omnipress.

CATALYST “Sign In” or “Create An Account” Instructions

If you already have an account in CATALYST, follow these instructions below.

  1. Click on the link below to create a submission. https://catalyst.omnipress.com/43rd_AMTA
  2. Click Sign In at the bottom, left hand side of the page.
  3. Enter your email address and password, then click Sign In.
  4. At the bottom of the Home page click New Submission to create a submission.
  5. Complete all the required fields on all the tabs.
  6. Click Save on the bottom right of your screen as necessary. *If required fields are missing data, you will see the missing data tabs indicated with a red triangle.
  7. Click “Submit” on the bottom right of your screen when you are ready to submit your abstract.

All emails come from noreply@omnipress.com. To ensure you receive all communication, please be sure “omnipress.com” is added as a safe sender or have your IT department white list “omnipress.com.”

If you have any technical issues, please click on Contact CATALYST Support at the log in page or Support once logged in. For additional help, please use this helpful guide.

If you do NOT have an account in CATALYST, follow these instructions below.

  1. Click on the link below to create a submission. https://catalyst.omnipress.com/43rd_AMTA
  2. Click Sign In / Create Account at the bottom of the page.
  3. Click on the Create New Account to register an account.
  4. Enter your email address, password and confirm password. Click Create Account. CATALYST will send you a “Confirm your account” email.
  5. Click on the turquoise button in your email labeled, Confirm Account.
  6. A pop-up will appear stating, “Thank you for confirming your email.” Click on Sign In.
  7. Once logged in, at the bottom of the Home page, click New Submission to create a submission.
  8. Click Save on the bottom right of your screen as necessary. *If required fields are missing data, you will see the missing data tabs indicated with a red triangle.
  9. Click Submit on the bottom right of your screen when you are ready to submit your abstract.

All emails come from noreply@omnipress.com. To ensure you receive all communication, please be sure “omnipress.com” is added as a safe sender or have your IT department white list “omnipress.com.”

If you have any technical issues, please click on Contact CATALYST Support at the log in page or Support once logged in. For additional help, please use this helpful guide.

If you have any questions, please contact:
The AMTA Technical Coordinator, C. J. Reddy
Email: technical-coordinator@amta.org