itSMF International Whitepaper Submission of the Year - 2012
itSMF International is pleased to announce the International Whitepaper Submission of the Year completion for 2012.
itSMF Chapters are invited to submit up to 3 papers for consideration from local members for consideration for the International award.
Submissions must be from "members in good standing" from a local chapter and must be assessed by a local judging panel before being submitted for the International contest.
Each submission should include:
§ A Title
§ The author's name and organization
§ A short synopsis of the paper, outlining its content and purpose
§ An introductory section which details the scope of the paper and the issues that will be addressed within it.
§ A summary section which gives an overview of the content and the key learning points the reader should understand having read the document.
The following should also be considered:
§ We expect a high standard of grammar and spelling for submitted papers
§ Submissions are permitted to display company logos in the header or footer of the document, and also on the front page.
§ Vendors should not submit documents, which recommend their products, consultancy or training offerings, or are critical of other vendors' services.
§ By submitting the paper, the author gives itSMF International the right to distribute and reuse the paper for a period of three years from the closing date for entries. IP ownership will remain with the author.
Papers must be submitted in Word format. And should be accompanied by a brief biography of the writer.
Papers must be received by the Chief Editor (email@example.com) no later than August 31, 2012. The winner will be announced on October 29, 2012 .
Details are available here:
Submission Details itSMF Global Submissions Competition