Convention

Deadlines

 

Date Item
Extended Deadline, Spring 2014 Deadline for receipt of reports for Permanent Sections and Associated Organizations.
May 15th Call for Papers posted with Permanent Section topics.
May15th Deadline for receipt of all proposals for Special Sessions on the informal theme, "The Lives of Cities." Please note: Special Sessions topics submitted earlier may be accepted earlier and their CFPs posted online sooner.
May 15th Extended Deadline for receipt of all individual proposals on the informal theme, "The Lives of Cities"
July 1st Deadline for session organizers and chairs to submit the Program Information Form and all session abstracts to the M/MLA office.
July 1st Deadline for convention participants to become 2014 M/MLA members and pay the 2014 convention pre-registration fee.

Because of printing deadlines, participants who have not paid the required fees by July 1st will risk being deleted from the convention program. Please make sure your panelists are aware of this deadline and the online membership/pre-registration form (available on our forms page).

Membership dues and the convention pre-registration fee are non-refundable.
August 15th Convention schedule posted online.
September 9th Convention program printed.
September 30th For sessions following the traditional discussion format: Deadline for receipt of convention papers in the MMLA office for advance distribution to convention registrants. (Paper specifications are posted on the web site.)
September 30th Deadline for submission of resolutions for consideration at the 2014 MMLA Business Session.
October 15th Deadline to complete pre-registration for convention presenters and non-presenters. After October 15th, on-site registration will be necessary.

Online and registrations sent in the mail will not be accepted after October 15th.
November 13-16th 56th Annual Convention in Detroit, MI at the Double Tree Hotel by Hilton.
December 15th Reports from 2014 Convention Chairs and Secretaries for Permanent Sections and Associated Organizations are due for the 2015 convention.