Abstract Submission: February 1, 2013
Preliminary Paper Submission: April 1, 2013
Final Manuscript Submission and Author Registration: June 1, 2013

Author Registration

Each lead author must visit the EDAS web site and establish an account with a username and password. The lead author then logs in to the EDAS system to actually submit the abstract, and later, the paper via the following steps:

1. Visit and click the New User button.
2. Create your profile. Only the five fields with the red asterisk are required. These fields are first & last name, affiliation (company or organization), country, e-mail address, and status. When the fields are filled in, check the Privacy Policies box and click the Add Person button. [note: if you select USA as the country, you will get a message asking for your state]
3. You will receive an e-mail containing your password. Your email address and the given password must later be used to access the system during the following steps, so be careful to remember it.
4. You can then return to the EDAS log-in page ( and change your assigned password to one that is easier to remember. To do this, click on the My Profile tab, and then click on change your password. Be sure to record your user name, password and ID number for later reference.

Abstract Submission 

Please login at and follow the following steps:

1. Type in the title of the paper and your abstract. Then select the topic area your paper falls under best
2. Click the Submit button.

Problems in preparing and submitting your draft manuscript? Further Information?

Contact the FIE 2013 Administrator:
Chris Dyer
Conference Catalysts, LLC