6th Decennial National Irrigation Symposium

Beyond 2020, Vision of the Future...
A joint ASABE/IA Irrigation Symposium
November 30 - December 4, 2020
San Antonio, Texas 

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Please log into the submission site. First time users will need to create a profile by selecting "New User?" under the login boxes.

Welcome to the 2020 Irrigation Symposium Submission Site
To review the requirements of presenting, please see this flyer.  
Important Dates: 
January 18, 2020 Manuscript Submission
 April 30, 2020Anticipated Manuscript First Decision
 June 30, 2020
Manuscript Second Revision for Proceedings
or latest version of manuscript submitted to ScholarOne
due to Freddie Lamm

Next steps for authors to be completed before January 18, 2020
Your submission ID (which is a part of your Paper No.) was transmitted to you in a message from ASABE mtgs@asabe.org with subject title: ASABE/IA Irrigation Symposium-Abstract Notification on November 25, 2019. Your Paper No. will begin with the No.20 and be followed by a number ranging from 1 to 146, (e.g., 20-005 or 20-145).
You can also find your submission ID through this submission portal by logging in and then selecting Submissions.
Next Steps
1. Submit the publishing fee.
A $250 publishing fee is due now. Please go to https://na.eventscloud.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=419730& to submit this fee. As a benefit to presenting, you will receive one complimentary registration to the Irrigation Association Show and the ASABE/IA 6th Decennial National Irrigation Symposium.
This fee does not include travel, lodging, or meals. Any other authors attending will be required to pay the full registration fee to IA. Additional registration and housing information will be provided by the IA in Spring 2020.
2. Upload your paper.   
Some papers are intended only for the symposium proceedings while other papers are also being submitted for review as peer-reviewed journal articles. 
Choose one option below. 
OPTION 1:  For Proceedings ONLY papers:
b. Upload your completed draft paper to this submission portal https://na.eventscloud.com/eSites/419730/Homepage through the login section
OPTION 2:  For papers also intended for Peer-Reviewed Journal Submission (i.e. Transactions of the ASABE, Applied Engineering in Agriculture):
a. Prepare your journal manuscript using the procedures and template provided at https://www.asabe.org/Portals/0/aPubs/Templates/AsabeJournalTemplate.zip
b. Log into the ScholarOne Manuscript submission portal at https://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/asabe and follow the submission process.
At Step 6, Details and Comments, please add a note in the Cover Letter that "this submission is part of the 6th Decennial National Irrigation Symposium collection."
c. By June 30, authors will email their best manuscript to flamm@ksu.edu, Freddie Lamm Symposium Publications Chair.  Minor changes on the first page are required to prepare the journal manuscript for symposium (adding symposium logo and information as well as the authors). 
Whether or not papers submitted for peer review are accepted for journal publication, they will require minor reformatting by the authors for inclusion in the symposium proceedings prior to the second revision deadline, June 30, 2020.

Additional page charges are required for journal articles after acceptance. 
See https://www.asabe.org/JournalAuthors for page charges.
3. Send a confirmation email to Freddie Lamm, Symposium Publications Chair, at flamm@ksu.edu with:
  • Your symposium paper number, e.g. 20-005 
  • If applicable, your ASABE NRES journal submission number, e.g. NRES-14026
  • Title
  • Publication route chosen (proceedings only or proceedings and journal publication)