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Important Dates


Wesley Cole, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

“The Energy Policy Research Conference is one of the most valuable conferences I attend each year. It is large enough to be relevant, and small enough to have meaningful interactions. The content is high quality, and the discussion is engaging.”

5/15/18 Call for Proposals Deadline
Call for Paper Proposals Deadline, 11:59pm MST on May 15, 2018. 
6/01/18 Paper Acceptance
Acceptance announcements will be made by email on or around June 1, 2018. 
8/6/18 Hotel Group Rate Deadline
August 6, 2018 is the last day to be guaranteed the $149 group rate at the conference hotel venue.
(After this date, rooms can be booked based upon availability, at the best available rate)
8/15/18 Full Paper Deadline
Full Paper Deadline, 11:59pm MST on August 15, 2018. 
8/15/18 Presenter Registration Deadline
Presenter Registration Deadline is August 15, 2018. Please help us ensure accurate counts.
8/17/18 Conference Registration Deadline

August 17, 2018 is the last day to register for EPRC8 online. 

9/1/18 Presentations Are Due
Presentations are due and should include slides, handouts, etc.
9/5/18 Publishing Energy Research Workshop
Workshop – Publishing Energy Research 3:00 – 4:30pm
Associate Editor of Nature Energy
, Dr. Fouad Khan
Location: Student Union Building, Simplot C

Dr. Khan will discuss the scope and review process for Nature Energy, with connections to other Nature journals.  Informal Q&A will follow. This special workshop is open to members of the Boise State University community, EPRC attendees, and the public.  Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to Madison by August 31st at

9/5/18 Women in Energy Reception
The Women in Energy Reception will be held at the Residence Inn Marriot from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm on the Roof Deck. Please RSVP to Madison by 8/21/18 at
9/6/18 Registration & Check-in
Registration/Check-in opens, 8:00 am
Sessions Begin, 9:00 am
Conference Reception, 6:00 pm