IEEE MTT-S Latin America Microwave Conference

10- 13 December 2018
Arequipa, Peru

Considerations for participation:

  • It is required that the thesis was approved (after a defense) at a University. Please, together with your thesis, send a relevant proof (link to institutional repository or other relevant document). 
  • The thesis presenter has to be the author of the work. If a presenter different to the author is considering participating, please communicate this to, to evaluate if the participation in the thesis contest can be granted.

How to participate:

  • The thesis is submitted via our online system together in EDAS (thesis contest category) with a proof of the successful defense. Please also send a copy to Please notice files should not exceed 25 MB.
  • The deadline to submit the thesis is 10/12/2018.
  • The participant is registered for the conference in the respective category.

The contest:

  • The thesis contest will take place the second day of the conference (Thursday, 13th of December) at 10:00 am room D101.
  • The contestants will present their work in 20 minutes oral presentation.
  • A jury composed by international and recognized professors will have 10 minutes for questions.
  • After deliberation of the jury, a winner to the contest will be declared in two categories: undergraduate and postgraduate (Certificates will be issued).

Evaluation rubric

Evaluation criteria Points
Novelty 30
Applicability 20
Context 20
Presentation clarity 10
Total 80

Any questions, please do not hesitate in contacting us