The CANCOM2017 conference organizers are excited to announce the Professor Suong V. Hoa Student Paper Award.

The Professor Suong V. Hoa Student Paper Award is valued as follows: 1st Place: $1000, 2nd $500 and 3rd $250.  The award ceremony will take place at the CANCOM17 banquet held at the Grand Hall of the Museum of History on Wednesday July 19th 2017.

The competition consists of two rounds - paper and presentation competitions.  A total of 8 finalists will be selected based on originality, content, presentation, and language of their papers.  These finalists will give presentations at a special student competition session scheduled on Wednesday morning, July 19th 2017.  The three award winners will be selected by a panel of judges from industry, academia and government.  Special to CANCOM2017, we are expecting chief engineers and above from major composites OEMs to be on the judging panel.

If you wish to participate in the Professor Suong V. Hoa Student Paper Competition, please fill in the form below and send it to both co-chairs of CANCOM2017 via email, before the paper deadline March 31st, 2017: The form must be submitted for a paper to be entered in the competition. Furthermore, the first author of the paper must be a student at the time of paper submission. and

Student Paper Competition