itSMF International White Paper Submission Competition


itSMF International is conducting a competition to find the best white paper submissions from our global community. The goal is to publish these as a volume in the itSMFI fourth quarter of 2010, while individual papers will also be available to download, free to itSMF members. itSMF International is planning to hold this contest every year.
itSMF International is asking all chapters to call for submissions from their own members, forwarding the best entries to our Chief Editor for judging by our Editorial Advisory Board. itSMFI is looking for submissions that promote our goal of providing thought leadership and innovation to our movement.
This is a global competition and entries will be accepted in all languages used by our member chapters.
Entries in the competition will close on April 30, 2010 with the winner being announced on June 11, 2010. The winner of the competition will receive an Apple iPad.
To submit your paper, please review the attached guidelines carefully and submit your completed paper to, along with the attached submission form. itSMF Serbia will submit the top five entries to itSMF International, but will feature all white papers received in our website Publications page. Thus all submissions will be available to our members. We will also recognize our five finalists at our Annual conference in December.
To make certain your paper is submitted in time for review and inclusion in the competition, the Chapter submission deadline is April 15th, 2010.
We thank you for your efforts to make this competition a success!
The full White paper guideline & submission documents are attached.

Submission Details itSMF Global Submissions Competition.doc25 KB
International Submission Competition.pdf42.24 KB