The SMTA International Technical Committee invites you to submit an abstract for the 2019 SMTA International Conference. This is your chance to make a contribution to the industry, showcase your hard work, qualify for discounted conference rates, and be eligible for a cash prize up to $1000 if your paper wins one of our best paper awards. Materials must be original, unpublished and non-commercial in nature. Papers should describe significant results from experiments, emphasize new techniques, and contain technical, economic or appropriate test data. Short course (1/2 day - 3.5 hours) proposals are also being solicited.