Program Chair Webinars

This webinar is very helpful for first-time program chairs, but is also recommended for more seasoned program chairs as a quick review of the process.

Vimeo ID: 327070223

 Topics covered in this session include:
  • Reviewing all abstracts submitted to a program chair's technical division or committee
  • Submitting and assigning late abstracts
  • Scheduling sessions and assigning rooms
  • Handling withdrawal requests

To Access MAPS

Login to MAPS using your ACS ID at
If you do not have an ACS ID, please follow these instructions:

  1. Select "Registering is easy"
  2. Create your ACS ID by providing the required information
  3. Return to MAPS and log in with your new ACS ID


ACS is committed to helping you work with MAPS. Support hours are subject to be extended around critical meeting deadlines. The ACS team commits to a 24-hour turnaround time to respond to and resolve issues. If you have questions about working with MAPS:

  Call MAPS Support: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM ET
      1-800-333-9511 (Toll-free US) or 1-614-447-3776