Abstract submission

Acceptance of abstracts

All abstracts have been reviewed by the Scientific Committee and authors have received notification whether their abstract(s) has/have been accepted for poster or oral presentation.

Oral presentations

Main sessions: Oral presentations will consist of a ten minutes talk followed by three minutes of discussion. Two minutes will be reserved to allow a smooth change between successive speakers.

Parallel sessions: Oral presentations will consist of a 7 to 12 minutes talk followed by discussion and may differ between sessions. Detailed information has been given in the acceptance notifications.

Poster presentations

Posters must have portrait format and should not exceed 84 cm (width) x 118.9 cm (height) (A0).

Posters will be displayed during the whole conference. The venue has excellent facilities for poster displays and with the "poster pasta party" on Monday (30th September) as well as a poster session on Tuesday afternoon (1st October), you will have an excellent opportunity to present your research.

Abstract guidelines

Submitted contributions must be written in British English and must not exceed 300 words (excl. title, authors' names and affiliations).
Abstract guidelines for download (72 KB)
Contributions not in accordance with the guidelines are not accepted.

Please note: Submitted contributions can be presented at the conference and published in the conference proceedings only on receipt of full payment for conference fees.