Call for Abstracts

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December 2015   First Call for Abstracts

December 2015   Online Abstract Submission Open

15 January 2016   Second Call for Abstracts

31 January 2016   Online Registration Open

31 May 2016           Abstract Submission deadline (Only for Poster)

After 15 June 2016          Notification of Abstract Acceptance (Only for Poster)

31 May 2016     Early Bird Registration Deadline

Delegates are invited to submit an abstract for either an oral and/or poster presentation under one of the sub-themes from December 2015.

Your abstract must reach the Convention Secretariat on or before 31 March 2016.

The preferred option is to submit your abstract via this website where you will be guided through the online submission process. If you are unable to make an online submission, please contact the Convention Secretariat for further information.

Abstracts will be limited to 3.200 characters (please note that different criteria will apply to invited session abstracts).

All abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee.

If requested by you, we will confirm via email that your abstract has been received. If you do not receive this email within 24 hours of submitting your abstract please contact the Convention Organiser immediately.

Submitting authors will be informed whether their abstract has been accepted after 15 June 2016.

Please note that all presenters of abstracts will be expected to register for the Convention by 31 May 2016 (early bird registration deadline) or their abstract will be withdrawn.

Amendments to your abstracts cannot be made online once submission is complete. Please ensure you check you submission thoroughly before completing.