Call for abstracts

Deadline for receipt of Abstracts: 1st of July 2012. Abstracts without paid registration will not be included in the Abstract book

Abstract Submission: Abstracts from lectures, oral and poster presentations can be submitted from 15th of March 2012 by e-mail to

You should receive notification of acceptance together with details about acceptance of oral presentations, and for preparation of posters.

For submission of abstracts via the website, please use the template and send it as a word.doc file. You will need to complete:

  • Abstract title: capitalize the first letter and proper nouns only. The title (including spaces) cannot be longer than 195 characters. Do NOT type a full stop (.) at the end of the title.
  • Name (and surname) of author and co-authors, address (Department and institution name, city and country of authors) and e-mail of the presenting author to whom correspondence will be sent.
  • Topic: choose one of the 3 abstract session topics.
  • Text of the abstract: should include aims, methods used and summary of results in sufficient detail to support the conclusions. The text must not be longer than 300 words (follow the instructions on the template).

Poster Presentations: Posters will be displayed throughout the congress. Authors will be requested to be at their posters during the sessions. The size of posters should not exceed 90 cm (Width) and 110 cm (Length).

Oral Presentations will be selected from WORKING GROUP ORGANIZERS previously. PowerPoint PC projectors will be available in the conference hall. A computer room with a wireless e-mail access will be available throughout the Conference