Abstracts guidelines

Instructions for submission of abstracts


Participants are kindly invited to submit abstracts for either oral or poster presentation, dealing with the topic of the Symposium. The text should be written in English, 12 point type, Times New Roman type of letter, 1.5 space and should not exceed 300 words. Keep 1 inch margins and the text in single column. Do not use tabulation. Put title in capital letters, authors in bold and all authors’ complete affiliations on the top of the page. Author presenting the contribution must be underlined.


Please indicate if presenting author is below 35 years old (to be elegible for the awards to the best poster and oral communications).


There is space in the Symposium for some oral presentation that will be selected in accordance to the evaluation by the scientific committee and available slots in the program; the rest will be presented as posters.


Petitions for oral presentation: just mark ORAL PRESENTATION below the abstract.


Submission of abstracts will be open on the 1st of November 2018.


The deadline for submission of abstracts is the 25th of March 2019. Authors are encouraged to submit their abstracts before that date, through the Symposium website.


A reference number will be assigned to your abstract that you will receive with the acknowledgement of receipt. Please note that a maximum of two abstracts are allowed per registered delegate. Abstracts acceptances will be submitted in less than 1 week after the deadline.


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