The abstract must be divided into the following sections:

Objective, Methods, Result(s), Conclusions

The abstract cannot be longer than 2500 characters including spaces, and must be plain text: it is not possible to include tables and images, but you may insert data in the text of the abstract.

Each person is allowed to submit a maximum of two abstracts on the congress’ topics as presenting author: one oral presentation and one poster or, alternatively, two posters. There is no limit to the number of abstracts submitted as co-author.

Abstracts can only be submitted using the online form. Abstracts submitted via email or fax are automatically discarded.

Once submitted and accepted, abstract cannot be modified in any of its parts (authors, content and title).


The size of the posters should be in 70 cm width and 90 cm height.
Use large text (your text should be at least 18-24 pt; headings 30-60 pt; title >72pt. 
Posters should have the following information. 

Title (with authors and affiliations)
Introduction / Objectives / Aims
Contact information

Posters should stimulate discussion, do not give a long presentation. Therefore, keep text to a minimum, emphasize graphics, and make sure every item in your poster is necessary.

Good quality of the ink is to be used to print the poster.

No computers or extra aids may be used during a poster presentation.

Poster should be placed at the allotted places 2 hours prior to the poster session and can be removed at the end of the day.

Keep your poster presentation to 15 minutes per visitor/judge (10 min discussion & 5 min query session).

Each poster can be presented by maximum 2 presenters during the poster evaluation.