Abstract Submission Guidelines

Abstracts can be submitted from March 1, 2013 on June 30, 2013.

Abstracts must be written in English.
Abstracts are to be submitted for poster presentation. Some distinguished papers will be selected to present at oral sessions. The participants that will receive scientific award have oral presentations.

Number of abstract submissions as the main author is limited to 1 (one) per author. However, this does not limit the submission as co-authors of the abstracts.

All submissions will be peer reviewed. The SMP makes the final decision on all submissions.

Abstracts that are accepted must be presented at the meeting by an author or their representative.

The abstracts will be published in the abstract book exactly as submitted.

The body of the abstract should not exceed 2,000 characters (including spaces) or 250 words in English.

Submitters accepted to present at the symposium are required to complete their registration within 10 days of notification of acceptance

The recommended maximum size for posters is 100 cm (width) x 120 cm (tall). Poster board backing will be provided.