The deadline for Abstract Submission
expired on March 15, 2001.
Download the Abstract Template and prepare the abstract
with your favourite word processor following the instructions you will
find in the form.
- Download the detailed instructions on how to prepare the Abstract
file in one of the following formats:
- Download the Abstract file templates in one of the following formats:
When the abstract is ready, convert it in a format suitable
Accepted formats are PDF
and PostScript. If you don't have Acrobat
software to convert your document to PDF you can print it to a file
using a Postscript printer. The document will be converted automatically
to a Postscript file. Then select the Abstract
Submission Form link.
The screen will contain a blank template for entering
abstract title, author information and other data needed. MANDATORY
fields are marked with an asterisk (*).
The conference program includes INVITED ORAL sessions
and CONTRIBUTED POSTER sessions (NO contributed oral sessions).
Please indicate in the submission form which kind of presentation this
abstract refers to by selecting ORAL or POSTER.
Please specify if you want to submit a request for financial
support by selecting the associated check box and specifying the State
or Region you are coming from. Details about financial support, including
the conditions for eligibility, can be found here.
A prize will be assigned to the three best posters submitted
by young scientists. Details of the prize, including the conditions
for eligibility can be found here.
After completing all MANDATORY (and OPTIONAL) sections
of the template, click "SUBMIT".
Note: if you leave the page before clicking the "Submit" button,
the information you inserted will be lost.
If the abstract form is free of errors, the next screen
titled "Abstract Submitted" will display the acknowledgment that your
abstract has been accepted into the database together with an "Abstract
Submission Number". If the abstract form contains errors, an error message
is displayed. The same information will also be e-mailed at the address
you provided in the form.
The abstract submitted in Postscript will be converted
periodically into PDF by the system.
YOU CAN MAKE CHANGES BEFORE THE
DEADLINE by using the Web address specified in the "Abstract
Submitted" page (and in the Abstract Submitted e-mail), your "Abstract
Submission Number" and the password. Please, before resubmitting attach
the file with the abstract even if you only made changes to your personal
data. If you wish, you can also view a previously submitted abstract
if it has been already converted in PDF.
For any problem or information, please contact