Abstract submission

Abstract submission is now open!

We welcome the submission of abstracts for posters at this symposium, which will be evaluated by the steering committee. Ample time will be given during the symposium for authors to discuss their work on research related to the theme of the symposium. Please note, your poster should focus on risk assessment and management in marine systems. Accepted posters will be displayed in the poster area.

Deadline for abstract submission is 25 October at 23:59 CET.

Please keep the following in mind before submitting your abstract:

  • Only abstract submitted online will be accepted. An automatic confirmation e-mail will be sent to you within 24 hours after submission.
  • Your abstract should have the following format:
    • Abstract title: max 200 characters (with spaces), not in all caps (should read as a normal sentence);
    • Abstract text: max 2000 characters (with spaces);
    • Keywords: max 4;
    • (Co-)authors: name & affiliation.
  • In case you are selected to give a poster presentation, your abstract will be published in the programme & abstract book that will be distributed at the symposium among all attendants. By submitting your abstract, you give SETAC Europe permission to publish it.
  • All authors will be notified of acceptance/rejection of their abstract by Friday 6 September. Please note that the number of participants for this symposium is limited to 125 on a first-come, first-served basis, and that the symposium might be sold out before you receive the notification about your poster abstract. Register quickly!
  • Note that acceptance of your abstract and invitation to present at the meeting does NOT include a free registration nor any other financial compensation.

To submit your abstract:

  • go to: meetings.setac.org
  • login with your SETAC username and password
  • choose meeting ‘SETAC Europe 9th Special Science Symposium
  • choose module ‘Abstract/Submission’

If you have any questions on your abstract, please e-mail Roel Evens.