Registration fees

Those that register for the symposium can apply for oral presentation. The Scientific Committee will select up to 20 abstract submissions to present as short talks (8 minutes presentation + 2 minutes of Q & A). Undergraduate and postgraduate students are  specifically encouraged to submit an abstract for consideration for oral presentation.

Preparation and submission of abstracts

  • Abstracts should have a maximum of 500 words and only one graphical figure. For the text, it should be used 12-point Times New Roman Font (1.5 line spacing). Abstract title should appear in BOLD, in 12-point Times New Roman Font.

  • Please list the authors (forename followed by surname) and affiliations directly under the title using 1.5 line spacing. 

  • Underline the name of the presenting author.

  • Indicate each author's affiliation with a superscript numeral following the surname.

  • Abstracts must be clear, concise, and verified for correctness of spelling and grammar in advance of submission.

  • Each submitted abstract should only have one presenting author.

  • The presenter's last name should be shown as the document file name for your abstract.

  • Abstracts must be submitted in English and selected oral presentations must be given in English.

Abstracts should be submitted in PDF format by November 20th to

Abstract submission