Abstract submission is closed.
Abstracts will be published in the conference digital proceedings and given to all conference attendees.
Abstracts may be submitted for the following presentation types:
Lightning Lecture (2min short oral presentation plus poster).
Final decisions on the type of presentation offered will rest with the Programming Committee and their decision will be final.
All abstracts must be submitted via the website online by 5.00pm AEST 31 August 2017. Note: The deadline for submissions will NOT BE EXTENDED. Please plan your timetable for preparation and submission carefully.
Terms and conditions
It is a condition of acceptance of the abstract that at least the presenting author must register to attend the Conference and present the paper either orally or participate within the dedicated poster sessions. Abstracts submitted before payment of registration are eligible for an offer of acceptance but final acceptance (and publication as a conference abstract) requires registration and payment by the deadline of 31 October 2017. All presenting authors must attend at least the full day of their presentation. Submission of abstracts implies the author’s agreement to publish the abstract in all Conference publications including the website.
Acceptance of abstracts does not imply any payment from the Conference Committee. Authors must arrange and pay their own accommodation, travel etc. to attend the Conference. Acceptance or otherwise is at the discretion of the Conference Program Committee whose decision is final.