Please note that abstracts should not contain more than a maximum of 2,500 characters (without spaces and author data). In order to meet this requirement, we kindly propose that abstracts should be prepared in MS Word and copied into the abstract submission system afterwards. If your abstract contains tables or images, they can be submitted in .gif or .jpg format. Please note that you are only allowed to submit two images for your abstract not larger than 500KB each.
Structure of the abstract The abstract must be submitted in English. In addition, the following structure of the abstract must be strictly adhered to in order to be admitted for reviewing: 1. Introduction 2. Objectives 3. Patients & Methods or Materials & Methods 4. Results 5. Conclusion
Acceptance of abstract The scientific committee will review the abstracts and notify the authors by by February 2017 once the presentation form (oral/e-poster/virtual e-poster) has been determined.
The presenting author must be a registered participant. Please note that the presenting author is not automatically registered by submitting an abstract. Registration is obligatory and binding and implies payment of the registration fee. For registration, please click here.
The registration fee (early bird fee) for the presenting author must be paid by 10 March 2017 (early bird deadline). Otherwise, the related and accepted abstract will not be published!
Step-by-step to your abstract submission
Please create your own account under "Author sign up". You will then receive an e-mail containing your access key. Please check your spam folder if you don’t receive an e-mail within 60 minutes and contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please login with your access key and your e-mail. Click "Abstract Submission" and follow the indicated steps.
After your successful abstract submission you will receive an e-mail confirmation. Please also check your spam folder here.
You may login at any time to submit more abstracts or to make changes to abstracts already submitted until the abstract submission deadline expires.