Abstracts should be submitted in English before 27th of October 2008 by email to:symposium_DEB2009@ifremer.fr as .rtf files.
An abstract should not exceed one full page (600 words maximum or fewer if including one figure or table).
Please state your preference for an oral presentation or a poster.
After submitting, you will receive an email confirming reception of your abstract.
Final acceptance of abstracts will be sent on the 5th of January, 2009.
Each oral presentation will be alloted 20 minutes (15 min lecture + 5 min questions), including discussion and changeover to the next speaker.
Keynote presentations (invited speakers) will be allotted 45 minutes (35 min lecture + 10 min questions).
A permanent poster exhibition will be displayed in the hall of the conference building. Posters should be designed with a format of 95 (width) x 150 cm (height) so as to be compatible with the panels of the poster stands.