Abstract submission is closed!


Please note that the acceptance of your abstract does not include congress registration. At least one author (the first or the presenting author) is therefore kindly asked to register for the congress.

Publication of Abstracts

Abstracts will be published in the print version of the final programme. You will receive a copy of the final programme along with your congress documents at the registration desk.

Important Information for Speaker

The time for your presentation will be 8 minutes. Please note that 3 minutes of your presentation time are designated for questions.

Speakers are asked to hand in their presentation at the media check at least 2 hours before the session. Those speakers presenting during the first time slot in the morning are asked to hand in their slides the day before. All rooms are equipped for the presentation of PowerPoint files (data projection 16:9).

Important Information for Poster Presenter

The Poster Area is located on the third floor, within the Industrial Exhibition. Posters shall be prepared in size DIN A0 (841 × 1189 mm), portrait format, in English language. Posters should be mounted on Thursday, 24 August 2017 by 09:00 latest and will remain accessible to all attendees until Saturday, 26 September 2017, 12:00.


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