Abstract submission

Please submit your abstract for a poster presentation at PAM 2017 - the deadline for poster presentations is 25 August 2017.


Please note that all abstract submitters for PAM 2017 have the possibility to have their paper published in a FEMSEC thematic issue on Polar and Alpine Microbiology.

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A. General conditions

  • Abstracts are required for all oral presentations and posters.
  • Abstracts must be submitted before 1 April 2017 (23:59 GMT)
  • Abstracts must be submitted in English
  • Accepted abstracts will be published in the programme/abstract book
  • Withdrawal of abstracts can only be accepted if notified in writing and subsequently confirmed by the PAM 2017 Secretariat.  It is only possible to withdraw an abstract until 14 days after notification of acceptance.
  • Presenting author and registration
  • The presenting author must register as an active participant at the conference at the latest 14 days after acceptance of an abstract.
  • PAM 2017 reserves the right to exclude any abstract that is not followed by a participant registration at the latest 14 days after notification of acceptance.

C. Contents of your abstract

  • The abstract word limit is max. 600 words.
  • Names (initials and family name) and affilliation addresses of all authors

D. Reviewing

  • The scientific committee will review the abstract.
  • Notification of acceptance or rejection of the abstract will be sent to all authors by ultimo May 2017
  • It is the responsibility of all investigators that all studies are performed with respect to national legislation, international legislation and ethical guidelines both with regards to humans and animals. The PAM 2017 Scientific Committee reserves the right to reject any submitted abstract that is believed to violate these principles.
  • Please verify that your email address (submitter and presenting author) is correct as it will be used for contacting you after the review process.

For all enquiries regarding abstracts and speakers, please contact the PAM 2017 conference secretariat at info@cap-partner.eu