Instructions & Guidelines

Abstract Structure

1. Abstract should be written only in English.

2. The acceptable word limit for each abstract should not exceed 500 words.

3. Please click here to download the abstract template

4. We encourage you to send an informative abstract (complete abstract) which is a compendious summary of your paper.

5. You can submit your abstract via >Link

6. You will receive an acknowledgement mail upon your submission

7. Decision on the acceptance of your abstract will be intimated within 48hrs of submission


Abstract Structure

Once you have prepared your abstract according to the above-mentioned guidelines,

Submit your abstract via online Submission or Email your abstract to info@icese.com

After submission, you will receive an acknowledgment of the receipt of your abstract via an email, within three working days.

If you do not hear back from us, Please feel free to write to us immediately at info@icese.com


Abstract Rights Transfer to ICREGT

When authors submit abstracts via the linked abstract submission site below, it is understood that the authors have resolved all intellectual property rights issues and have transferred their abstract rights to BioLeagues. The abstracts will be kept confidential until they have been accepted and placed in the conference program. After the conference, abstracts may be published both online and in print, or be in an accessible format.

Download Full Paper Template

Full paper Submission Guidelines

Each Paper has to be broken down into the following three sections when you submit :


Full paper format

Background, Motivation and Objective

Statement of Contribution/Methods

Results, Discussions and Conclusions

Total number of pages must be 6-8 in double column format

In addition, the total number of characters excluding spaces, Title, Author Names, and Affiliations

Oral presentation guidelines

If you have been accepted into the program as an oral presenter please ensure that you download the Oral presentation guidelines here.

It is recommended that oral presenters use the official ICREGT PowerPoint presentation template which can be downloaded here.


PRESENTATION DETAILS

1. There are varying presentation lengths depending on the type of session you are presenting in within the program. The common presentation length is 8 minutes/paper and 2 minutes for clarifying queries.

2. Presentations should be prepared in the widescreen format with a ratio of 16:9.

3. It is recommended that you use the official ICREGT 2020 PowerPoint presentation template which can be downloaded here.

4. Images, Figures, Video, and Audio will be preferred more over Text in PPT.

5.Invited speakers have 20 minutes in total, and they should plan to speak for about 15 min, leaving 5 min. for questions.

6. There is NO EXCUSE for exceeding your allotted time. It is a discourtesy to your audience, the Session Chair and the other speakers to take up more than your allotted time. The Session Chairs are instructed to adhere to the printed schedule for the session. With parallel sessions this is critical to the overall success of the conference.

7. We focus on knowledge sharing based on video, image and graphical presentations, which is why it is best if you synchronize your slides with your presentation to facilitate better understanding.


LOADING YOUR PRESENTATION

All presentations will be networked to the presentation rooms; therefore it is imperative that you ensure your presentation be loaded 30 minutes before your session begins as per the scientific agenda. This is because ICESE believes in using one’s time effectively or productively.

It will not be possible to use your own laptop or USB for your presentation.

1. Speakers should bring their presentation saved on a USB stick.

2. Please ensure that your presentation is saved using the following naming convention: Day_Topic_Time_Your Name e.g. Thu_Neuroscience_10.30_Dhoni.

3. Fonts. Please ensure that you bring a copy of any unusual fonts that you may require.

4. 3rd Party Software. Bring a copy of any industry specific software that you may require.

5. We suggest that the presenting author bring his/her own Laptop and a USB drive with presentation materials as backup.

6. If you have movies or sound files in the PowerPoint presentation please embed these within your PowerPoint.

7. Please also bring a copy of the sound or movie files on a USB in case they are lost on different versions of PowerPoint or have become corrupt during transit.

8. Advise the speaker’s preparation, so that you can move files immediately upon your arrival at the …….(Conference Venue)……, so that the integrity of the files can be checked on the scientific sessions network well ahead of your session.

9. Ensure that you have the correct AVI codecs saved with the video/audio file presentation. If you have any questions please contact info@icese.com

10. In addition to the default “.pptx” file format, we suggest that you also save a copy of your presentations in the ``.ppsx” (PowerPoint Show) format (the ``.ppsx” version may also include some of the special fonts that you may require in your presentations). We also suggest that you to save your presentations into a “.pdf” format file.