TECHNART 2015 − Catania, April 27 - 30, 2015
Call for papers
Instruction for abstract submission
Oral and poster contributions are welcome on subjects within the scope of the conference.
Authors are requested to submit abstracts no later than 16 January 2015, according to the instructions below.
A template for preparing the abstract is available here.
Authors will be informed of the acceptance of their contribution and its presentation (oral or poster) by February 13, 2015.
Abstracts of all accepted contributions will be published in the Book of Abstracts that will be distributed to all participants during registration.
Only abstracts of registered people that have performed the payment of the fee by the 3 April 2015 will be included in the book of abstracts and in the final program of the Technart 2015.
Instructions for Abstracts
Go to the web address for the abstract submission at the URL:
If you do not have already an account, choose “sign up for an account” and follow the procedure to obtain an account, using the e-mail you will have received as confirmation of the creation of the account. Define an user ID and a password to access to the system of submission of abstracts.
Once you are logged to the site, to submit an abstract choose “New Submission”.
Complete the information related to every author of the paper, specifying at least one Corresponding Author. If the abstract has more than 3 authors, use the “Click here to add more authors” option.
Enter the Title and the Abstract in plain text in the reported form. This is only to help the system and the database, but the ABSTRACT MUST BE SUBMITTED AS PDF format according to this template. Please notice that abstract length must be limited to one A4 page as indicated in the template.
Enter at least 3 keywords, one per line.
Select topics relevant to the abstract submission (one or more from the reported list).
UPLOAD THE FILE WITH YOUR ABSTRACT as .pdf format.
Submit your abstract clicking the “Submit” button.
Once you have submitted one or more papers, you can access to your submission(s) through either the “overview” or “my submissions” menu. You can edit or add corrections or upload a new version of your abstract(s) before the abstract deadline.
Dead line for abstract submission is January 16, 2015.
Invited and Oral presentations
Contributed oral presentations will have a gross duration of 20 min that breaks down to 15 min for presentation and 5 min for discussion.
Invited oral presentations have a gross duration of 30 min that breaks down to 25 min for presentation and 5 min for discussion.
The lecture hall is equipped with a digital projector and a PC (MS Windows XP, Office 2007). It is recommended that you use Power Point.
Posters will be mounted on the day of the poster session. Poster panels are suitable for A0 size (90 cm in width and 120 cm in height).