Call for Abstracts
Registration Form

The Scientific Committee welcomes the submission of abstracts for poster presentation at the 3rd ELA Scientific Congress



  • Abstracts must be submitted online and only in English.
  • Abstracts must be 300 words or less (excluding title and authors).
  • The presenting author will be considered as the contact author.
  • Abstracts should clearly address the following points: background, objectives, methods, results, and conclusions. Also, acknowledge source of funding.
  • Do not include abbreviations in the title. Standard abbreviations may be used in the abstract body without definition. Nonstandard abbreviations must be defined the first time they appear in the abstract body.
  • Do not use Greek letters and symbols.
  • Tables, figures, and references are not allowed.
  • Since the abstract will be published as submitted, proof-read your abstract to make sure it is accurate.
  • Presenting authors must register and attend the congress. Otherwise, the corresponding abstract(s) will be withdrawn.
  • Poster presenters must be available and stand by their posters during the assigned poster sessions.
  • Abstract submission will be confirmed to the presenting author by e-mail. If you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within 2 weeks of submission, please contact us.
  • The deadline for withdrawal of abstracts is April 30th, 2015.
  • Corrections to abstracts already submitted are accepted until April 30th, 2015. Contact us if you are in this case.
  • Abstracts will be published in the congress proceedings.



The poster-board surface area is 1,5 meter high and 1 meter wide. Posters should clearly describe in English the following points: background, objectives, methods, results, and conclusions, source of funding


Three prizes (500 €, 400 € and 300 €) will be awarded to postdoctoral fellows and/or Ph.D. students for best poster presentations. Awardees will be presented their prizes during the closing ceremony of the congress.


  • Please check if you have a disability that requires special accommodations

ABSTRACT INFORMATION (All fields required)

If you have difficulties in submitting your abstracts or questions regarding abstract submission, contact us. Include the name of the presenting author and poster number (if received) in your correspondence.ons. Banquet attendance allowed when accompanying a professional registered for it.