Call for Abstracts

 

Submission Deadline Oral Presentations: January 15, 2019

 

Abstracts dealing with the following topics can be submitted: 

 


Abstract Topics: 

  • Biobased materials
  • Bioactive compounds from biomass
  • Biocatalysis for bioresource transformation
  • Bioenergy
  • Bioenergy, advanced biofuels, renewable fuels and future mobility in Horizon 2020
  • Biomass fractionation
  • Biorefineries
  • Chemical platform molecules
  • CO2 utilisation
  • Downstream processing
  • Metabolic engineering of cell factories
  • Micro and macro algae technology
  • Nutrient recycling: Biofertiliser production
  • Pretreatment and transformation of lignocellulosics
  • Sustainability & the circular economy
  • Thermochemical transformations of biomass
  • Valorisation of biomass waste streams

 

Instructions for Authors:  

  • Abstracts must be written in English not exceeding 400 words and must be submitted via the online submission platform as a Word file (.doc or .docx)
  • Use font Arial, 10 characters per inch (font size 10)
  • Type title in sentence case in bold without a full stop at the end
  • Type authors in bold. The presenting author must be underlined, type first name followed by family name, the names of the co-authors must start with the initials followed by the family names (Pieter Paul Rubens, J. Van Eyck, P. Brueghel, etc...)
  • Type affiliation(s) in bold underneath the authors: University/Institute, Dept., City, Country (do not mention street addresses, PO boxes or zip codes). When there are multiple affiliations number them as follows and use the semi-colon between the multiple affiliations:
    1Dept. A, University A, City, Country; 2Dept. B, Institution B, City, Country; 3Dept. C, University C, City, Country
  • Add the email address of the presenting author in bold in italics
  • Use single spacing and type the text unjustified without hyphenating words at line breaks. Use hard returns only to end headings and paragraphs, not to rearrange lines.

 

Download the RRB-15 abstract template here.


Submission Instructions:

 Abstracts must be submitted as a Word file via the online submission form (see link below).

  • Click on the link below to start
  •  Fill out your personal data and go through the submission procedure 
When uploading your abstract(s) you can either:
  • ‘Save and Continue Later’: in this case you can revise your abstract at a later stage (access with your login details)
  • ‘Save and Submit’: in this case your abstract submission is final and your abstract can no longer be revised.
  • You can submit several abstracts at the same time, but you can also upload several abstracts at a different point in time.

Your abstract(s) is/are only uploaded successfully when you receive an automatic reply confirming your submission(s).

Important: the uploaded Word file(s) must contain: Title, authors & affiliations and the actual abstract.
 
The deadline for submitting abstracts for ORAL presentation is January 15, 2019.
 

Important Notes:

 

 When submitting an abstract for ORAL presentation, submitting authors should bear in mind that: 

  • presenters are NOT exempted from paying the registration fee
  • a notification email will be sent by February 15, 2019
  • the presenting author must register online by March 1, 2019
  • the abstract of the oral presentation will only be published in the Program & Abstract Book, when the presenting author is registered by March 1, 2019    

 

Submit your abstract here