Abstract submission

    Deadline to submit your abstract extended: 12th April

Scientists from academia and industry are invited to submit abstracts describing original research in one of the conference scientific topics:

  • Biobased polymers
  • Biocatalysis and recombinant protein production
  • Bioeconomy
  • Biofuels and bioenergy
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biopolymers and plastics
  • Biosensors
  • Environmental biotechnology
  • Feeding the future
  • General biotechnology
  • Genomics and genome editing
  • Health
  • Industrial biotechnology; biochemical engineering
  • Marine biotechnology
  • Mastering heterogeneity in microbial biotechnology
  • Medical and pharmaceutical biotechnology
  • Metabolic engineering
  • Modelling and computational design
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Plant and agricultural biotechnology
  • Synthetic biology
  • Systems biology
  • Vaccines, antibiotics and new antimicrobials
  • Water treatment, biodegradation and recycling

The Scientific Committee will evaluate the abstracts and invite the authors to present:

  • short oral presentation in the main programme, or
  • flash poster presentation in the main programme (one-minute video presentation), or
  • poster presentation in the virtual poster gallery.

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Guidelines and instructions

Please use the abstract form to prepare your submission:

  1. 1. Complete the registration form and pay the registration fees.
  2. Follow the link to the abstract submission form.
  3. Login by using the username and password employed at the registration form.
  4. Follow the instructions and submit your abstract.

The abstract title should be less than 160 characters and must not be written in capital letters. Non-standard abbreviations should be avoided in titles, but may be used in the text if they are defined at first usage. The abstract should include the name of the presenting author underlined and affiliations of all authors. The body of the abstract should not exceed 1600 characters including footnotes. Standard abbreviations and SI units must be used. Please ensure that your abstract does not include tables, charts, or figures.

The Scientific Committee will select the type of contribution (short oral presentation, flash poster presentation or virtual poster) based on the review of abstracts. Authors will receive abstract acceptance notifications with guidelines on how to upload oral, flash poster and poster presentations by 16 April. . 

Important Submitting an abstract for presentation does not constitute registration for the conference. Abstract presenters must register to attend the conference by following the instructions for registration. The Scientific Committee will evaluate the abstract only if the registration fees have been paid by the author.


You can submit one abstract. If you need to edit the abstract you already submitted, modifications will not be accepted after the abstract submission deadline.

The corresponding author will receive an e-mail confirming the successful submission of the abstract. All abstracts will be evaluated by the Scientific Committee and you will be notified about acceptance of your abstract by email.

Abstracts should be checked for accuracy prior to submission. Once the abstract has been submitted, changes, corrections or rewording will be possible until the abstract deadline. After this date changes will not be possible. The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the content of the abstract before submission. Abstract submission does not constitute registration for the conference. Abstract presenters must register to attend the conference by following the instructions for registration.


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