Green Deal Biotechnology; circular bioeconomy, Nanotechnology, Biorecovery, Wastewater, Biochar, Bioelectrochemistry, Bioproduction

Abstract guidelines and instructions

Submit your abstract by 15 October 2023
Scientists from academia and industry are invited to submit abstracts describing original research in one of the conference scientific topics:

  • Fate of antibiotic resistant bacteria and genes in the environment
  • Antimicrobial resistance control approach
  • Advanced technologies for antibiotics removal
  • Nanomaterials in environmental biotechnology
  • Environmental sensing
  • Nanoparticles and plant growth interactions
  • Nanoparticles and soil microbes interactions
  • Toxicity and environmental risk of nanotechnology
  • Microbial fuel cells (MFCs) for wastewater treatment
  • Water desalination/water recovery with MFCs
  • Energy and nutrient recovery with MFCs
  • Hydrogen production with MECs
  • Other MEC and MFC technologies
  • Marine technology
  • Products from marine resources
  • Recycling of waste
  • Utilization of agricultural and food waste
  • Biorecovery of valuable trace chemicals
  • From wastewater to valuable products
  • Nutrient, water, energy recovery
  • Novel biobased value chains
  • Biochar based technologies for sustainable organic farming
  • Biochar based sorbents in wastewater and other treatment
  • Advanced bioremediation techniques
  • Advanced biotechnologies and hybrid processes for wastewater treatment
  • Aerobic granular sludge technologies
  • Nature-based technologies
  • Small and decentralised biological treatment systems

  • 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, or
  • poster presentation

  • Poster presentation: The recommended poster size is 72x98cm. Pins will be provided to fix the posters and your poster number will be listed in the program and displayed on the poster board. Presenters are requested to print and bring their posters along them as there will be no poster printing service provided by the conference organizers. The author should be at the poster during the respective poster session to answer questions from attendees.

    At least one guarantee slot for an oral presentation, if 3 or more members from the same organisation register. For more details please contact [email protected]

    Please note that the conference abstract book will be only available in an electronic format. Save paper, save trees!


    Please use the abstract form to prepare your submission:

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

    *If you cannot complete the payment before submitting an abstract, please contcat [email protected]

    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 1,600 characters including footnotes. Standard abbreviations and SI units must be used. Please ensure that your abstract does not include tables, charts, or figures.

    Please note that the system does not allow to attach a pdf file. You will need to type in or paste the body of your abstract to the submission form

    The Scientific Committee will select the type of contribution (short oral presentation or poster presentation) based on the review of abstracts. Authors will receive abstract acceptance notifications by 15 October 2023.

    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.

    Posters must be brought to the meeting by the presenting author and should not be mailed in advance. At the top of a poster, please provide the title of the paper, names of the authors and their affiliations, all in bold lettering of about 2.5 to 3 cm size. Artwork and lettering should be large and clear enough so that the poster is readable from a distance of 1.5 m.