Contact us:
Symposium secretariat
KU Leuven
Technology Campus Ghent
Gebroeders De Smetstraat 1
9000 Ghent (Belgium)
Tel: +32 (0)9 265 87 09
Fax +32 (0)9 265 87 24

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Technical Exhibition
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We invite scientists and PhD/post-doc students to consider presenting a paper or poster to attend the symposium at a reduced registration fee.


Proposals must be submitted by
December 15th 2017 for poster contributions. Proposals will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee and a notification email will be sent by January 2018.

For oral presentations the abstract submission is closed.

For abstract submission, please complete the form (click to download) according to the specified guidelines and send it to

Important note!
The background, scope and innovative aspect of your research as well as methodologies applied and the presence of a sufficient amount of valuable and new experimental data, which are clearly stated, are important criteria in order to be eligible for an oral or poster presentation.

After notification, the presenting authors of approved abstracts will receive an email with the guidelines for oral or poster presentation.