Call for papers/Abstract


Call for Abstract submission deadline: March 1st – June 20th 2016


Abstract acceptance letters sent:

Before May 31th for early bird.

Before June 30th for regular registration.

Base on availability of the program for late registrations

For all delegates requiring a fast response for acceptance of the abstract, please contact


Early Bird Registration closes: May 31th 2016

Regular RegistrationJune 1st – June 20th 2016

Late Registration: after June 20th 2016,

Travel support for students: Applications until May 25th 2016


Delegates are encouraged to give oral and poster presentations during the IAA 21st scientific program. Oral presentations will be 15 minutes total time including 3 minutes for discussion. There will be standard presentation equipment in place for PC format presentations (PowerPoint).

Posters will be placed in standard stands and will be available to delegates for the whole week at the exhibition area of the “Pabellon Villanueva” with exhibitors and coffee and lunch area.

Abstract for the presentations will follow standard IAA procedures. Presenters are asked to indicate either oral or poster preference but the organizers withhold the right to limit the number of oral presentations according to scientific program schedule requirements.

All abstracts (oral and poster) must include the following details:

  • Method of presentation (oral or poster)
  • Title of presentation
  • Name of author(s) – for oral presentations please underline the presenting author
  • Institution(s) of author(s), postal and e-mail address
  • Text in English (no more than 250 words)
  • Keywords (no more than 6 words)

Abstract format: Times New Roman (12 pt font size), line spacing double, alignment left

Please submit abstracts via the online registration.

All papers presented at IAA 21 will have the option to be submitted for publication in the international journal Freshwater Crayfish (the official journal of the IAA now published annually) and will be subjected to peer review process. The deadline for final submission of manuscripts for consideration and possible inclusion in Freshwater Crayfish will be announced in spring.