Call for abstracts

Call for abstracts



The organizing committee invites professionals and students to submit abstracts for presentations in the following themes:

  • Behaviour
  • Physiology
  • Population Dynamics
  • Movement
  • Speciation
  • Genetics & Genomics
  • Life History
  • Climate Change

Submission guidelines

  • Abstracts can be submitted for either a poster or talk.
  • Abstract submissions should be in English. However, we do not recommend translating institutional affiliations and addresses into English.
  • Abstracts should be limited to a maximum of 300 words.
  • All authors of the presented work should be listed in the order you would like them to appear in the conference materials.
  • Oral presenters will each have 20 minutes for the presentation. 17 minutes for the talk plus 3 minutes at the end for questions.
  • Contributed talks will be organized into sessions based on one of the eight session themes. Please indicate the theme that most closely relates to your presentation.
  • As the presenting author, you must register for the conference by September 25, 2017 in order for your presentation to be included in the program.

Abstract submission and evaluation

Abstracts may be submitted through sending an email to Stefan Vriend. The email should at least contain your name, the type of presentation (Talk or Poster) and the related theme (see list above).

Notification on acceptance or rejection of abstracts will happen within approximately 10 days after the registration deadline of September 25, 2017. All applicants will be informed after the decision.


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Time and place
October 30 - November 2, 2017
Scandic Lerkendal, Trondheim, Norway


For further information on the conference, please contact Stefan Vriend.

For further information on the satellite meeting, please contact Alina Niskanen.


Organized by
Centre for biodiversity dynamics Norwegian University of Science and Technology