PhD and MSc students, as well as early-career researchers, are encouraged to participate with a presentation in a poster format (see the conference topics in Minisymposia). All posters will be grouped thematically in organized Poster Sessions. A Special Award (sponsored by CIM) will be attributed to the author(s) of the Best Poster.


The proposal (no more than 100 words) should include:

  • the author(s) – with affiliation(s) and email address(es);
  • the title of the poster;
  • a brief abstract;
  • name(s) and affiliation(s) of supervisor(s).
  • Poster boards will accommodate A0 size vertical posters: height 1189 mm (46.8 inches), width 841 mm (33.1 inches). 
  • Each participant is responsible for placing and removing their own poster. Materials to hang posters are available at the Reception Desk.
  • The posters will be displayed the whole week (September 4-8)  in Hall 02, where the coffee breaks take place.
  • The presentations are planned for Wednesday, September 6, Thursday, September 7, and Friday, September 8, during the coffee breaks, from 10:30 to 11:00.

A condition to participate in the competition is the personal presentation of the poster and to be a PhD/MSc student or an early-career researcher.

The winner will receive a special prize.  Moreover,  two honorable mentions will be awarded.  The award ceremony will take place on Friday, September 8, during the Closing Session of the conference.