Abstract of not more than 250 words should be submitted for oral or poster presentation and written in English. It should include the Title of the paper (upper case, 14 font size), authors’ name, affiliations and e-mail address and typed using MS word, single-spaced, Times New Roman font (12 font size) and left justified. All abstracts will be received through e-mail attachments only by 15th July 2011 to the conference Secretary so that it can be included in the abstract book. Only abstracts of registered authors will be printed. The full paper(s), not exceeding 8 pages of accepted abstracts shall need to be submitted during or immediately after the conference to be considered for publication in the special issue of The South Pacific Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences (open access journal on CSIRO Publishing, Australia) after standard peer review process.
Authors of posters should consider the following instructions for setting up their materials:
● The maximum recommended poster size is 1189mm x 841mm or A0 portrait/landscape.
● Illustrative materials in your poster should be bold enough to be read by the audience. Also, turn your idea into a succinct message that is attractive, self-explanatory and eye catching. Make it easy for the audience to interact with you!
● Proper mounting items (pins) will be provided at the site.
● Two best posters on any of the listed theme will be awarded cash prize of $100 and $50.
Poster abstracts should be sent to the conference secretary by 15th July 2011 through e-mail.