5th International Whale Shark Conference
Submissions must be made via this form, no email submissions will be accepted.
Call for abstracts open 1 September 2018. Abstract submission closes 30 November 2018.
Acceptance of abstracts expected by early February 2019. Delegates may register any time from 1 December 2018.
Abstracts must be no more than 300 words;
Abstracts must adhere to the following format: Background, Approach, Results, Conclusions; (
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Oral presentations will be given a 15 minute timeslot (12 mins presentation, 3 minutes for questions) so if you wish to explore your area of interest in more detail, we suggest electing to host or co-host a workshop on Day 4. Workshops can be any length (1hr up to ½ day).
Works-in-progress and current student projects can also be submitted;
Joint presentations are welcome;
Please provide a 100 word biography of yourself for the session chair to use as introduction;
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Title of Presentation
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