Information on submission


Proposals for symposia (4-5 contributions) are accepted until March 12, 2017. The cover abstract has to be submitted by the chair of the symposium. All other participants submit an abstract of their contribution. Abstracts can be in German or English (please look for coherence within one symposium). The language of contribution is also the language of presentation.
You will be informed about the acceptance of symposia by March 19, 2017.


Poster contributions can be submitted until April 2, 2017. Please note: Poster contributions also require the submission of an abstract. The poster format is a vertical DIN A0. Further details will be communicated.
You will be informed about the acceptance of posters by April 16, 2017.
Please note: Young scientists do have the opportunity to sumbit their poster abstract also for the young scientists’ »Posterblitz«. Please note that on order to be eligible as young scientist, your dissertation may not be more than eight years old. Further information can be found here.


Abstracts should not exceed 250 words. Abstracts may be in German or in English (according to the language of presentation). When submitting your abstract in English, you should also prepare your talk in English. Please indicate keywords on the subject area, methodology and the examined target group when submitting an abstract,.

Please note

Submissions will only then be incorporated into our conference program, if the first author has already enrolled for the conference and has paid the registration fee. If you want to register as a conference participant (early bird discount until April 22, 2017), please go to registration (here you will find both links for registration and abstract submission).

Please remember to book accommodation earliest possible. Due to the long weekend over Corpus Christi, great demand for rooms has to be expected. Further information on accommodation can be found here.