Abstracts of the articles and posters to be presented at the Congress should be sent to the Congress Secretariatpaintistanbul@bosad.org.tr via e-mail in MS Word format by Monday, October 19, 2015. Abstracts should not exceed 300 words.
The Scientific Committee reserves the right to accept or reject presentations and to decide whether they should be oral or in the form of posters. The authors will be notified of the Committee’s decisions by Monday, November 2, 2015. Presentations must be non-commercial in their outlook; they must instead be focused on scientific and technological content. The use of trade names and trademarks must be avoided wherever possible. Abstracts and full papers must be written in English. Optionally Turkish translations can be included.
Kindly observe the following rules in writing the papers which will help us format the Congress Proceedings as uniformly as possible. Full papers should be written in MS Word, with text body 12 pt, headlines 14 pt, Times New Roman fonts, 1,5 line spacing, 3 cm margins on the sides and at the bottom of the page. Full papers should not exceed 8 A4 pages including the text, illustrations, graphs, pictures, tables and references.
Oral presentations during the Congress will be limited to 15 minutes with 5 minutes for Q&A. Poster presentations should be arranged to fit into an area of 70x90 cm and the text should be legible from a distance of 2-3 meters. In case the size of the attachment is too big and creates difficulties in delivering the mail, please contact the Secretariat for support. All accepted papers (oral or poster presentations) will be published in the Congress Proceedings and/or CD.