Student talks

Guideline for Abstract Submission

Registration: Please indicate your interest in giving a student talk in the registration form by 15 July 2019.

  • Abstract submission: Please use the provided abstract template.
  • Please submit the abstract via Email to phd-symposium[at] by 15 July 2019.
  • The abstract of your talk should be original and, in the widest sense, fit with our conference theme: Challenges for Global Food Security.
  • The abstract must be written in English.
  • The maximum number of words is 300.
  • The abstract should not contain text boxes, comments and images.
  • The file of the abstract should be either .pdf, .doc or .docx.
  • The file name should be Abstract_Lastname_Firstname (e.g. Abstract_Doe_Jane.docx).

Student talks will be selected based on the submitted abstracts. We will notify you by 2 August 2019. 

Download here the abstract template!


Guideline for Student Talks

  • Student talk slots are 10 minutes.
  • Your talk should be no more than 8 minutes to allow for 2 minutes discussion.
  • Think about how to present your work in the context of the conference theme.


The best two student talks will be awarded a prize!