Call for Abstracts


AORTIC 2017 will be an excellent opportunity to present and discuss your research in a multidisciplinary forum of cancer experts. You are invited to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation; You are invited to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation; download the abstract specifications in ENGLISH and FRENCH.

Abstract submissions for AORTIC 2017 were accepted from 15 February 2017. The deadline for submission was 28 April 2017 and applicants and authors will be notified of the outcome in mid-June 2017.

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Carefully check your details and abstract, as it will be published “as is” with no further editing by the Programme Secretariat of Committee. If you would like to make any changes, follow the instructions in your abstract confirmation email. Changes to abstracts are permitted until 28 April.

Accepted abstracts

The AORTIC 2017 programme will comprise a mix of plenary sessions, hot topics, technical sessions, round tables, solution sessions, workshops, posters, and focus groups.

An accepted abstract will be presented orally or as a poster. Oral abstracts will be grouped by topic and presented in the Free Communication of Abstracts sessions. Presenters will have eight minutes for presentation followed by two minutes for discussion.

Authors chosen for a poster session will be given two days to display their poster, with a dedicated poster session.

While effort will be made to accommodate author’s preference in presentation format (oral or poster), the final decision will rest with the Scientific Programme Committee.

Successful presenting authors must register by 30 June 2017 or they will forfeit their place in the programme.

All accepted abstracts will be published in the electronic conference proceedings under the submitting author’s name.

Important dates

  • Call for Abstractions open: 15 February
  • Call for Abstractions close: 28 April
  • Authors notified: mid-June
  • Registration deadline for all accepted presenting authors: 30 June