Call for abstracts



Abstracts should emphasise original research, applications, and developments, and should be new contributions to the topics spedified in

All accepted abstracts will be published online and receive a citable doi (digital object identifier).


Abstract submission opens on: January 22nd, 2018
Abstract submission deadline: March 18, 2018
Notification of abstract acceptance: April 22, 2018
Deadline for submission of revised abstracts: May 22, 2018


Abstracts can only be submitted online via the following webpage:

(1) Create an account with “Frontiers” or login with your existing account
(2) Login to the meeting webpage:
(3) Start abstract submission by clicking the blue button in the center of the page
(4) Select the MEA 2018 event and select as “Abstract type” the word abstract
(5) Add all authors and their affiliations
(6) Abstract title: Character limit: 500
(7) Abstract body: 1000 word limit
(8) Select presentation type as either oral or poster. The Scientific Programme Committee will review all abstracts and make a decision
(9) Select the appropriate topic / session for your abstract
(10) Acknowledgments, keywords (5 are required !) and references should be entered in the corresponding fields
(11) Up to two figures can be uploaded (jpg or TIFF format)
(12) Preview your abstract before final submission


All submissions will be reviewed by the Scientific Programme Committee (SPC). Abstracts will not be published or visible online until accepted by the SPC. You will be informed about their decision on your abstract by April 22nd 2018: Revisions of the accepted abstract should be uploaded until May 22nd , 2018.