Paper presentations: Oral presentations of 15 minutes organised into concurrent themed sessions. Presenters should aim for 12 minutes content, with up to 3 minutes for questions and discussion.
 
Paper Presentation in-Absentia
Those who cannot come to Goa but wish to present a paper in absentia are encouraged to submit their abstract by July 30, 2017. Papers presented in absentia are eligible to be included in the conference proceedings. A processing fee of US $150 (foreign) or Rs. 2500/-(Indian) should be paid for each paper submitted for presentation in absentia. Abstracts of papers will be printed in the program bulletin and the author who registers in absentia will be sent the conference CD and the conference bulletin by November 15, 2017.
 
For registering paper in absentia, click here: Registration form
 
Poster presentations: With a visually stimulating and clearly presented a visual poster to convey the key points, the poster sessions enable direct interaction between presenters and congress delegates. Posters will be grouped according to a theme.
Poster Competitions
Student Poster Competition is organized to encourage students and recent graduates to present their original research aims at setting a platform for all the budding scientists and researchers to present their real-time work and share their views and aspects related to the theme of the conference.  Winners work will be published in forthcoming SMPIJ