IFLA
WORLD
CONGRESS

28-30 september

2023

We call it:
Emergent Interaction

abstract guidelines

The deadline for submitting abstracts is 1st April 2023 at 12.00 hours (CET).

Presentation options

Oral presentation in break out session

15 minute presentation during a break out session. Presenters are required to present in person at chosen site (Stockholm/Nairobi/digital*) according to its acceptance and register to the same (Stockholm/Nairobi/digital*)

Poster presentation in exhibition

Posters will be displayed in an virtual exhibition during the conference. Poster may also be exhibited on chosen site (Stockholm or Nairobi). Poster presenters will have a time set in the programme where they are present in the exhibition for Q/A. Poster presenters are required to register for the conference to be included in the exhibition.

Round table discussion/workshop

Round table or workshop of format desired/described by author/s. Maximum length 45-60 minutes. Presenters are required to present in person at chosen site (Stockholm/Nairobi/digital*) according to its acceptance and register to the same (Stockholm/Nairobi/digital*).

* If you submit an abstract/poster for an online oral presentation, roundtable discussion/workshop or a poster for the online poster session, you also have to register for the conference, but you can choose the “Virtual Presenter” and pay a reduced price (link fees)

Guidelines

Scientific and practice abstracts:

  • Language: English
  • Theme (select one Leave no one behind, Act local, think global, Beyond borders)
  • Title:  max 10 words (sentence case)
  • Abstract: max 350 words. All abstract submissions should target one or more of the conference sub-themes and articulate the objectives, methods, results and conclusions/discussions.
  • Keywords: max 3 keywords of own choice
  • Author’s name, country, organization, email. The presenting author (not necessarily the first author) should be identified. A short biography should also be provided.
  • Presentation location: Nairobi, Stockholm or in a virtual session

Timeline

Submission deadline: 1 April, 2023

Acceptance notification: 1 June, 2023

Registration deadline**: 15 June, 2023

Final program notification: Early September, 2023

**If your abstract is accepted, registration for the conference is mandatory. If you are not able to attend physically, there is an option to attend virtually. The organizers reserve the right to remove any accepted abstract or project whose author does not register by the deadline.

Publishing

All accepted abstracts and projects will be published in the digital conference publication.

Contact/Help

For general matters about the congress:

info@ifla2023.com

For matters specific to the Swedish registration, program etc:

sweden@ifla2023.com

For matters specific to the Kenyan registration, program etc:

kenya@ifla2023.com

Contact

For enquiries, please contact:

info@ifla2023.com

sweden@ifla2023.com

kenya@ifla2023.com

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