Global Marine Science Summit

Marine Science Summit

Abstract Submission

UNCW Global Marine Science Summit welcomes the submission of abstracts for oral and poster presentations. A limited number of oral presentations will be selected due to time constraints.

Abstracts must be submitted electronically by October 1 using the guidelines below. You must also complete the Presentation section of the Registration Form, indicating your preferred presentation format (oral, poster, or oral and poster). Abstracts received after October 1 may not be eligible for inclusion in the program. 

  • Speakers selected to give an oral presentation will be allowed 12 minutes to present and 3 minutes for Q&A. Presentations must be prepared in MS PowerPoint.
  • Posters should be no more than 36 inches high (91 cm) and 48 inches wide (122 cm).

Format Guidelines

  • All text should be formatted as: Times New Roman, 12 pt., bold, and left-aligned
  • TITLE: Capitalized, genus/species italicized
  • AUTHORS: List all authors; presenting author's name should be listed first and followed by an asterisk
  • INSTITUTION: Name of presenting author's institution, address of institution, and presenter's email address with hyperlink
  • ABSTRACT TEXT: All abstracts must be in English; 300 word limit