Abstract submission instructions

Papers (both spoken and poster) can only be presented at the conference after an Abstract has been submitted and accepted. Abstracts must be submitted online via this page. Text can be typed directly into the appropriate boxes, or copied and pasted from a file generated by, e.g., Microsoft WORD. Required elements are: TITLE (CAPITALS), authors, authors’ affiliations, email address of first author, and text not exceeding 300 words. Arial 10 font must be used throughout and is the default for the online text boxes. For example:


Martin, A.R.1,2,3, Neil, A.2 and Shemilt, E. K.1,2.

1University of Dundee, Perth Rd, Dundee DD1 5DD, UK

2South Georgia Heritage Trust, Verdant Works, West Henderson’s Wynd, Dundee DD1 5BT, UK


This is the text of the abstract. It should be written in English and clearly explain objectives, methodology, results and conclusions. No graphs or images may be included. Word count for the text (excluding title, authors etc) should be no more than 300. The submission should be typed directly into the appropriate box on the website or copied and pasted from a file created by, e.g., Microsoft WORD using Arial 10 font. There will be no facility to upload files.