Meetings Abstracts
Abstract submission & travel award deadline EXTENDED until Aug 15
Requirements: You must register for the meeting prior to submitting an abstract. Click here to register.
Length: Limit 3000 characters in the body of your abstract (including spaces but not including title, authors, and affiliations)
Figures: Do not includes figures or tables.
Editing: Be sure your abstract is in final form. We cannot edit your abstract after it has been entered. It will be printed in the Glycobiology journal as submitted.
Fee: There is a $30 abstract submission fee per abstract. You may pay for one or more abstracts during the registration process.
Formatting: When submitting your abstract, follow all directions in the abstract submission tool for best results. You will be able to add greek characters and format within the tool. Follow the directions provided and proceed from one page to the next.

Abstracts must be submitted with the intention that they will be presented if selected. If a first author must cancel for some reason, it is their responsibility to designate one of the other authors as their replacement.

All conference abstracts will be online shortly before and during the conference and freely available to access.


All posters will on display during the entire conference, but presenters are asked to stand at their poster during one of the two poster sessions as assigned in their notification letters. 
Poster session 1:  Monday November 6, 2017 @ 1:30-4:00PM
Poster session 2:  Tuesday November 7, 2017 @ 1:30-4:00PM
Set-up: Begin mounting posters starting Monday until any time before poster session 1.
Break-down: Wednesday November 8, 2017 anytime.
The display space is 4ft x 4ft (122 cm x 122 cm) with approximately 114.5 cm x 114.5 cm of usable space. You may choose to create a longer poster to hang down past the display space, but please keep within the width restriction since there will be two posters displayed per board. The society will provide and post the abstract and poster board number in the designated space. Push pins will be provided on-site and a fully labeled floor plan will be in your program book for easy location of your board. Please see the image shown here for an example of your display area and plan accordingly to bring materials that can fit on this display space.
Example of display (a single horizontal board will display 2 posters):