VBFoodNet 2017 conference

Extended abstract submission/guide

Extended abstracts of oral and poster presentations are meant to be printed in the proceedings of the conference. An extended abstract should not exceed four A4 pages. Such an example can be seen here

Extended abstract structure Title, Authors, Affiliations, Introduction, Materials & Methods, Results, Conclusions, Acknowledgements, References.
Title Times New Roman, 14 points, upper case, bold and single line spacing.
Authors The names of all the authors should be provided. Presenting author's name should be in bold and underlined. Use Times New Roman, 12 points, italics.
Affiliations All author's address, and presenting author's e-mail must be in Times New Roman, 10 point, single line spacing.
Main text Font Times New Roman, 12 point, single line spacing, paragraph to be separated by a blank line and not to be indented.
Acknowledgements Times New Roman, 12 point, single line spacing.
Citation & References Citation in the text follows numbered superscript style (please see the extended abstract example).
The list of references should be arranged according to citation numbers in the manuscript. All author names should be mentioned. Title of the article can be omitted. The journal is in italic, which is then followed by year, volume number: and pages. More than one reference from the same author(s) in the same year must be identified by the letters 'a', 'b', 'c', etc., placed after the year of publication.


Reference to a journal article:

[1] Holanda, H. D., Netto, F. M. Journal of Food science 2006, 71: 298-303.

Reference to a book:

[2] Strunk, W., Jr., & White, E. B. The elements of style. (4th ed.). New York: Longman 2000, (Chapter 4).

Paper size A4 (210 mm wide x 297 mm high).
Paper Margin Margins on all sides to be 2.0 cm.
Submit Send the document to vbfoodnet@gmail.com, with an email tittle: VBFoodNet2017 extended abstract submission – your full name