Abstract Submission

Abstracts must be submitted by midnight (EDT) June 15, 2017 to be considered for the program.

Abstracts should be written in English, and submitted using the form below. You will receive a confirmation e-mail.   By submitting an abstract for an oral presentation, you are agreeing to allow your talk to be video-recorded and posted on a public forum such as youtube.com.  

Submitter's Full Name:
Submitter's E-mail Address:
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Abstract submitted for:
Oral presentation only
Oral presentation, but would consider poster presentation
Poster presentation only
On the date of the conference, the main presenter is expected to be a:

Please follow these guidelines in preparing your abstract:

  • Presentation title is limited to 250 characters: 
  • Authors and their affiliations:

EXAMPLE: (three authors, two affiliations)
 Authors: Smith, Joe (1); Jones, Thomas J (2); Clinton WJ (1)
 Author Affiliations: (1) Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA; (2) Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

  • Abstract text (250 words maximum).  Insert a blank line between paragraphs.
Presentation title:
Author Affiliations:

250 words remaining

What's New?

  • The 2017 NESSIS has been scheduled for Saturday, September 23, 2017.

  • Abstract submission is open as of February 1, 2017.

  • Symposium Registration is now open.