Institut des Récifs Coralliens du Pacifique

IPFC Tahiti : Call for Abstracts!

The call for abstracts for the Indo-Pacific Fish Conference at Tahiti is at present open:

The Call for Abstracts is open from March 1 to July 22, 2017

Registration is open from April 1 to September 15, 2017

A total of 42 sessions have been accepted for IPFC10. These sessions are divided into 9 research themes:

  1. Origin, Evolution, Taxonomy and Bio/Phylogeography of Indo-Pacific Fishes
  2. Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Indo-Pacific
  3. Recent advances in the Study of Coral Reef Fishes
  4. Biology, Ecology, Ethology and Conservation of Sharks, Rays and Top-predators
  5. Freshwater, Diadromous, Cryptobenthic, Mesophotic and Deep-Sea Fishes: Essential Knowledge Required to Better Manage the Global Biodiversity in the Indo-Pacific
  6. Local and Global Threats to Indo-Pacific Fish and the Potential Solutions
  7. Long Term Monitoring of Indo-Pacific Fishes
  8. The Future of Fish and Human Interactions
  9. Other topics (e.g. Women in Marine Sciences; General session)

Call for Abstracts: Oral Presentation, Poster or Flash Talk – One submission per participant. IPFC participants will have one of the three following options for the presentation of their research:

  1. an oral presentation (approximately 12-15 minutes, depending on the number of speakers),
  2. a poster (85 cm wide and 180 cm high), or
  3. a poster AND a flash talk. The poster and the flash talk will be on the same research thematic (i.e., only one abstract submitted). Poster dimensions: 85 cm wide and 180 cm high. Flash talks will take place at the end of each session. Each speaker will have a maximum of 4 slides and exactly 3 minutes to present their research.

Please note: the participant who present in “The Women in Marine Sciences” session (Session I) may give two presentations: one oral presentation in the “women” session and one oral presentation or one poster/flash talk in another session

The Call for Abstracts is open from March 1 to July 22, 2017

Registration is open from April 1 to September 15, 2017

Proposal format is as follows: Registration and abstract submissions are managed through the conference website at: Once logged in, you can submit an abstract and register for the IPFC10.

Please note: Only those participants who submit an abstract and register before July 22nd will be allowed to present their research (oral presentation, poster or flash talk) at the IPFC. Participants who register after July 22nd will be allowed to attend the conference, but will not be given the opportunity to present their research.

Contact : David Lecchini, Chairman of the 10th IPFC

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