Call for papers

For more about the symposium background and goals, please see the ecosystem's symposium information page.


Oral presentations and posters addressing the Ecosystems 2010 symposium theme are sought covering the following topics:

Student Award

Two special awards will be presented at the symposium, one for best student oral presentation and one for best student poster. Each winner will receive a $250 cash award. If you wish to be considered for a student presentation award, check the box on the abstract submission form.

Abstract Submission

The abstract submission deadline for this conference is closed.

Abstracts must include:

  1. Type of presentation preferred (oral or poster).
  2. Topic area from above list, or suggest a topic.
  3. Title, in upper/lowercase type, using as few words as possible.
  4. Author(s) names as they should appear in the abstract book; full affiliation and mailing address; and phone, fax, and email address. Use superscript style.
  5. Name of presenter and contact person if different from first author.
  6. Text of abstract in 250 words or less; do not include any headings, tables, figures or references. If paragraphs in your abstract are particularly long, please break them up into smaller paragraphs of 170 words or less, especially if you use the online submission form.