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Abstract guidelines

Submit your abstract! 

Abstracts related to the topics of the congress will be submitted online, and the Registration Form system (containing the abstract submission part) that will be open until April 30th, 2018. Registrations without abstract submission could be done at the Registration Form system as well until 15th July 2018.


Abstract submission guidelines 

  • Authors will be notified of the abstract acceptance/rejection no later than May 14th, 2018.
  • All abstracts must be submitted and presented in English with a quality of spelling and grammar suitable for publication.
  • Each abstract should include: Title, List of authors, Affiliations, Abstract body (max. 2500 characters including including references, funding and acknowledgements), and Keywords.
  • There is a limit of one abstract submission per presenting author. The presenting author must attend the congress and be available to give the oral presentation or to present the poster.
  • ​Applicants should indicate the format they would prefer to present their abstracts:
  1. Oral presentation: oral presentations will be 15 minutes with 5 minutes for questions. Spaces are limited. Those who are not successful in securing an oral presentation may be offered to present their abstract in a poster format.
  2. Poster presentation: poster presenters will be asked to be available to answer questions during a dedicated poster viewing time.


Before you begin the submission process, please prepare the following information:

1. Presenting author's contact information: (Full given name and family name, main affiliation details and e-mail address)

2. Co-authors' information: (Full given name and family name and main affiliation)


To get more information please contact:

FBHC 2018 Organizing Comittee
2nd International Conference on Food Bioactives and Health 2018
Av. República, Qta. do Marquês
Estação Agronómica Nacional
Edificio IBET/ITQB