The organizing committee is calling for abstracts in CWRA and CGU’s
common interest areas of Hydrology, Water Resources and Aquatics
Sciences, as well as in Geodesy, Solid Earth, Biogeosciences, General
Geophysics, and topics pertaining to any of the organizations
participating in the 2012 conference. Abstracts may also be
submitted on topics outside of the special session themes, but related
to the central theme of the conference.
Abstract submission deadline is February 15, 2012
Abstract Submission Guidelines
Please submit abstracts in English or French via email to email@example.com
Abstracts must be submitted in Microsoft Word as an email attachment.
The whole abstract submission must be no more than one letter size page (8.5” x 11”) with a 1” border all around.
A Times New Roman, 12-point font should be used.
The abstract submission must include the following:
1. Presentation title (maximum of two lines in bold lower case letters)
2. Student Paper or Regular Paper
Presentation author(s) (include name(s), institution(s) and/or
affiliation(s), complete mailing address(es),
phone and fax numbers,
and correspondence email address(es)).
Underline the presenter’s name.
4. Abstract (maximum 250 words and may include figures)
5. Biographies of authors (maximum of 100 words per author)
6. Preferred presentation format (i.e., oral presentation, poster presentation, workshop)
Special session to which the abstract is submitted, or general session
(A1 – General Session Abstract)
if an appropriate special session is
The email subject line must include the name and
number of the special session that is most closely related to the
central topic of the presentation. If your proposed presentation does
not fall into one of the identified special sessions, please put “A1 –
General Session Abstract” in the email subject line. The organizing
committee will then determine the most suitable session for the
abstract, upon acceptance. Please use the abstract
submission template that contains abstract submission formatting in
English or French.
Please note that due to the volume of
abstracts expected, the organizing committee will reject abstracts that
are not submitted as per the guidelines detailed above. Should you have
any questions regarding the abstract submission process, please contact
one of the program at firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you in Banff in June 2012!
Your Program Committee Co-Chairs:
Rod Blais, Canadian Geophysical Union
Shaun Toner, Canadian Water Resources AssociationAbstract Templates
Abstract Submission Template DOC
Abstract Submission Template PDF
Proposed Sessions may appear under more than one heading