Types of Oral presentations
Keynote Plenary Speaker: These are by invitation only. They will be 40 mins of talk + 5 mins for questions from the audience.
Symposium/Thematic Session Speaker: These are decided between the Organising Committee and the Symposium/Thematic Session organizer. They will be 27 mins of talk + 3 mins for questions from the audience.
Oral communication: They will be 12 mins talk + 3 minutes for questions from the audience. The Chair of the session will be in charge of strict compliance to these time limits.
Software for Oral Presentations
Presentations are accepted in both Powerpoint (Windows) and Keynote (Mac OS). For organizational purposes, please indicate which software will be preferred when submitting the abstract online.
Upload of Oral Presentations
Presentations will need to be uploaded to the computer of the venue room before the beginning of the morning (before 9am) or afternoon sessions (before 2pm). Please, bring in a USB memory drive as soon as possible and contact the person in charge of computers in the venue.
Label you file with the following information: "Session_FIRST AUTHOR_Title". Check the programme and chose the session code which corresponds to your slot below. These will also be indicated in the detailed programme received with Conference Registration package.
Venues: The Braggs Lecture Theatre, Ingkarni Wardli & Mawson Lecture Theatre
Session 1: 9.00-10.30; Session 2: 11.00-12.30; Session 3: 14.00-15.30; Session 4: 16.00–17.30
Monday, July 11
Mo-1: Opening Ceremony + Ediacaran Keynote
Mo-2: Ediacaran Symposium
Mo-3: Ediacaran Symposium
Mo-4A: Ediacaran Symposium
Mo-4B: Palaeontology Promotion
Tuesday, July 12
Tu-1: Cambrian Symposium
Tu-2: Cambrian Symposium
Tu-3A: Cambrian Symposium
Tu-3B: Dinosaurs and their world
Tu-4A: Cambrian Symposium
Tu-4B: Cenozoic session
Wednesday, July 13
We-1: Palaeozoic Session
We-2A: Palaeozoic Session
Thursday, July 14
Th-1: Mesozoic Session
Th-2: New Techniques in Palaeontology
Th-3A: Cambrian Symposium
Th-3B: Palaeontology into the 21st century
Th-4A: Cambrian Symposium
Th-4B: Synchrotron Workshop
Friday, July 15
Fr-1: Cenozoic session
Fr-2: Palaeozoic session
Fr-3A: Cambrian Symposium
Fr-3B: New Zealand and Cave Palaeontology
Fr-4: Cambrian Symposium