Instructions for authors/presenters

Information for Oral Presenters

Each presenter will have a time slot of 20 minutes. You are invited to speak for about 15 minutes and allow 5 minutes for questions from the auditorium.

Prepared PowerPoint presentations should uploaded at by 11 am on 7 September. However, please take an additional copy of your presentation with you to Zagreb (USB stick and/or send it to your email address). Save the file under a name that includes the session number and your last name, according to the following format e.g. S2_ Tsigkou.

Make sure that your PowerPoint presentation is in 16:9 format (1,920 x 1,080 pixels). Videos must be embedded in PowerPoint. Do not use links to web services in your presentations.

Information for Poster Presenters

Recommended poster dimension are: width 0.90m, height 1.20m. We also recommend one complete sheet, rather than small multiple sheets. At the top of the poster, include the title, author name(s) and affiliations (organization, city, country). We suggest the poster to have title letters at least 2.5 cm (1 inch) high. Lettering for the author’s information (name and affiliations) may be smaller (1.25 cm or 0.5 inch).

On registration, you will be provided with the location of your poster board and adhesive material for attaching your poster. Please do not use any other method of attaching your poster to the boards.

We provide a printing and posting service on site in Zagreb should you prefer not to bring your poster with you as you travel to Croatia. Please contact us at for assistance lately by 5 September.

All posters are to be removed by the end of the session. Remaining posters after this time will be removed by the organization without the possibility of recovery.

Additional information

We offer seminar participants the opportunity to actively interact and communicate with outstanding experts in the field: prof. Maurizio Canavari, University of Bologna, prof. Andreas Drichoutis, Agricultural University of Athens, prof. Carl-Johan Lagerkvist, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. The individual discussions are expected to last up to 20 minutes.

If you would like to discuss your work with the experts, please send us a message to  with which expert you would like to discuss.