Individual oral paper
Submissions are now closed.
that an "individual oral paper" can have two or more authors; the name
merely indicates that this is a communication proposed individually,
that is, not making part of an organized session.
submission format involves submitting an individual paper that requires
participant name, affiliation, email, and a title and 250-500 words abstract. Full names,
affiliation and email of co-authors (if any) is also required. The submission
should be made by the person who will present the paper at the meeting. The
paper presentation must be no more than 20 minutes in length, with additional
10 minutes for discussion. Individual
Paper submissions will be grouped by the Program Committee and scheduled into
90 minutes sessions. Individuals may submit only one Individual Paper. Before
submitting your individual paper, you might benefit from looking at the Conference
Board to check if there is a proposal of an Organized Session where your
contribution might fit.
rule: the simple rule of two. Any individual can appear at most twice on
the program (speaker, co-author, commentator, roundtable participant, poster
author) in addition to serving as a session chair.
submission requirements. All submissions will require the completion
of a checklist featuring themes and topics that will assist the program
chairs in evaluating and scheduling the submission. We encourage session
organizers to attend especially to considerations of interdisciplinarity and
diversity, both of which are valued by the ISHPSSB community.
Notice that only papers addressing historical, philosophical and social
features of Biology can be accepted for presentation. Contributions on any
branch of Biology that do not address those standpoints, or contributions to
the history, philosophy and social studies of other sciences, are outside the
scope of this conference. Interdisciplinary approaches and papers tackling
educational issues of history, philosophy and social studies of Biology are
Due to the international scope of the conference, all papers should be
presented in English, independently of the nationality of the speaker.
Before opening the
submission form, you should prepare a file containing all the information you
* Your personal
information, for pre-registration: Full name; E-mail; Affiliation; Status
(student, researcher, professor, etc.); your password (at least 8 characters,
including both letters and numbers).
* Paper title and
250-500 words abstract; full names, affiliations, and emails of co-authors (if any).
and topics of the paper.
If you have NOT made
your pre-registration, you should follow this link: pre-registration form.
If you have already made
your pre-registration, you should fill the individual
paper submission form. When you click submit a form, whether
for an oral presentation, poster, or session, Google Drive opens a
window with text stating that the submission was done. The system is
very secure and therefore we do not use sending confirmation e-mails.
The pre-registration form will be available at this
page from October
1st 2016 to April 30th 2017; the individual
paper submission form
will be available from October
1st 2016 to
January 25th 2017 - now closed.