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Abstract & Publication

Important Dates

Call for Abstracts


Notification of  Abstract Acceptance


Deadline for Abstract Submission


Deadline for Registration


Call for Abstracts

Participants who wish to contribute papers should prepare an abstract using the template below and submit the abstract to the Conference Secretariat via email to by 3 November 2021

Authors should save the abstract as a Microsoft Word document (.doc or .dox) and specify whether they prefer regular presentations or 5-min short presentations (in place of poster sessions) in the file name format as "Regular/Short_First name SURNAME_Paper1". 


Examples: "Regular_Tai Man CHAN_Paper1" or "Short_John SMITH_Paper 1". 

The Conference Secretariat will notify participants about the acceptance of their abstract for presentations on 11 November. Accepted abstracts with no registration by the registration deadline on 22 November 2021 will be considered withdrawn. 


Selected papers from conference proceedings will be published in the BECoME special issue of the Elsevier Journal, Regional Studies in Marine Science

An example of the Special Issue of BECoME 2015 can be viewed below:

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