Call for posters

The members of the Advisory Committee of RME2018 are inviting authors to submit abstracts for posters. Students are particularly encouraged to submit abstracts.

Submission deadline

30 September 2018 Expired!

Speed presentations

A number of abstracts will be selected for 6-minute talks (‘speed presentations’) on Monday 5 November 2018.


Conference topics include rapid methods for:

  • microorganisms (bacteria, viruses, protozoa, parasites)
  • chemical contaminants
  • substances of emerging concern
  • antimicrobial resistance
  • mycotoxins and plant toxins
  • allergens
  • GMOs
  • pesticide and veterinary drug residues
  • waterborne organisms (algae, fish, plants, etc.)
  • nanoparticles
  • authenticity, adulteration and fraud
  • forensic identification.

Rules for submission

  • Abstracts must be sent by email to: RME@bastiaanse-communication.com
  • Abstracts must be submitted in English and shall not exceed 400 words.
  • Abstracts will be accepted in Microsoft Word only.
  • Authors will be informed about the abstracts’ acceptance and selection for an oral or a poster presentation.
  • Submission of an abstract acknowledges the author’s acceptance for the abstract to be published in the book of abstracts.
  • Presenting authors of abstracts must be registered and paid participants.

Poster size

Poster size: A0 portrait (841 mm x 1189 mm).
Appropriate means of affixing the poster to the poster board will be supplied on site.

Poster presentation

Posters will be displayed throughout the conference.

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