Scientific Guidelines

Scientific committee invites authors to submit their presentations for consideration and inclusion into scientific program. The presentations will be categorized into original research, case-reports & reviews (only for e-posters).

Kindly Note : One student can present either a poster or paper in this convention at belagavi.

To facilitate the delegates with their presentations, the Scientific Committee recommends the following instructions :
  The presenter should be an IACDE member and a registered delegate of the conference.
  Each presenter can complete the online abstract submission process on the website.
  There is no restriction on the number of papers/posters submitted from an institution.
  Work should be original, unpublished and should not have been previously presented at national/ international meetings. The uniqueness or innovation of the presentation would be considered significant.
  Presentation should fall under any one of the following fields; Dental materials /Conservative Dentistry/ Endodontics/Esthetics.
  Student delegates are recommended to upload a scanned copy of the bonafide certificate duly signed by the Head of the Department.
  Submission of the presentation (paper/poster) at the Convention venue or post last date will NOT be possible. Kindly co-operate.
  Kindly contact Scientific Committee for further clarification if any.
  The scientific presentation must not contain the information of the individuals or institutions involved in the study. For example: "Ethical clearance was obtained from IEC Government Dental College, Bengaluru."
  The window for Final presentation submission will open only after 15th February 2020 on this website.

Guidelines for Paper Presentation
  Abstract should be brief including aim, materials and method, results, conclusion and clinical significance for Original Research, Introduction, case presentation and conclusion for Case Reports (250 words).
  Each paper can have only one presenter.
  Time allotted for the presentation is 8 min and 2 min discussion. (Time limit will be strictly followed).

  Review papers will not be accepted.
  The Abstract should be uploaded on or before October 2020.
  Completed presentations should be uploaded on or before October 2020.
  Kindly submit your COMPLETED presentations in Microsoft Powerpoint (.pptx) with file size not exceeding 40 MB. Additional plug-ins will not be entertained.
Guidelines for e-Poster Presentation
  Abstract details are same as paper presentation.
  A maximum of 3 students are allowed per poster.
  E-Posters should be self-explanatory.
  Time allotted for the presentation is 3 min and 2 min discussion. (Time limit will be strictly followed).
  Animations are not allowed.
  Completed E-Posters should be a SINGLE (.jpg) image with the file size not exceeding 5 MB.
  Poster should be in landscape mode
  The Abstract should be uploaded on or before October 2020.
  Completed presentations should be uploaded on or before October 2020.
  Printed posters are not allowed.