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Proposal Submission

Proposal Submission

Types of presentations: The conference will include papers and poster

Papers: This is a lecture-style presentation. The presenter has 30 minutes
to present a paper and 10 minutes for questions and answers. Some
time-slots will be reserved for papers by current PhD students to
encourage dissemination of research issues relating to PhDs.

Poster presentations: This is a display of material on a poster which will
be scheduled to allow opportunities for conference participants to discuss
the material. The standard size of a poster is 1189mm x 841mm, 46.82
inches x 33.11 inches in the Portrait position. (Click here to download
detailed guidelines


To submit a proposal, download the proposal form here, and send it to Richard Watson Todd ( with ‘DRAL2017 proposal’ in the Subject line.


Submission of abstracts:
For papers - 150-200 words.
For poster presentations - 100-150 words.
**We will return the abstract to the speakers for adjustment if it exceeds word limits.