imsc 2018

Poster and Oral Presentation Guidelines


The IMSC 2018 program of oral presentations consists of plenary, keynote and oral lectures, award lectures, and a technical program of 5 parallel sessions grouped around the following five main topics:

A. Life sciences
B. Instrumentation and Methods
C. Food and beverage
D. Fundamental mass spectrometry
E. Organic and inorganic MS: challenges & applications

Presentations must be in PowerPoint form only and saved on an empty USB key. All speakers are required to upload their presentation in the Speaker Preview Room 1 hour prior to their scheduled talk.


  • Keynote (35 min + 5 min questions)
  • Oral 1 (15 min + 5 min questions)


The poster program consists of a daily poster exhibition on the same topics as in the oral presentations. Additional topics may be added.

Size Specifications:

A) Poster boards: Portrait Orientation, 100cm (Width) x 250cm (Height).
B) Available poster area: 100cm (Width) x 140cm (Height).

For any information please contact:

Notifications of Acceptance
Notifications of acceptance will be sent by Tuesday May 15th, to all submitters.

The decisions regarding the late-breaking poster abstracts will be sent by Saturday, June 30th 2018.

If you have not received a feedback on your abstract submission, please contact :

Please note that you have to register for the conference for giving your presentation (Poster & Oral)!
It is absolutely necessary to register before June 1st 2018 - the early-bird deadline. Failing to do so will lead to cancellation of your presentation without further notice.


You can place your online order until Monday, August 20th and pick up your poster directly at the IMSC registration desk at the conference venue.

Please bring your receipt with you in order to collect your poster.


Last update: 20/08/2018

Organizing Secretariat

ENIC Meetings & Events
Florence, Italy
Tel: +39 055 2608941 - Fax: +39 055 2608948