As in any traditional congress, participants who wish to present a communication must send an abstract in advance.


Researchers are invited to provide a brief abstract until March 22nd 2023.

Template for abstracts

For the title, use all capital letters and 12-point Arial bold font type.

Include author names  in a separated line, in 12-point Arial regular type, centered. Denote the corresponding author with an asterisk (*).

Include brief addresses and affiliations for all authors, in 10-point or Arial regular type, using consecutive numbers for denoting author addresses.

The title, author list and affiliations do not count towards the word count.

Abstracts are to be submitted in English. Abstract body is limited to 250 words. Use Arial font, 10-point type for the body text. The main text of the abstract must be justified.

No references, images, or tables should be included in the abstract.

Click here 4palaeovc_2023_abstract to download the template or go to Downloads


The abstract must be uploaded as a DOC or DOCX file to, naming the file as first author’s surname_PALAEOVC2023_abstract, and specifying in the subject:

PALAEOVC 2023 abstract First Author’s surname

Reviewers suggestion

When you submit your abstract, it would greatly help us if you could suggest 2 or 3 potential reviewers for your abstract and/or 1 or 2 opposite reviewers. Please include the full name and email address of the suggested reviewers in your abstract submission.