Important notes:

For oral presentation:

  • A 15-minute presentation should be in Microsoft Powerpoint 2007
  • If the presentation contains video and/or Mac user, the presenter may use his/her own computer with video adapter.


For poster presentation:

  • Size: A0 (84.1 x 118.9 cm)
  • Font: Arial
  • Title: Bold, size 66, center.  Use only upper case on the first letter of the title
  • Authors: size 36
  • Affiliations: size 32


Conference Proceedings

A selection of papers presented at the conference either as an oral presentation or as a poster will be published in the Journal of Agricultural and Marine Sciences (JAMS): one of the open access journals published by Sultan Qaboos University. We encourage participants to submit their manuscripts by email to either the Editor in Chief of the Journal, Dr. Michel Claereboudt (michelc@squ.edu.om) or to the Chair of the Scientific Committee Dr. Sergey Dobretsov (sergey@squ.edu.om) following the guidelines of the journal for the preparation of the manuscript. The deadline for submission has been set at the 31st December 2017. All manuscripts  will be peer-reviewed within 2 months and if accepted for publications, authors will be requested to submit a revised version of the paper one month later.

*Please click here for the guidlines of manuscripts.