Call for Contributed Oral and Poster Abstracts


95th ESA Annual Meeting
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
August 1 - 6, 2010

Call Open: December 21, 2009 - February 25, 2010

We invite submission of abstracts for contributed oral and poster presentations at the 2010 ESA Annual Meeting. The meeting will be held August 1-6, 2010, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at the Albuquerque Convention Center. Abstracts that address the meeting theme, “Global Warming: The legacy of our past, the challenge for our future”, are especially encouraged, but submissions may address any aspect of ecology and its applications. We also welcome submissions reporting interdisciplinary work, that address communication with broad audiences, or that explore ways of teaching ecology at any level. Please adhere to the following guidelines in preparing and submitting your abstract.

Please note that invited speakers for Symposia and Organized Oral Sessions should not submit their abstracts until they receive specific instructions by email in late January. These abstracts will still be due on February 25, 2010.
 
A. One Presentation Rule
B. Guidelines for All Oral Presentations
C. Guidelines for All Poster Presentations
D. Evaluation and Acceptance of Abstracts
E. Abstract Submission
F. Corrections
G. Cancellations
H. Penalties and Fees for Cancellations/No-Shows
I. Begin Submission Process
 
 
A. One Presentation Rule

B. Guidelines for All Oral Presentations

Important Information Concerning All Oral Presentations:

C. Guidelines for all Poster Presentations

D. Evaluation and Acceptance of Abstracts

E. Abstract Submission
Select the link at the bottom of this page to begin the submission process.  If you have been asked by the organizer of a Symposium or Organized Oral Session to speak in her/his session, please wait until you receive specific instructions by email in late January before submitting your abstract.
 
Indicating Preferences for Session Assignment:

Submitting Abstract and Author Information:
Follow the on-line instructions to submit your abstract.  Follow these general guidelines when entering your abstract:

Example: Fecal glucorticoids: A non-invasive method for measuring stress in river otters, brown bears, and red deer

If you encounter problems during abstract submission, contact Jennifer Riem.
Note: Due to the limited amount of time and space available for oral sessions, and the anticipated large number of submissions, you may be asked to give a poster presentation instead of an oral presentation.
 
 
F. Making Corrections

G. Cancellations

H. Penalties and Fees for Cancellations/No-Shows
Late cancellations and failures to give scheduled presentations are disruptive and leave costly gaps in the program that are distracting to all attendees. Therefore, ESA has adopted the following cancellation policy and fee schedule (all values are in US dollars):

I. Begin Submission Process
To begin the submission process, please click here.
   
For further information consult the ESA meeting web site or contact the Program Chair, Frank Gilliam, or Program Assistant, Jennifer Riem:

Dr. Frank S. Gilliam
Department of Biological Sciences
Marshall University
Huntington, WV  25755-2510
E-mail:  gilliam@marshall.edu
Phone:  (304) 696-3636
FAX:(304) 696-3243
Jennifer Riem
Program Assistant
Ecological Society of America
1990 M Street, NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 833-8773 x 218
Fax: (202) 833-8775
Email: Jennifer Riem


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