International Symposium on Persistent Toxic Substances • ISPTS Leipzig | 11–14 October 2016

Preliminary program &            technical guidelines

(Please note: the program may still be subject to changes)


How to Prepare Oral and Poster Presentations







  • Instructions for oral presentations


    Duration of oral presentations: 15 min.+ appr. 5 min. for discussion. All conference rooms are equipped with computers and a beamer. Please bring your presentation files saved on USB-Stick to the conference, please DO NOT bring your own notebook. The files must be compatible with Windows 8 with MS Office 2010. We suggest PowerPoint or PDF (Acrobat).

    Upload the presentation to the computer of your session room latest in the break before your session starts. A hall assistant will help you to upload your slides. In case of using videos or audio files, please inform the organizing team by e-mail as soon as possible.

  • Instructions for poster presentations

    Each poster should be the size of the upright German DIN A0-format which equates to 841 mm width x 1,189 mm height (33.11 in x 46.81 in).

    Poster mounting will start on Tuesday during the Welcome Reception. Please note that the organizers are not able to provide a printout of posters.

    Handouts of a summary of your work or copies of the poster can be posted in a transparent storage sheet next to your poster.

    Posters will be displayed during the complete conference.

(Preliminary) Program IS PTS Leipzig 2016