Abstract Format


Abstracts can be written in English, using a Word processor (docx file), following the template available here: Abstract Template.

Submission: Abstracts will be sent online by this web. Only one abstract will be allowed per application form.

Deadline for abstract submission: 11st February, 2018Deadline for sending your abstracts is extended until February 28!

•   300 words maximum (references are discouraged).

•   Please prepare a blinded abstract (i.e. do not refer to your own work as your own) in a Word file. Name this file Abstract_Surname.

•   The abstract should include the theoretical framework, objectives, research methodology, and (preliminary) results in case of empirical studies.

•   A Word or PDF file, containing the following information:

√   Author’s/Authors’ name(s) and affiliation(s)

√   Title of paper

√   Topic(s) addressed (from among those in the list of topics above)

√   Audio-visual equipment required (computer, video, etc.)

√   E-mail address(es)

√   Postal address(es)

Indicate the type of abstract that you are submitting during the submission process:

1.-   Individual presentation for parallel sessions

Individual papers have 30 minutes: 20 minutes for the presentation and 10 minutes for questions.

2.-   Panels

Panel introduction and individual papers within the panel must be submitted separately, due to technical constraints. The organizer(s) of the panel should first submit the colloquium title and introduction along with an overview of paper titles in the panel (max. 450 words). The paper abstracts of the panel should then be submitted by the individual authors entitled "Paper X of panel title: paper title" followed by the abstract (max 300 words per abstract). Authors should tick the checkbox “Panel" when prompted. Panel slots will be allocated according to needs and should contain a minimum of three papers and a discussion/round table session.

Panel papers should cohere. The order of the papers should not be changed after acceptance.

Those interested in submitting a proposal should send the abstract using the Proposal Form that can be found in the Proposal Submission tab (click here).

In case you need to contact us, please write a message to the following e-mail address: 2018abcspain@fgua.es

Organize: Sponsors:
Universidad de AlcaláAssociation for Business Communication Dpto. Filología Moderna Universidad de Alcalá Instituto Franklin de la Universidad de Alcalá