Call for Abstracts – SUBMISSION NOW OPEN !

The IASS 2024 Scientific Committee invites prospective authors to submit abstracts for a wide range of themes in the shell and spatial structures field. Submissions can be made via the EasyChair Abstract Submission Portal (URL:

All abstracts must follow the instructions listed below and be submitted online by 23:59 (CEST), Sunday 31 December 2023

All inquiries regarding abstracts for IASS 2024 should be emailed to

Key Dates

  • Abstract submission system opening    1 December 2023
  • Abstract submission deadline                  31 December 2023
  • Notifications on Abstracts                       31 January 2024
  • Full Paper submission deadline                31 March 2024
  • Notification of Papers                             April 2024

Abstract Submission Details and Guidelines

  • Only Abstracts submitted in English will be reviewed
  • Abstracts must not exceed 300 words (excluding the title, authors, affiliations, and keywords) 
  • The use of abbreviations and acronyms should be kept to a minimum
  • Abstracts must be submitted by 11:59 pm (CEST), 31 December 2023
  • Each registered attending person may only present ONE paper at the conference
  • All inquiries regarding abstracts for IASS 2024 should be emailed to

In the submission system:

  • Indicate the submitting author (address used for all correspondence)
  • Indicate the presenting author
  • Abstract text is submitted (copy-paste) into the “Abstract” text field
  • Include keywords for your abstract and work
  • Choose your abstract TOPIC based on IASS Working Group and/or Special Session (select 1-3 max)
  • Upload one representative abstract IMAGE (jpg or png)
  • Indicate whether you intend to apply for the 22nd Hangai Prize (applicants must be the first or sole author of their papers)


  • Reviews of abstracts will be undertaken by the IASS 2024 Scientific Committee
  • Once reviewed, corresponding author will be notified of any feedback and the decision of the review committee.
  • Notification will only be emailed only to the corresponding author
  • Accepted abstract authors will be invited to submit a full paper for review (min 4, max 10 pages)


Please direct all abstract and presentation enquiries to: