If you would like to consider submitting a manuscript for a Symposium Special Journal,
please indicate so on the abstract submission form.
More details will be shared soon.


  • 1 February 2023 – Abstract Submission are open
  • 14 July 2023 – Abstract Submission Closes 
  • 08 August 2023 – Date by which the symposium secretariat should be notified of any abstracts being withdrawn.
  • 18 August 2023 – Abstract acceptance/rejection notifications issued to authors.
  • 30 August 2023: Approved abstracts received by authors must register to attend the symposium.
  • 29 September 2023:  Final notification to presenting author(s) of abstract allocation in the programme.


Register with the abstract submission website to establish your user name and password. 

  • The symposium will consist of abstract-based oral and poster presentations, running in concurrent sessions.
  • All abstracts must be submitted in English and via the online system. 
  • All submitted abstracts must comply with the submission guidelines and will be peer-reviewed by an international panel of experts in the field. 
  • If you are submitting more than one abstract you must use the same login for each abstract.
  • As submitting author, you will receive all communications regarding the submitted abstract(s). 
  • The maximum length of an abstract is 300 words. Abstracts may also include one table or figure. Please ensure that research findings are described to a level sufficient for reviewers to make an informed decision on scientific quality. Abstracts that fail to meet these criteria will be rejected.
  • Do not include author names in the title or body of your abstract – these are entered online during the submission process.
  • You can alter your abstract at any time up to the submission deadline of 30 June 2023 – after this date changes will not be possible.
  • Abstracts will be reviewed and authors notified of the outcome of the review process by 3 August 2023.
  • There is no limit to the number of abstracts on which an author may be listed.
  • Please note that the presenting author must register in full to attend and present the abstract at the Symposium, by 17 August 2023

The themes under which abstracts are invited includes:

  1. Tissue Specific Immunity
  2. Immuno-diagnostic
  3. Innate Immunity
  4. Adaptive Immunity
  5. Immunology of viral diseases
  6. Immunology of bacterial diseases
  7. Immunology of parasite diseases
  8. Vaccine Development
  9. Immune-regulation and modulation
  10. Comparative Immunology
  11. Zoonoses
  12. Immunoinformatics
  13. Immunology of wildlife and exotics
  14. Immunogenomics and resistance to disease
  15. Microbiome
  16. Teaching
  17. MHC Workshop
  18. Toolkit Workshop

You are welcome to contact the programme coordinator should you require any assistance with your submission: [email protected]