Call for abstracts

Key dates

Abstracts open: Tuesday 28 February   
Submissions close: Monday 1 May  Extended until Tuesday 9 May  
Acceptance notification begins: From Tuesday 6 June From Tuesday 20 June   

Key themes

The theme of this year's congress is "GEARING UP - rethinking our communities for the future". We invite you to submit abstracts based on the congress theme and the sub themes:

  • Places for people (liveability, social issues, urban design)
  • Smart systems (technology, travel mode integration, network optimisation)
  • Bikenomics (tourism, economic development, cycleway costs/benefits)
  • Bikes for healthy lifestyles (health, environment, safety)

Presentation options

  • Individual oral presentation (up to 30 minutes) 
  • Workshop (60 minutes)
  • Lightning session (10 minutes = 8 for presentation + 2 for questions)
  • Poster presentation

Terms and Conditions

  • All Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress 2017 presenters (and co-presenters) must be registered to attend the Congress and are responsible for their own expenses (including but not limited to travel, transportation, accommodation and meals - except those provided as part of registration). If travelling from outside New Zealand presenters are required to have a valid passport and arrange any required entry visas.
  • English is the language of the Congress. If the presenter wishes to present in another language it is their responsibility to provide a translator.
  • By submitting an abstract the presenter agrees for the hosts of Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress 2017 to copy, print and disseminate your abstract and short biography.
  • By submitting an abstract the presenter agrees to allow the hosts of Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress 2017 to photograph and/or film their presentation for Asia-Pacific Cycle Congress purposes only (promotion and documentation of the event). If you have a question regarding this, please email Congress Event Manager, Anna Mills annam@conference.co.nz.

 

Submission queries

Please do not hesitate to contact Anna should you have any questions or queries regarding the submission process.

Anna Mills | Congress Event Manager
Conference Innovators Ltd

P: +64 3 974 1197
E: annam@conference.co.nz