Guidelines for Abstract Submission

Key dates:

Submission closing to be announced
Final notice to be announced

The abstract must not exceed 250 words (without affiliation, without references). The abstract language is English.

The abstract can be submitted in the following topics:

  • Guidelines, Ethics and Standards in Mummy Science
  • Conservation and Exhibition of Mummies in Museums
  • Anthropology and Paleopathology
  • Animal Mummies
  • Funerary Archaeology
  • Methods of Mummification
  • Bioarcheology in Mummy Research
  • Paleoparasitology
  • Biomedicine
  • Free Topics

At the end of the submission you can choose whether you want to participate in the following Young Researcher Awards (students under the age of 35 years):

  1. Best oral/poster presentation
  2. Poster slam competition


All authors, including 1st author, presenting author and co-authors, have to be entered separately. Please enter the authors in the same order as they should appear in the abstract.
Please enter the affiliation in the following format: Department (Institute), Institution (University), City, Country (example: Institute for Mummy Studies, Eurac Research, Bolzano, Italy).
All presenting authors whose abstracts are accepted for the conference, are required to register to attend the conference and pay the relevant fee in order to ensure their abstract is included in the conference program.
Each presenting author is allowed to present only one talk. This does not apply to any poster presentations.

Consent to publish:

By submitting an abstract you give consent to the publication of the abstract in conference material, including the conference website, conference handbook, and email promotions. You further agree that the email address of the 1st author is published in the abstract book.

Online submission:

All abstracts must be submitted electronically via the online submission form. If you are unable to submit in this manner, please contact the conference organisers.
The Scientific Committee reserves the right to move abstracts from one topic to another if necessary. In this case you will be informed in writing.