Abstract Submission is Now Open

The Scientific Program Committee invites you to submit an abstract for consideration in the 2020 Conference Program.

All abstracts for inclusion as an Oral Presentation or Poster  will be reviewed and graded by the Committee. Please note that there are limited spaces available for oral presentations. Before submitting an abstract please read the guidelines carefully.

Critical Dates

Submission closing date 24 July 2020
Notification of acceptance 14 August 2020
Deadline for Early Bird registration fee 25 September 2020
HITH Society 2020 ASM 18 – 20 November 2020


Instructions for Authors


Oral and Poster Presentation Guidelines

Abstracts will be accepted for a 15 minute oral presentation or a poster presentation.

Poster authors will be asked to stand by their poster at designated times. Further presentation instructions will be given prior to the conference.

Please review all of the guidelines and criteria regarding abstract submission before completing the online form. To download the Submission Guidelines document, click the link below.

Note: All speakers with an accepted abstract presentation will be required to register and pay for the Conference.

Abstract Template
When creating your abstract, please refer to the abstract template which can be downloaded below.

Abstract Submission Portal

Abstracts should be submitted online using the abstract portal. To create your account and begin your abstract submission, please click on the Abstract Submission Portal button below.

The deadline for Abstract submission is 24 July 2020, at midnight Australian Eastern Standard Time.  You will be sent an acknowledgement via email to confirm that your abstract has been received.


Best Oral Presentation and Best Poster Prizes

The best oral presentation prize will be awarded on the recommendation of the judging panel. To ensure there are no conflicts of interest, panel members are not able to review presentations from their own organisation

Prizes include:

  • Prize for Best Poster
  • Prize for Best Oral Presentation

18 - 20 November 2020


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