1st December Tuesday
Start at 14:00 with opening words followed by plenary / honorary speeches.
2nd December Wednesday
Full day with keynote speeches in the morning and sessions in the afternoon
3rd December Thursday
Full day of sessions
4thDecember Friday
Remainder of keynote speeches in the morning

A more detailed program will be announced in October 2020.



  • Accepted abstracts must be presented online by one of the registered authors.
  • All presenting authors and conference delegates are required to pay online the conference registration fee.
  • The registration fee covers the participation at all conference sessions and publication of papers (if any) in the proceedings / special issues.
  • All accepted abstracts should be presented online orally after recording during the regular sessions (using PPT slides for 12 mins max).
  • Authors of accepted abstracts will be sent more details on how to prepare/record and present (online) their PPT slides using the conference template. After preparing the presentation, authors will be requested to submit it online (via the submission system) before 20th November 2020. They will be contacted one week before the date of their session to test the online tool and check the smooth running of their PPT presentation.
  • Templates for the PPT presentation will be sent only to the authors who have confirmed their registration (by paying the fee online).
  • The final conference program will be sent to all authors and delegates before 15th November 2020.
  • All presenters should arrive at the designated (virtual) room 5 minutes before the start of their session to report to the session chairs and to check their presentation files.