Call for Abstracts

The International Symposium on Outfall Systems 2016 is a four-day conference focusing on outfall systems, and you are cordially invited to submit an abstract following the guidelines provided below. The "call for abstracts" is now open.

Please submit your abstract by uploading to our website on the tab "submit a paper" or by sending it to outfall2016@uottawa.ca.

Selected authors will be invited to publish extended versions of their papers in the Journal of Applied Water Engineering and Research Editorial (IAHR).

  • Abstracts must be submitted online by September 15th, 2015
  • Abstracts must follow the guidelines provided in the Abstract Template
  • Abstracts will be accepted in English only
  • Abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee
  • Authors will be notified when their abstracts are accepted
  • Incomplete or incorrect submissions will be returned to the author, who must resubmit immediately in the correct format in order to be considered for inclusion in the program
Technical Papers
  • Papers for accepted abstracts must be submitted online through the symposium website
  • Papers must be prepared following the guidelines given in the Paper Template
  • Papers must be uploaded in PDF format
  • Authors will be notified of the outcomes of the peer-review process
  • Final papers are due by January 11, 2016
  • Papers should not exceed 10 pages, and the file size (PDF) should not exceed 4 MB
Oral Presentation
  • Accepted papers must be presented by one of the authors
  • Each author may present one paper only
  • All presenting authors and conference delegates are required to pay the conference registration fee and are responsible for making their own travel and lodging arrangements