Proposal Submission

Types of presentations: The conference will include papers and poster presentations.

Papers: This is a lecture-style presentation. The presenter has 30 minutes to present a paper and 10 minutes for questions and answers. Some time-slots will be reserved for papers by current PhD students to encourage dissemination of research issues relating to PhDs.

Poster presentations: This is a display of material on a poster which will be scheduled to allow opportunities for conference participants to discuss the material. The standard size of a poster is 1189mm x 841mm, 46.82 inches x 33.11 inches in the Portrait position. (Click here to download detailed guidelines.)

To submit a proposal, download the proposal form here, and send it to Richard Watson Todd ( with ‘DRAL2020 proposal’ in the Subject line.

Submission of abstracts:
For papers – 150-200 words.
For poster presentations – 100-150 words.
**We will return the abstract to the speakers for adjustment if it exceeds word limits.