To encourage member participation and participation by young investigators, ISID will allocate several sessions during the 16th ICID for ISID member proposed symposia. You are welcome to submit a proposal for consideration by June 30, 2013. Symposium is two hours long and should include four speakers. Each speaker is asked to prepare a 20 minute presentation to be followed by a 5 minute for question and answer period. ISID will reimburse economy airfare and accommodation for invited speakers.
If you wish to submit a proposal, please do so in reply to this email and adhere to the following requirements and format:
- Four topics and speakers must be listed together with information requested in the Symposium Proposal Format below.
- No more than two speakers within a symposium may be from the same country.
- Geographic diversity of speakers within a symposium is required and at least one speaker should be from Africa.
- Symposia including young investigators (<40) will be given highest priority.
For examples of symposia included in the 15th ICID, please go to: 15th ICID