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Abstract Submission

FUTORES II Abstract Submission

Abstract Submission  has now closed.  

Poster Sizing

Posters should be portrait orientation and the maximum size is 100cm wide x 120cm high

How to Submit an Abstract

Use the template provided

Abstracts not submitted on the supplied template or as a pdf will be returned for reformatting

Name  your abstract 

Follow instructions under Abstract File Name

Upload your abstract

Via the link to a dropbox account

Abstract Template

Abstract Word Template

Download Abstract Instructions (PDF, 104KB)

Abstract Formatting

The abstract Word template has separate text boxes for (1) title, (2) authors, (3) affiliation, and (4) main text. The text boxes have fixed font type and font size, please do not change these.

The abstract should have a maximum 250 words and fit on one page including figures. Colour or black & white figures can be inserted in main text. Figure captions should be in italics in Verdana 9, see example below:

Fig. 1 Figure captions in italics Verdana 9

Paragraphs should be separated by blank lines, justified left.

Abstract File Name

Please upload the abstract as a word document file, using your surname and the abbreviated relevant symposium name (see table below), separated by an underscore, as the file name:

SymposiumFile name abstract

New Insights in Mineral Understanding


New Technologies and Approaches in Mineral Exploration


Tectonics and Metallogenesis


Basins and Energy


Future Trends in the Minerals Industry


Upload Your Abstract

Upload your completed abstract as a word document here

If you are unable to use dropbox in your country please email your abstract to futoresabstracts@jcu.edu.au

Your abstract will uploaded to a dropbox folder. You do not need to have a dropbox account to do this.


Enquiries relating to abstracts or submission can be forwarded to Jan Marten Huizenga futoresabstracts@jcu.edu.au