Authors have to format the manuscript according to the instructions present in the Word Template that can be downloaded here.
Additionally, the guidelines for accepted papers full text can be downloaded in PDF format here.
Please submit your full paper online by uploading it on the submission form in Adobe PDF format (preferably), or in MS Word, no later than 15 February 2021
. Full manuscripts submitted after this deadline, will not be considered for the awards of the meeting. Please also indicate the registration number of your work, previously received from the conference secretariat. Once the submission process is complete the corresponding author will receive a notification by e-mail. If you do not receive any e-mail within 24 h, please re-submit the manuscript or contact the secretariat.
The Full Manuscript of accepted papers must not exceed eight (8) A4 pages, following the format instructions present in the Template. The text should preferably be divided into the following sections: SUMMARY, KEYWORDS, INTRODUCTION, EXPERIMENTAL, RESULTS AND DISCUSSION, CONCLUSIONS, ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS (optional) and REFERENCES. English is the preferred language but the manuscript may also be written in Portuguese. In this case, a summary written in English must be included.
Like the Abstract previously accepted, the Manuscript will also be forwarded to the Scientific Committee for evaluation. If necessary, modifications required to the Full Manuscript will then be communicated to the corresponding author, together with the deadline for sending the final version in Adobe PDF format. Authors will be able to upload a new version of the Full Manuscript at any time before the deadline but should give an explicit indication that this is a new version, in the "Notes" field of the submission Form. If the changes are significant, a new evaluation of the work will be performed by the Scientific Committee.