Abstract submission

First submissions of titles and short abstracts for oral and poster presentations


Extended deadline: 15 December 2019

Titles and abstracts for oral and poster presentations at ITRC 2021 can now be uploaded here: 

Please note: Contributors having difficulty to access the Google form may fill in a seperate form (click here to download) and send it directly to the ITS editor in chief at: trygve.aamlid@nibio.no 

Please submit the following: 

  • Title (max 150 characters)
  • short abstract (max 1000 characters)

Please note: There is not restriction on the number of submissions by each individual author, but it is a requirement that at least one of the authors of a paper is a member of ITS.  

The purpose of this early submission is,  firstly, to help organizers develop a program draft.The conference will include both thematic sessions and interdisciplinary sessions highlighting main societal challenges (climate change, restrictions on pesticide and fertilizer use, pressure on natural resources, biodiversity loss etc. ) from various perspectives. 

Secondly, this early submission of titles and short abstracts shall help organizers ensure that we have sufficient review capacity for the flow manuscripts by the deadlines: 

  • 1 May 2020 (full papers)
  • 1 Sep. 2020 (short communication or technical papers, max length 3 pages). 

Please note that all presentations at the conference – oral and posters – must be accompanied by a scientific or technical paper accepted for publication in International Turfgrass Society Research Journal (ITSRJ), Crop Science (CS) or Agronomy Journal (AJ). CS and AJ are options mainly for those wanting their paper published in a journal with Impact factor.