Submission of abstracts

Presentations are welcomed on topics that span across the range of SRA themes, new fields of risk-related research, as well as the special conference theme of ‘Risk, Governance & Accountability’.

Authors wishing to present their work at the conference in the form of an oral presentation, poster, or symposia are requested to submit an abstract no later than 29 January 2010. Abstracts for individual papers and posters should be submitted electronically by filling out theabstract submission form. Symposia abstracts can be submitted by contacting the local organiser at

The abstract of an oral presentation or poster should be 250 words maximum. Abstracts should include a specific field of interest, issues addressed, methodology applied and results achieved. Abstracts for symposia should not exceed 800 words. Full mail and email address of the corresponding author should be provided for future contacts.

Abstracts and proposals will be reviewed by the Technical Program Committee. Authors will be notified of whether their paper has been accepted by 1 March 2010. All authors whose abstracts have been accepted will be expected to attend the conference and present their work in person. Oral presentations will last approximately 15 minutes in addition to 5 minutes Q&A . The conference program schedule will be available on 1 April 2010.

Please direct any questions to the local organiser at