The 1st Meeting of the Central and Eastern European EAFP Branches – 2nd Announcement

Dear EAFP members and other interested parties,

We are very pleased to confirm that the 1st Joint Meeting of the Central and Eastern European Branches of the European Association of Fish Pathologists (EAFP) will take place from 4th to 6th December 2024 in Křtiny Chateau (close to Brno), Czech Republic (www.zamek-krtiny.cz). Scientific programme will take place on the first two days (December 4th to 5th ). 6th December is reserved for an optional visit of a fish farm followed by a sightseeing tour (chasm and cave in the Moravian karst).

 

Timelines

  • May 31, 2024 early registration
  • July 31, 2024 late registration
  • August 31, 2024 abstract submission (to palikovam@vfu.cz)

 

Conference fees

  • EAFP member early registration                  160 €
  • EAFP member late registration                    180 €
  • EAFP non-member early registration           200 €
  • EAFP non-member late registration             220 €
  • Students (EAFP members, early reg.)         120 €
  • Students (EAFP members, late reg.)           140 €
  • Students (EAFP non-members, early reg.)  140 €
  • Students (EAFP non-members, late reg.)    160 €

EAFP members must already have the member fee paid for 2024.

The approximate price of the sightseeing tour will be 50 – 60 €. It will be paid on the spot.

These are details for the payment of the meeting fee:

Bank:  Deutsche Bank AG

Account holder: European Association of Fish Pathologists e.V.

IBAN: DE52 1007 0124 0160 3448 00

BIC: DEUTDEDB101

! It is very important to indicate the intended purpose for the transfer, e.g. “Name, CZ meeting fee 2024”!

If you use terms of payment as EAFP members, the EAFP membership fee must be paid before/simultaneously with the meeting payment.

 

Abstract preparation

All submitted abstracts will be peer-reviewed. All abstracts must be in English – the official language of the conference.

TITLE:  The abstract title is typed in CAPITAL LETTERS, with the exception of scientific names, which should be in upper/lower case and italicized.

AUTHOR(S):  Use * after the presenting author. Type in upper/lower case.

ADDRESS AND EMAIL:  Type all authors’ institution and country and email of the presenting author. Type in regular upper/lower case.

MAXIMUM LENGTH:  One page

PAGE SIZE:  Standard A4 paper

SPACING:  Single-spaced

PARAGRAPHS:  Paragraphs should be indented.

FONT SIZE:  Calibri, 12 points

PHOTOS & TABLES:  Photos, figures and tables should be reduced to the appropriate size for a one-page abstract and should be clearly readable at the reduced size.

Accommodation is available at the Křtiny Chateau (ordered and paid by participants!): https://www.zamek-krtiny.cz/en.

Do not use booking for accommodation at the castle, you need to book by phone (+420 724 057 614) or e-mail (helena.buchtova@slpkrtiny.cz) and give an information, that you are participating in the EAFP meeting.

In case of any questions, feel free to contact palikovam@vfu.cz.