Guidelines for the Preparation of IMPA Congress 2018 Presentations

Thank you indeed for giving a presentation to the 24th  IMPA Congress 2018.  It will be much appreciated if you adhere to these guidelines.

Written Papers

Written papers will be printed direct from typescripts submitted by authors.  Printing will be performed in black and white.

The paper should be written in Microsoft Word under headings arranged in the following order:

  • Except where noted, please use Arial 10pt Font.
  • Title (Arial 14pt, upper case).
  • Name of Author(s), Position or Title and Company/Association.
  • All presentations must be written in English,

 Visual Presentations:

  • Visual presentations to be prepared in Microsoft PowerPoint format.
  • Please specify the file name as “presentation date_session start time_surname”, e.g. 09_11.00_Lee.ppt

Please upload your Written Paper and/or PowerPoint presentation onto the conference website by 23 March 2018:

  • Step 1: Sign up & Log-in at the IMPA 2018 website (
  • lStep 2: Click on “On-line Submission”
  • Step 3: Choose one of sessions where the speaker gives the speech.
  • Step 4: Enter the presentation title and upload the presentation file.
  • Step 5: Click on “Submit” button; confirmation of successful upload will automatically be sent by e-mail .

It is advised that all speakers also bring a back-up of their PowerPoint Presentation to the conference on a memory stick.  If you have changes after the deadline or need to make changes onsite, please bring a copy on a memory stick to the speakers’ preview room.

Please visit the speakers’ preview room (require location) at least 4 hours before your presentation to review, load and test your presentation.