Europacat 2019
A joint event of the catalysis communities from Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium

Authors Information

Conference Language

The official language of the conference is English. Simultaneous translation will be not available.

Introduction to the audience/CV

A brief CV questionary enables the appropriate chair person to introduce all lecturers to the audience. Therefore lecturers are asked to download the CV form and saved with the Presenter’s lastname and return it to the organising secretariat by
1 August 2019.

Slide Center

The management of all the projections will be entrusted to a single system that will automatically upload the presentations to the meeting rooms. The presentation should be saved with the Presenter’s lastname. Please upload your presentation onsite at the Slide Center. Slide format: 16:9 Presenters are kindly requested to use PowerPoint (2003 or higher) for Windows. The Slide Centers PC are equipped with Microsoft Office 2016.
For any other special request please contact the
organising secretariat.

Oral Presentations

Plenary presentation 60 minutes
Keynote presentation 40 minutes
Oral presentation 20 minutes
Short oral presentation  10 minutes

Strict timekeeping will be essential for the smooth running of the conference.

Preparation of Poster

As a major guideline it is proposed to make the poster intelligible in itself, even in the absence of the author. It is suggested to divide the contents of each poster into introduction, results and conclusions, with a summary listing the pertinent results and conclusions.

The poster should be legible from a distance of 2-3 meters. Standard size for posters is 0.85 x 1.2 m (DIN A0-German Standard) vertically oriented. Therefore, please find the following specifications:

  • the minimum size should be 20 cm for graphs;
  • 3 cm for the paper’s title and the names/adresses of the authors in the heading lable;
  • 1,5 cm for sections headings such as introduction, results, labelling of figures and tables;
  • 0,8 cm characters in height for further text
  • Line spacing: 1,1 cm at minimum; 10 of such lines correspond to one figure.
  • Please use colours, symbols and schemes for improved clarity.

Preparation of ePoster

The ePoster will be displayed for the entire duration of the conference on an A0 screen. Please prepare a pdf file of your poster with the following attributes and submit the pdf-file no later than 5 August 2019 via internet

Attributes of the pdf file:      
Page Format: A0 portrait
High Quality
Embedded Fonts
without write protection
the file should not exceed 8 MB

Organiser and Contact


Theodor-Heuss-Allee 25
60486 Frankfurt am Main

Barbara Feisst
+49 (0)69 7564-333

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