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Abstract Submission Form

Thank you for your interest in presenting a paper or poster at the 8th Annual Orangutan SSP Husbandry Workshop & Conservation Summit. The abstract submission deadline for oral papers and poster presentations is August 15th, 2014.

This year the number of oral presentations may be limited. We especially encourage first-time presenters to submit their work as a poster. You may be asked during the review process to convert an oral paper to a poster presentation.

Audio Visual Requirements

We will provide PC (not Mac) notebook computers and a projector.

We ask that all presentations be done on PC compatible software, such as PowerPoint, or that you bring your own laptop and any necessary adapter cords to connect to our projectors.

ALL PowerPoint presentations must be burned to CD, jump drive, or uploaded to cloud-based storage in advance in order to be presented at the conference.

If you plan to use Apple/Mac programs, please either bring your own laptop and the correct cord adapters to connect to the projector, or export your presentation to PowerPoint.

All presentations may be videotaped; please initial here to acknowledge your consent to be filmed:

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E-mail Address

Are you submitting an abstract for a paper or a poster?
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Your Abstract

Limit 250 words, not including title; abstracts longer than 250 words will not be considered.

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Press SUBMIT FORM to send us your abstract, and we'll contact you soon.

2014 Orangutan SSP Husbandry Workshop
& Conservation Summit

October 6 – 9, 2014
Proudly hosted by the Houston Zoo in Houston, Texas

The Houston Zoo

Street Address:
6200 Hermann Park Drive
Houston, TX 77030

Mailing Address:
1513 Cambridge
Houston, TX 77030