Call for proposals: Deadline Extended to 20 October 2021

The information outlined below is required when submitting your IMPAC5 proposal.  Please note, there is a checklist for each session format.  

Speed Talk

  • Title (maximum 20 words)
  • Presentation Description (maximum 300 words)
  • Justification (maximum 200 words)
    Explain why your presentation matters for MPA conservation and how your topic relates to one or more of the IMPAC5 themes
  • Identification of IMPAC5’s relevant stream(s), theme(s) and key question(s) 
  • Selection of five keywords that describe the most essential concepts or topics of your presentation
  • Tweetable description of your presentation
    (less than 200 characters in English; less than 250 characters in French)
  • Acknowledgement of Disclosure of Interest statement
  • Acceptance of IMPAC5’s Code of Conduct and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) statement

Symposium – individual submission

  • Title (maximum 20 words)
  • Presentation Description (maximum 300 words)
  • Justification (maximum 200 words)
    Explain why your presentation matters for MPA conservation and how your topic relates to one or more of the IMPAC5 themes
  • Identification of IMPAC5’s relevant theme(s), stream(s), key question(s)
  • Selection of five keywords that describe the most essential concepts or topics of your presentation
  • Tweetable description of your presentation
  • (less than 200 characters in English; less than 250 characters in French)
  • Acknowledgement of Disclosure of Interest statement
  • Acknowledgement of IMPAC5’s Code of Conduct and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) statement

E-poster

  • Title (maximum 20 words)
  • Presentation Description (maximum 300 words
  • Justification (maximum 200 words)
    Explain why your presentation matters for MPA conservation and how your topic relates to one or more of the IMPAC5 themes
  • Identification of IMPAC5’s relevant theme(s), stream(s), key question(s)
  • Selection of five keywords that describe the most essential concepts or topics of your poster
  • Tweetable description of your poster
    (less than 200 characters in English; less than 250 characters in French)
  • Acknowledgement of Disclosure of Interest statement
  • Acknowledgement of IMPAC5’s Code of Conduct and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) statement

Symposium – lead a session

  • Title (maximum 20 words)
  • Presentation Description (maximum 300 words)
  • Justification (maximum 200 words)
  • Explain why your presentation matters for MPA conservation and how your topic relates to one or more of the IMPAC5 themes
  • Identification of IMPAC5’s relevant theme(s), stream(s), key question(s)
  • Names of each of the speakers participating in your session   
    NOTE: each speaker listed MUST submit an individual proposal and will need to cross-reference your session (title and name of session leader)
  • Selection of five keywords that describe the most essential concepts or themes of your session
  • Tweetable description of your presentation
  • (less than 200 characters in English; less than 250 characters in French)
  • Acknowledgement of Disclosure of Interest statement
  • Acknowledgement of IMPAC5’s Code of Conduct and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) statement

Knowledge Sharing Session – lead a session

  • Title (maximum 20 words)
  • Presentation Description (maximum 300 words)
  • Justification (maximum 200 words)
    Explain why your presentation matters for MPA conservation and how your topic relates to one or more of the IMPAC5 themes
  • Identification of IMPAC5’s relevant theme(s), stream(s), key question(s)
  • Names of each individual who will be supporting the delivery of your session (e.g., co-facilitator)
  • Selection of five keywords that describe the most essential concepts or topics of your session
  • Tweetable description of your presentation
    (less than 200 characters in English; less than 250 characters in French)
  • Maximum / minimum number of attendees for your session
  • Acknowledgement of Disclosure of Interest statement
  • Acknowledgement of IMPAC5’s Code of Conduct and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) statement