Congress Regulations

1. Each session lasts 90 minutes. Time available for presentation in sessions:

— didactic session — 15 minutes for presentation, 5 minutes for discussion

— original articles session — 10 minutes for oral presentation, 5 minutes for discussion

— clinical cases session — 15 minutes for presentation, 5 minutes for discussion

2. Presentation should include declaration about potential conflicts of interest (in regard to the current presentation). Slide with model declaration can be downloaded from: abstrakty.ptkardio.pl/files/pdf/konflikt.pptx.

3. Poster presentations will take place in the poster session hall. Poster dimensions: width 100 cm, height 150 cm. Poster should contain the name (names) of the author (authors), title and the name of centre the author is originated from. Allowed languages: Polish, English. Posters assigned to particular session should be placed no later than 20 minutes before the beginning of the session in appropriate location described by the article number (number from „Abstract system” — in „Your abstracts” tab please click „Preview” and read off the number located at the top near the poster title). After the end of the session please remove your posters. The posters not removed at the given time will be removed by the Congress staff.

4. We kindly inform that multimedia presentation systems in session halls don’t allow to connect and use individual computers. Multimedia presentations on media (pendrive, CD) created in Power Point should be carried to presentation collection point no later than 30 minutes before the session. Presentations should be sent to session chairperson at least 2 days before the session in order to allow chairperson to prepare for the discussion.

5. Presentations in formats other than PowerPoint should be prepared as autorun applications or can contain appropriate player in the folder. Please save presentations on CD-ROM’s or pendrives. Movies may be prepared in avi, divx, xvid, wmv, mov and mpg formats only and should be saved in the presentation folder. Organizing and Scientific Committees are not responsible for differences in displayed fonts, colours, size of the windows, etc. in presentations prepared in systems other than Microsoft Windows.

6. We kindly ask to convert PowerPoint 2010 and 2013 presentations to pptx format.

This action can be done in the menu by selecting convert and compatibility mode.