Call for papers


The submission of contributions will be performed in two steps:


The proposals should be submitted in two of the working languages (Portuguese-English; Spanish- English; French-English);

Georgia, size 9.5, justified text, 1.5 line spacing;

Margins: top and bottom 2 cm, 3 cm left and right.

Summaries are limited to 3500 characters, for each language, including spaces and bibliographic references. They should include:

  1. Title (only the first word can start with uppercase letter and with a maximum of 12 words);
  2. Enter five keywords;
  3. Thematic axis of IPCE2017 option theme;
  4. Purpose of the study;
  5. Research method/methodology (if applicable);
  6. Results (if applicable);

Submission of abstracts should be done by e-mail until March 6 March 20, 2017.

Send in Word format (.doc or .docx) to;
Submissions will be evaluated by members of the Conference Scientific Committee.
All proposals will be subject to a double-blind peer review process.


Authors whose proposals are accepted will be asked to send the complete text of their papers in Word format (.doc or .docx) for publication in conference proceedings.

Paper submissions should contain original and unpublished work. They can be submitted in Portuguese, French, English or Spanish. The texts are limited to 30 000 characters, including spaces and excluding the title, affiliation and contact, abstract and keywords. May include images, tables, charts, photos, maps and notes.
The texts must follow the formatting standards of IPCE2017. The template must be downloaded and must be used to work directly on the file (click here). In case these standards are not respected, the texts will not be published.

Send to the email The subject of this e-mail should be “submission of the final article IPCE 2017” and the attached document identified with the surname of the author (s) and the title of the article until June 5, 2017.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The articles will be published in conference proceedings if at least one of its authors is a fully registered participant at the conference.

Poster presentation

A0 size: 850 mm (width) x 1190 mm (height);
Provide title, name (s) of author (s) and affiliation;
The font size must be suitable for easy reading at a distance of one meter;
Include essential information presented in a clear and direct way;
May include images, tables, graphs, photos, and maps;
The template may be downloaded and used to work directly on the file (click here).

The information contained in the posters and their prints is the responsibility of the author(s);
Posters can only be presented if at least one of its authors is a fully registered participant at the conference;
Posters will not be subject to evaluation. Send in PowerPoint format (.ppt or .pptx) to until March 6 March 20, 2017.