Abstract submission


Abstract submission system is now closed.

Authors who wish to sumbmit their abstarct are kindly asked to contact Conference Organizing Office.

 Email: Carrot-symposium2018@targi.krakow.pl

​ Tel: +48 12 651 90 70


Start of abstract submission: February 1, 2018

Deadline for abstract submission: June 15, 2018

Deadline for abstract modification: July 15, 2018

Deadline for full paper submission: September 19, 2018 

Deadline for full paper modification: December 31, 2018

All conference abstracts and full papers have to be submitted via ROSA - Responsive Online System for Acta Horticulturae managed by the International Society for Horticultural Sciences. Link to the system will be provided here at the start of abstract submission.


Please note that authors are obliged to prepare and send a full paper (up to 8 pages) – via Rosa System.

Deadline for full paper submission: 19th September 2018.  

Information for athors you can be found on the website: https://www.ishs.org/authors

For ISHS Individual members, the abstract submission charge is fully waived.

For information on ISHS membership, please visit: https://www.ishs.org/members

Below please find ISHS online submission and review tool guidelines for authors. Please, read it carefully before submiting an abstract.

ISHS Student Awards

During each ISHS Symposium two student awards will be given:

  • one award for the best oral presentation given by a student who is in the same time the presenter and first author of the submitted manuscript
  • one award for the best poster presented by a student who is first author of the work

A special committee, set up by the symposium convener and an ISHS representative, will be responsible for selecting the awardees. Students to be eligible for this award must be the lead and presenting author of the submission and should be enrolled in a university or college. He/she can be undergraduategraduate or postgraduate (limited to 6 months after finishing the program of study), and with an age limit of 35.

How to participate? Students interested in participating in the ISHS Student Awards should indicate this when submitting their abstract in ROSA by ticking the appropriate box which is available in the abstract entry page. By indicating his/her interest in the ISHS Student Award the student confirms to meet the above-mentioned criteria for participation and agrees to accept the terms and conditions.

ISHS Student Award winners will be recognized in each symposium report published in the quarterly ISHS membership magazine Chronica Horticulturae, including a photo of the award ceremony or the award winners and a brief outline of the winners. Awardees will be invited to write a summary on their research, to be considered for publication in Chronica Horticulturae. A one-year complimentary membership of the ISHS and a Certificate will be awarded to the winners.

For information on ISHS Student Award, please visit: https://www.ishs.org/student-awards