The Scientific Programme Committee is pleased to launch the call for abstracts (for digital posters) for the ONE – Health, Environment, Society – Conference 2022, taking place in Brussels (and via live web streaming) from 21 to 24 June 2022.
In the spirit of innovation, collaboration and partnership, the ONE Conference 2022 is a great opportunity to showcase your work, as it will bring together scientists and experts of diverse backgrounds and expertise from all over the world.
Submitting your abstract is simple. Read on to learn more about how to participate.
- Call for abstracts opens: 31 May 2021
- Abstract submission deadline: 15 September 2021
- Notification of review outcome: Mid-November 2021
- Deadline for accepted poster presenters to submit their video, accompanied by a short description, for the Instagram video contest (optional): Mid-January 2022
- Instagram video contest (optional): February 2022
- Deadline for accepted poster presenters to submit their digital poster: March 2022
Tracks and thematic sessions
Abstracts should be submitted under one of the following conference sessions. For a more detailed description of the thematic sessions, please check the ONE Conference 2022 webpage
engaging and communicating with others
Engaging within an evolving food safety ecosystem: opportunities and challenges
Making a difference: bridging research to policy
Putting science in context: the future of social sciences in risk analysisTurning open science into practice: a showcase on causality
better protecting human health
The challenge of human nutrition on an exhausted planet: securing sustainable and healthy diets for all
Safety assessment development needs for innovative food/feed products and technologies
Infectious diseases, from emergence to pandemics: improving understanding and preparedness
Antimicrobial resistance in food producing environments
ONE planetbetter protecting plant, animal and environmental health
Towards a framework for sustainability assessments
Towards a systems-based approach for the environmental risk assessment of pesticides
Protecting plants in the age of globalisation
Animal welfare and the search for sustainability
making sense of data
Augmenting human minds: artificial intelligence and big data in risk assessment
Combined exposure to multiple chemicals
Non-animal methodologies in risk assessment
Endocrine disruptors: present challenges and future directions
Microbiomes, chemicals and host health: an unresolved triad
Please note that the Scientific Programme Committee may allocate accepted abstracts to a different thematic session than the one chosen by the author.
Submitted abstracts will be considered for presentation as digital posters, to be displayed both in an online gallery and onsite.
Abstracts should be submitted in English via the online submission form on top of ONE Conference 2022 website homepage by 15 September 2021 (midnight, Brussels time). Each applicant can submit only one abstract as main author. Incomplete or late submissions, as well as abstracts submitted via other channels, will not be considered.
All submissions must be structured with the following fields:
- Title (maximum 200 characters)
- Co-author(s): last and first name, organisation (maximum 500 characters)
NB: the person submitting the abstract is considered the main author
- Abstract: introduction (maximum 1200 characters)
- Abstract: methodology (maximum 1200 characters)
- Abstract: results (maximum 1200 characters)
- Abstract: discussion (maximum 1200 characters)
The main authors of accepted abstracts will also be given the opportunity to present their digital poster as part of an online video contest that will run on Instagram in February 2022. The submitted videos will be posted on the EFSA Instagram account together with a short description.
The presenters of the three most liked videos will be invited to deliver a live pitch in Brussels during the conference.
The Scientific Programme Committee reserves the right to exclude videos that are considered inappropriate.
More details on the contest, including instructions on the format and length of the videos, will be provided to the main authors of accepted abstracts upon notification of acceptance.
The winners of the video contest will be invited to deliver a live poster pitch during the conference, and are entitled to reimbursement of travel and accommodation costs by EFSA, which will be covered in compliance with EFSA’s reimbursement rules.
Additional information on reimbursement entitlements will be provided to the main authors of accepted abstracts in the invitation letter.
If you have trouble submitting your abstract through the online form, or have any questions about the requirements or process, please contact the Scientific Programme Committee at scientific.conference [at] efsa.europa.eu