Call for Abstracts - Guidelines

We invite abstracts for oral and poster presentations from Aotearoa and the Pacific region that align with one or more of the following conference objectives.

  • Children and the Environment
  • Children and the Pandemic
  • Culture & Identity
  • Prevention & Autonomy
  • Strengthening family and community systems
  • Bridging our Children’s Workforce
  • Children’s data across systems
  • Impact of Digital System

Abstract Format

Oral Presentation

  • Presenters will be allocated 15 minutes: 10-minute presentation, 5-minute discussion
  • PowerPoint is the standard medium for presentations however other formats are allowed by prior arrangements to ensure the right facilities will be available.

Poster Presentation

  • Posters will be on display for the entire conference.
  • Posters should be A0 portrait (1189mm high x 841mm wide). The poster panels will be velcro receptive. Other poster formats can be negotiated by prior arrangement.

A condition of submission is that, if accepted, the abstracts will be published in the online conference programme on the Moana Connect website.

Submit your abstract by clicking on this link. Your abstract must contain the following:

Title of Presentation

Authors/Presenters & Institutions/Organisations/Groups:

  • Show first and last name only
  • The name of the presenter should be indicated in bold and underlined.

Body of Abstract

  • Background: purpose of the study/ the study’s objectives
  • Approach: the methods, framework or approach used
  • Results: a summary of the results or outcomes
  • Conclusion: the significance of the findings or outcomes

Note: Upon abstract acceptance, all presenters must register. Please note the presenter will be responsible for own costs of presentation such as conference registrations, fees, travel, accommodation and any other expenses. 

If you require further information, contact Lois Chu Ling: | 020 4134 0980