The 57th Sanibel Symposium was held February 19th - 24th, 2017


All speakers (plenary and invited session, oral presenters) and poster presentors are invited to submit an abstract. All abstracts must be submitted as a PDF file through our ABSTRACT COLLECTION SITE (see below) by December 31, 2016. If your abstract is not received by December 31, 2016, it will not appear on the web.

  • Abstracts should be no more than one page in length, text area 16.5 x 22.5 cm or 6.5 x 9 inches
  • Presenting author name should be underlined
  • Abstracts not submitted in PDF will be returned; if you have problems with this email
  • PDF files that will not open or have errors will be returned

Please create your own PDF and verify that it was created error free.

WARNING: Make sure that your equations transfer correctly to PDF.

By Submitting this Abstract, the author or authors authorize the organizers of the Sanibel Symposia to publish or reproduce the Abstract in its entirety as they see fit (including electronically) for the purposes of supporting and publicizing the Symposium.

After the deadline date of December 31, 2016, all abstracts received will only be available on the web after conclusion of the Symposium.


Submit your abstract via the Univ. Florida Conference Department Abstract server. You will need to establish an account, then login and select "57th Sanibel Symposium" from the meetings listed on the left-hand side. Go to Abstract Server and proceed. Please also email us a copy of your PDF file as a backup.

Please contact Ms. Galyna Vakulenko at with any questions or concerns.