1. Important dates

  • submission of abstracts: until 30 November 2023;
  • notification to authors: until 15 December 2023;
  • registration with a contribution: from 2 to 10 January 2024;
  • registration without a contribution (limited): from 2 January to 1 March 2024;
  • conference: 22 to 24 April 2024;
  • submission of the final text for publication: until 15 September 2024.

2. Submission of abstracts

We accept proposals for an oral contribution format (maximum 20 minutes). Proposals must be sent to the address, with the following information:

  • name(s) of author(s);
  • institution;
  • title of paper;
  • email(s);
  • ORCID;
  • complete address;
  • abstract  (up to 300 words);
  • 6 keywords;
  • CV (5 lines).

Contributions arising from academic theses in progress should include (upon authorization and collaboration) the supervisor(s) as coauthor(s). All abstracts will be subject to review by the Scientific Committee. Authors will be notified by e-mail. Languages: Portuguese, Spanish, French, English.

3. Registration

To validate your status as a speaker, you must register through and attach the application form and, if applicable, the proof of the bank transfer:

  • Registration without a contribution – (limited): 25 € (until 1 March 2024).
  • Registrations with an oral or poster contribution: 100 € (until 10 January 2024).

Information for payment of registration:

Beneficiary: Universidade de Aveiro IBAN: PT 50 0035 0836 0000 1785 2307 0 SWIFT Code / BIC: CGDIPTPL Código SWIFT / BIC: CGDIPTPL Bank: Caixa Geral de Depósitos Balcão da Universidade,  3810-193 AVEIRO Bank taxes are to be paid by the participant.

  • Teachers and students of the University of Aveiro and CLLC members are exempt from registration payment. In such cases, in order to receive a participation certificate, a payment of 5 € must be made. Members of the Scientific Committee of the congress are exempt from payment.
  • Each contribution can only be presented by its author(s).
  • Registration is required for participation in the conference, even for those who are exempted from paying.

4. Submission of final texts

The final texts of contributions for publication in the journal Forma Breve, will also be subject to a peer review process and must be sent, in a Word file, to until the 15 September 2024, in accordance with the following stipulations:

  • Formatting: 12 point Times New Roman, 1.5 line spacing;
  • References, according to APA (see tutorial at <>);
  • Header: title, name(s), institution(s), email;
  • Abstract up to 300 words (Portuguese and English);
  • 6 keywords (Portuguese and English);
  • Page limit: 20.
  • Authors must hold the copyrights of the images included in their articles.