Call for abstracts

We are pleased to announce this Call for Abstracts for the IDF International Cheese Science and Technology Symposium 2021 which will be held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, June 7, 9 and 11.

General Instructions

  • Authors for which the proposals had been accepted for the 2020 program must re-submit their abstract on the virtual platform. Different options are offered. Go to the link for Abstract guidelines and recommendations below.
  • Proposals in the form of oral presenations and e-posters will be evaluated. The Scientific Committee invites proposals on topics of interest concerning the cheese sciences.
  • Abstracts must be submitted using the virtual platform (see below). No other form will be accepted.
  • All the information needed for submission is indicated on the platform and the mandatory fields must all be filled in order to complete the submission process.
  • No changes can be made in abstracts after the deadline.

The topics of the scientific sessions of the IDF Cheese Science and Technology Symposium are :

  1. Microbial ecology: starters, adjunct and indigenous microbiota
  2. Ripening, flavor and cheese authenticity
  3. Cheese technology: process eco-efficiency and innovative approaches
  4. Cheese structure and rheology
  5. Innovation, functionnality, nutrition and health

Choice of the types of presentations:

  1. Oral presentation - 15-minute video;
  2. e-Poster: PDF file and / or a 5-minute video;
  3. Student Short Oral Presentation Competition (5-minute video)

Access to the virtual platform for abstract guidelines and recommendations.

Access to the virtual abstract submission platform.

Important Deadlines - EXTENSION for Oral Presentations

Oral Presentation Abstracts.......................................................................March 22, 2021

Student Short Oral Presentation Abstracts..............................................March 22, 2021

e-Poster Abstracts .......................................................................................April 15, 2021

Notification of Acceptance - (Oral presentations)......................................March 31, 2021

Notification of Acceptance - (e-Poster)...........................................................May 1, 2021