Presentations & Posters


Presentations of talks or posters at the symposium are only permitted on research funded by the citrus industry via CRI. Presenters are required to submit an abstract of the paper/poster before Friday, 21 May 2024, by email, as an attachment in MS Word, to Abstracts should not exceed 250 words and be typed in ARIAL font, size 10. Full details such as the title, author(s) and affiliated organisations should also be included. The presenting author’s name should be underlined and a corresponding author should be denoted by an * and an email address provided. Abstracts will be published in a booklet that will be available at registration. NB: The deadline for abstract submissions is 31 May 2024. It may not be possible to accommodate all requests for oral presentations and authors may be asked to present a poster instead. Presenters of oral talks and one presenter of each poster on research funded by CRI do not pay the registration fee. All invited speakers do not pay the registration fee.

All abstracts must be submitted in both ENGLISH AND AFRIKAANS. Keynote abstracts may be in English only.



The preferred language for presentations is English. All Powerpoint slides should be prepared in English. Presentations should be in MS PowerPoint 2010 or newer, slide size 16:9. Take note that all talks are to be uploaded at the Audio and Visual booth at the front of the hall the day before your talk.



Size of posters:
A0 = 1188 mm x 840 mm
Orientation of posters: Portrait (poster boards are made to fit portrait posters only).

Exhibition space will be available for 36 scientific posters. Ample space will be available for displays of sponsors


Important Dates

  • 31 May 2024: Deadline for abstract submission.
  • 11 July 2024: Last day for early registration and full payment.
  • 12 August 2024 : Cut-off date for registrations
  • 18 August 2024: Golf day, Registration & Welcome dinner.






Tshidi Ramabu (013-759-8000) –

Enquiries & Sponsorships

Liezl van der Linde [013-759-8003] –

Confirmation of Registration and Sponsorship payments

Christine Stoppel-Grove [013-759-8005] –



Address to send sponsorship items/promotional material to be placed in symposium bags

Citrus Research International
2 Baker Street
Nelspruit 1200
[Attention : Liezl van der Linde]