30th Symposium and Annual Meeting of the International Society for Ceramics in Medicine

Nagoya, Japan October 26-29, 2018

Call for Papers and Submission


April 9, 2018   Abstract Submission Deadline (extended)
*Acceptance notification will be sent in the end of April.
May 28, 2018 : Full Text Submission Deadline for Proceedings
*Submission will be available in the in the end of April.
*Full Text Submission Fee: JPY8,000 per paper
(will be charged in the end of July, 2018.)
July 30, 2018 : Registration deadline for presenter
*To qualify early-bird discounted fee, June 30 is the deadline.


Abstract Submission


Before submission, please read the following guidelines carefully and prepare your abstract file with using the template provided below.

Abstract Submission

To apply for presentation at BIOCERAMICS30, please submit one-page abstract via website and select at least one appropriate category from the below and your preference, oral or poster.


  • Calcium phosphate bioceramics
  • Glass/Glass-ceramics
  • Porous materials
  • Composites
  • Cements
  • Bioinert ceramics
  • Biomimetics
  • Scaffolds/Tissue engineering
  • Drug delivery
  • Surface engineering and coatings
  • Nanomaterials
  • Medical diagnosis
  • Processing routes : 3D manufacturing, bio-inspired methods, templating…
  • Dental materials
  • Metals
  • Biological properties
  • Cells/Materials and tissue/Materials interactions
  • In vivo evaluation
  • Advances and perspectives in clinical trials
  • Regulation aspects, ...


A one-page abstract written in English (A4-size: 210 mm × 297 mm) is required for each presentation, oral or poster.
When preparing abstracts, use of abstract template (.doc) is strongly encouraged in formatting. The abstract will be printed in BLACK and WHITE in the abstract book using the uploaded camera-ready copy (pdf).

>>Abstract template (.doc) download
>>template (.pdf) download

Abstracts should be in PDF format with embedding all the fonts used in it for submission.

Creating PDF File

For submission, please convert your abstract from a Word file to an Adobe Acrobat PDF while embedding all the fonts used in it (including those in figures, tables, and pictures) to avoid garbled printout. Please select “High Quality” when you create the PDF file. After that, please check your abstract carefully (for layout problems, missing figures and garbled characters, etc.) No security settings are allowed.


Each presenting author is requested to register and pay in advance by July 30, 2018 for inclusion of his/her presentation into the BIOCERAMICS30 program.

If you have any inquiries, please contact the desk below anytime.


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