750 word abstract of the symposium, and must include the title and a paragraph about each paper (minimum of 3 papers) in the symposium. There is an additional 250 words for references. The symposium as a whole must have a clear focus and each paper therein must be clearly related to the overall focus/theme of the symposium but also offer distinct perspectives.
You can also contact your Special Interest Group who may be putting together symposia. Visit www.bera.ac.uk/communities for a list of all the SIGs and contact details.
If your abstract does not include a paragraph under the title of each paper, this may be reviewed as an individual abstract. Successful symposia will be allocated a 90 minute session.