All those wishing to send a contribution (Paper, Poster, Symposium) shall submit an extended abstract.

The use of English is preferable, but the extended abstracts can also be in Italian.
Proposals will be peer reviewed.

The submission deadline is 10 May 2019 at 23:59 (Central European Time).

The submission deadline has been extended until 24 May 2019 at 23:59 (Central European Time).

Submit a contribution

To submit an abstract for a symposium please contact dfa.wellbeing@supsi.ch

Guidelines for abstracts

All those wishing to send a contribution shall submit an extended abstract of minimum 1500 maximum 2000 words, including references. The extended abstracts shall comprise the following elements:

  • Title
  • Introduction
  • Research question and objectives
  • Methodology, methods and sample
  • Analyses and results
  • Discussion
  • References

Please do not include tables or graphs in your abstract. Please follow APA guidelines for references.

Maximum two submissions per person are allowed as presenting author. There is no limit in the number of contributions as author/co-author.


The accepted extended abstracts will be published in a monograph. The monograph will be bilingual (English and Italian).