Call for Abstracts

2017 Call for Abstracts Brochure (PDF)

CAPL Annual Conference: Instructions for submission

The following formats of presentations are welcome: regular, workshop, symposium, mock trial.

  1. Prepare your abstract on the official Abstract Submission Form online at: If other than regular presentation, please specify preferred format.
  2. Deadline for submissions is November 1st, 2016.
  3. The room will be equipped with regular audio/visual presentation electronic equipment such as computer, projector, screen, and speakers. Other a/v needs may incur a fee to the presenter. We suggest that you discuss this with us in advance of the meeting.
  4. For PowerPoint presentations, the author / presenter is encouraged to use the CAPL presentation template. (Optional)


Unless otherwise indicated, regular presentations will be allotted 20 minutes (formal delivery) +10 minutes interaction time.

Workshop or symposium presentations will be allotted extra time, as deemed appropriate by the programme chair / committee and as overall program time allows.