Abstract Guidelines

Abstract Guidelines

We are pleased to open the call for papers for the Asian Downstream Summit 2020. We welcome all submissions that address the conference themes or other contemporary technological case studies and advances in the oil & gas industry.

The Advisory Committee will review all submissions and accept those that comply with word count and format requirements.
Abstract Guidelines


  • Abstracts for the 2nd tranche should be submitted by 30th April 2020
  • The presenting author must be listed as the first author.
  • The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the content of the abstract before submission.
  • Submitted abstracts should include non-published data.
  • Abstracts previously presented will not be accepted.
  • All abstracts should be 100-500 words, submitted and presented in clear English with accurate grammar and spelling of a quality suitable for publication.
  • Prior to submission all relevant approvals, clearance, and availability to attend must be in place.
  • You may submit more than 1 abstract. However, presenters that are accepted for oral presentation will be permitted to give only 1 presentation.
  • Abstract Topic – abstracts must be allocated to a specific Theme, Topic and Sub-Topic. For a complete listing of abstract Themes, Topics and Sub-Topics, please view the abstract theme page HERE.
  • Abstract title - limited to 10 words
  • Technology case studies will be prioritized
  • Abstracts presented with customers will be prioritized
  • Important note: Abstract submission is free of charge, however, speakers for accepted abstracts would need to pay a speaker fee of USD 4,400 if not exhibiting/sponsoring at the event


  • Each technical presentation is strictly limited to 20 minutes only.
  • Each presentation must have no more than 16 slides
  • We do not allow company introductions during presentations
  • Ratio for PPT is 16:9
  • We recommend to keep text to a minimum
  • Ensure any text is in large font
  • Use graphs, charts, and/or tables
  • Ensure contents have a logical flow
2nd Tranche Abstract Submission closes on 30 April 2020