Presentation Specifications


More than 100 abstracts were received and analysed by the Scientific and Technical Committee. About 50 were accepted for oral presentation and 25 for poster presentation.

Authors who received confirmation of the acceptance of their papers, either for oral or poster presentation, were invited to submit a full paper before 30 June 2007.

Specifications for papers

The maximum length of papers is 15 pages.

The full paper must demonstrate a significant advance in knowledge in water infrastructure asset management.
Submissions should be made via this Conference website using the on-line system, adopting the same procedure as for the abstracts.


The following information should be included in your paper:

  • Author’s name and affiliation;
  • Title of presentation;
  • Three to five Key Words (to help with identification);
  • Contact person’s e-mail address, postal address, and telephone and fax numbers.

At least one author of each selected paper and poster must register not later than 10 August and attend the conference to present the paper. The same requirement applies to paper publication in the proceedings. Authors must meet their own expenses to attend the Conference.

Template for paper submission click here

To submit papers click here

Specifications for poster

Size - Posters should be 80cm x 120cm

Layout and Style

Title - The title should include author’s names, affiliations and email address’.
Flow - The flow of the chart should be clear and logical. Individual pages should be numbered
Handouts - Ideally one-page handouts with overview of poster and contact details
Presenter Photographs - Along with a contact detail whilst you are at LESAM2007 i.e. mobile telephone number
Register of Interest - A sheet of paper for people whom would like further details to leave contact details
Submission - At least one author of the poster should be present at conference. Presenters should bring their posters with them to the conference. Posters are to be set up and dismantled by authors at an allotted time; materials will be available for you to do this.

Poster Template click here | PowerPoint 121 kb

Specifications for oral presentations

Template for oral presentations click here