The Society for Ethnobotany

Fostering research and education on the past, present, and future uses of plants by people.

Abstract Submission


Deadline for Abstract Submission is April 15

The 60th Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany

The Future of Forests:
Perspectives from Indigenous People,
Traditional Practices, and Conservation

Cincinnati, Ohio: June 2nd - June 6th 2019
The University of Cincinnati

Welcome to the Abstract Submission Process

Welcome to the Abstract Submission Process for the annual scientific meeting of the Society for Economic Botany. Abstracts can only be accepted if you have already registered for the conference. There will be no reimbursements for no-shows.

If you are organizing a session, and have already contacted potential participants, you may contact the Abstract Manager at We will review and accept organized sessions on a rolling basis up until the abstract submission deadline. Participants should not submit their individual abstracts until the Conference Organizers have approved the session and given further instructions for the abstract submissions.

Abstract Submission – Before You Begin

Please read the following important information regarding submission of your abstract.

  • Abstract Submission deadline will end promptly at 11:59 pm EST on April 15th, 2019.

  • Proper name and spelling of: co-authors and email addresses, university or institution name, department, and an address you would like to use.

  • Have the correct title of your abstract. Do not use all CAPS in composing your abstract.

  • Please note the format that your abstract will cover.

  • If you are idle for over 15 minutes you will be prompted to “keep your session alive”; if you do not respond, you will be logged out and your data lost.

  • Please carefully review your information on each page. Most mistakes are the result of haste or inadequate proofreading. Going back more than one page in your work may cause site errors.
  • Please note: The person submitting the abstract will be able to make correction/changes to the abstract after submission.

  • On completion, your abstract and your submission details will automatically be emailed to all of the attributed authors, including yourself. This will be the only confirmation that you will receive.

Abstract Composition

  • Please limit your abstract to 300 words or less.

  • You can paste your abstract in directly from Word or iWork; however, all formatting except: bold, italics, underline, and sub/superscript will be removed.

  • If you need help entering special HTML characters such as: Greek characters, symbols, and so forth; click here.

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Abstract Submission Deadline is April 15, 2019 at 11:59 PM PST.

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