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Online registration

Guidelines for authors

In order to take part in the BalCon2018 Conference, including an article publication, it is required to follow the instructions below.

The registration process starts  while the registration form is filled in and sent to biuro@balcon.com.pl. The registration form template is available at  the Conference website, authors’ part (http://2018.balcon.com.pl/pl/formularz-zgloszenia/). The English abstract following the guidelines  http://2018.balcon.com.pl/en/abstract-guidlines/ is required as an attachment. The abstract will be published in the proceedings, covered by the Conference fee and available at the Conference start. A successful first step means you are a BalCon2018 Conference participant and allows us to host you on the ferry board in Gdynia, 20th of April, 2018.

The next stage is to register the contribution in the SAGA system  (https://saga.edpsciences.org/topic/matecconf/334). It is required to enter the first and second names and the e-mail address in the registration panel. The submitted e-mail is a means of correspondence concerning article publication in the scope of BalCon 2018, including editorial guidelines. While all the data are submitted and accepted a confirmation e-mail will be send, including login and password  to an individual panel in the SAGA system.

After logging in the SAGA system three steps are required:


Complete the contact data and the home institution data of the participant


Choose out of the following:
– presentation type: poster, oral contribution
– presentation field: timber structures / reinforced concrete (RC) structures / steel structures / management and technology in building engineering / geotechnics


Enter the following data:
-contribution title
– a list of institutions
– a list of authors

While the entirety of the information above is  approved the system is ready to receive the full-text version and to start the review process