Abstract Information

The abstract deadline has passed and the submission module is now closed. 


All submitted abstracts undergo a peer-review process by an international panel of reviewers. Accepted abstracts are selected for poster discussion or poster display. The Programme Committee reserves the right to accept or reject any submitted abstract and re-categorise any accepted abstract. The decision of the Programme Committee is final and irrevocable.


Notice of acceptance or rejection of submitted abstracts will be sent to the submitting authors by mid-July 2015. It is the responsibility of the submitting author to inform all other authors of the status of the abstract. A submitting author may also check their congress profile to see the status of the abstract.

Author Registration

Presenting authors of accepted abstracts MUST register for the World Diabetes Congress by 18 September 2015, 17.00 Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). If the entire registration fee is not paid by the deadline, the abstract will be automatically withdrawn and will NOT be presented or published. Presenting authors and submitting authors of all abstracts, accepted or rejected, are entitled to the early registration rate until 18 September 2015 via their congress profile.


Abstract publication

All accepted abstracts will be published on the World Diabetes Congress website.

Late-breaking abstract policy

Please note that the World Diabetes Congress 2015 will not be accepting late-breaking abstracts.


The grant deadline has passed and the submission module is now closed.  Successful applicants for the grant will be informed via email by August 5th.