Call for Abstracts /Papers

Abstracts and papers for GCET20 may be submitted addressing issues on how environmental taxation, broadly defined, can play a role in a wide range of sustainability topics​.

All abstracts must be submitted in Word format (.doc or .docx files) to the conference email at: [email protected]

The abstract submission deadline is 31 March 2019.


Format and style of abstracts:


To be presented in Times New Roman (TNR) of 12 pt., double spaced pragraphs, left alignment.

Document title:

To be presented in TNR 12 pt., centred, with capital letters.


The name of the author and co-authors in TNR of 12 pt., bold and centred, should be placed below the title. The name of the presenting author must be underlined.


Abstracts should not exceed 400 words. No figures, tables, footnotes, endnotes or other references should be included in the abstract.


Please add up to five keywords below the abstract. This will help – if the abstract is accepted – to prepare the conference programme.

Biographical note of presenting author:

Please include a paragraph of up to 150 words with main biographical details of the presenting author. These will be included in the book of abstracts of the conference.

After an abstract is accepted the submission deadline for draft full papers is 1 August 2019. Full papers should not exceed 6,000 words, including figures, tables, footnotes, endnotes and other references. Authors should strictly adhere to this word limit. More information on the requirements for full papers are provided in the relevant page.

GCET20 Young Researcher Award: One of the key objectives of GCET is the promotion of junior contributions and the fostering of state-of-the art scientific research. Accordingly, any student or researcher younger than 35 can be a candidate for the “GCET20 Young Researcher Award”. Proof of age needs to be submitted (scanned copy of a government identification to be uploaded, file named as (Your initial_2018_ID). Only accepted abstracts will be considered for the Young Researcher Award.