Abstract submission

Abstracts of up to 600 words, or full papers of up to 7,000 words, are invited for double-blind peer review; these will form the basis for acceptance for presentations.

If you are submitting an abstract or full paper it should clearly state the objective of the presentation, the findings and their significance to the proceedings, and how they help advance our knowledge of outdoor adventure.


An abstract should include title, keywords, introduction, method, findings/discussion and conclusions.

Full papers should also include a suitable literature review and abstract.


Please use Calibri font size 11 and save the document in Microsoft Word format using the family and first name of the presenter (eg. Taylor, Steve).  If supplying references, please include a maximum of five.

Inspiring conference posters are also requested from postgraduate students.

Please note: a new aspect of this conference is an opportunity for experienced researchers to collaborate with newer writers (Masters and PhD candidates, early career academics and so forth) in a ½ day workshop session. Therefore, please indicate on your submission that you are seeking a co-writing partner.


All abstracts should be submitted to [email protected] using the IAC2024 IAC 2024 Abstract template by 30th April 2024.

Early notification of acceptance is also available upon request. Simply email this request to [email protected]