Invited Speaker Submissions
Thank you for choosing to speak at the 2021 African Congress on Sickle Cell Disease to be held Virtually, from 25 - 29 May 2021.
This page is designed to streamline your submission process as we gather information about your presentation(s), biography, photograph and social handle. These would be applied towards building your speaker profile on the main congress website, announcements on official congress social media platforms and the congress online preliminary program.
The submission form is built to be flexible, providing an option to submit your presentation and biography information at once or just your biography while you work around defining your presentation information.
NB: Please note that incomplete forms cannot be saved.
About Your Presentation(s)
The presentation title should objectively describe the content. It should be brief and in sentence case. Thank you for not using non-standard abbreviations and commercial names.
Preferred Format: *
2. Presentation Description
Please write two to three sentences describing your presentation, including a rationale for why this is a priority topic of regional/global interest and how it reflects the Congress theme Working to Overcome Sickle Cell Disease - What Next?.
NB: This will be used to promote your presentation on the congress website, newsletter and social media.
Short Description *
Speaker Bio and Social Profiles
1. Speaker Biography
Tell us briefly about yourself. (Limit 500 characters) *
2. Social Profiles/Handles
My Social Handles*
Photo / Document Uploads
Upload your selected photos here. This will be featured on the speaker page of the main congress website and other congress collateral. You can also upload your presentation synopsis here, if available in Pdf or Docx format.
Size limit: 5mb, Formats: .jpg, .jpeg, .png, .pdf, .docx
By submitting your biography, presentation synopsis and social profiles, you consent to their display and usage for the necessary activities to promote your presentation and facilitate the success of the congress.