General information


Important dates

D.Day 2018 is taking place on Thursday, April 26th 2018.


The meeting is free of charge, but registration is required.
Lunch is included and offered.
Please indicate if you only want to exhibit a poster, or be candidate for an oral presentation (See below “short talks”).
Although the D.Day is first dedicated to PhD students, it is open to everyone: students, post-docs, MER and professors are all welcome!

Abstract properties

Please use one of the following templates for abstract submission: doc file docx file
Please do not use special characters. For example, α should be written alpha.
There must be no more than 300 words in the abstract.
Do not include references, figures, or tables in your abstract.

Short talks

During the abstract submission process, PhD students can choose to present a poster or postulate to give an oral presentation in addition to their poster presentation.
PhD students who would like to give an oral presentation need to indicate this by selecting “Poster + Oral” during the registration process.
Students selected for brief oral presentations will be contacted during the week after registration closes, around April 16th.

ECTS Credits

The presentation of a poster is credited by 0.5 credits for the FBM PhD Doctoral School.
To validate this, the following form have to be signed by a member of the ADAS committee.

Poster format

Please try not to exceed format A0 (84 cm width x 119 cm length)
You can print your poster at the Unicom Center of UNIL.

Or at the Service d’Appui Multimedia at CHUV


Université de Lausanne
Quartier UNIL-Sorge
1015 Lausanne
Site Web:
Email : adas[@]

Meeting venue

CHUV – Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Auditoire César Roux – BH08
Rue du Bugnon 46
1011 Lausanne