Important information regarding the submission of contributions

  • Contributions can be made for
    • Poster (Din A0)
  • Only a short description (max. 2,300 characters) is required for submission.
  • As the LightMAT is an international conference, we ask you to write your abstracts, documents and the later presentation or poster in English.
  • At a later step, you will have the opportunity to submit a short paper on your contribution or to make your presentation or poster digitally available to the participants of LightMAT 2019 in advance.
  • You must bring your
    • poster (printed)
      to LightMAT 2019 in Manchester with you. It is not necessary to send or upload them in advance.

Submission Instructions

To submit an abstract to LightMat 2019, please follow the steps below:

Go to and select "Register with abstract submission".

Click on "Login".

Log in with your access data from LightMAT 2017 or another DGM event you have registered for in the past, or register a new account.

Go to "Register for Event"

Click on "I want to submit a submission and participate" and then select the ticket that is right for you.

Complete the booking process and go to "Start submission"

Go to "Add new submission", select the topic to which you would like to submit an abstract and follow the submission procedure