Abstract submission process

The submission of abstract follows a three-stage process, namely: 1. Registration on the DETA conference website as a presenter. 2. Uploading the abstract. 3. Finalising the submission process (if the abstract was accepted).

Step 1: Registration on the DETA Conference website

  • Click here to register. 
  • Ensure that you are registered as a presenter. You may update your profile from an attendee to a presenter.

Step 2: Uploading the abstract

  • Log onto the DETA conference website. Click here to login
  • Click on “Upload abstract.”
  • Fill in all the required details. Please note that all the fields with an asterisk (*) are compulsory.
  • Click on “Submit.”

Step 3: Finalising the submission process

  • The organising committee will review your abstract and reserve the right to accept, suggest changes, reallocate it to a different presentation type or decline your abstract. You will receive notifications throughout the entire process.
  • Should your abstract be accepted for presentation, the status of your abstract would change under “My abstracts”, to “Accepted”.
  • Now you need to finalise your abstract - see under “Conference” Finalise your Abstract - or click here.
Important Dates
Conference Duration
3 August 2021 - 5 August 2021
1 February 2021 - 31 July 2021 [CLOSED]
Call For Abstracts
3 January 2021 - 28 July 2021
Willem Cronje
Contact Email
[email protected]
Contact Number
(+27)12 420 5727
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