Guidelines & submission

Editorial guidelines

Abstracts should not be longer than 2000 characters (ca. 250 words) and should not include tables, figures or references.

Abstracts of empirical work should be presented in the following format: Introduction, Methods, Results and Conclusions.

Abstracts of non-empirical work should be presented in the following format: Background, Main issue, and Conclusions.

Authors are responsible for the content and the accuracy of their abstracts.


To submit your abstract, please use the online form

It is possible to submit several abstracts.

The Selection Committee will give you a formal answer by the end of April, 2018.

"Young Investigators" Grant

In order to encourage the research efforts of professionals who are early-on in their careers, a grant was made available, with support from the SSAM, to facilitate participation in the international multidisciplinary symposium on “Excessive gambling”: terms & form