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Registration and Abstract Submission



Registration and abstract submission is expectedly to be opened early in March; the date will be announced at the symposium site.

Registration and abstract's submission procedure

Those who plan to make presentation(s) at the Symposium (up to two presentations of the oral or/and poster type(s) per presenting author) are invited to create a personal account at the Symposium website (http://frumkinsymp.ru) in order to fill in the registration form and to submit abstract(s) of presentation:

  • Go to the Symposium website http://frumkinsymp.ru;
  • Find and press "Registration/Submission" button (you will be redirected to the site https://www.conftool.pro/frumkin2020 of our symposium organizing partner MKCongress);
  • Choose "Create account and submit contribution" option and follow the registration instructions. Payment of the conference fee is not needed at this stage.
    IMPORTANT: Immediately after creation of your account an E-mail message(s) of confirmation will be sent from the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. address to all your E-mail addresses you have entered (including the reserve ones). If you do not receive this confirmation please check the correctness of the E-mail address(es) you entered. Also, please check your "SPAM" folder(s) for the above confirmation message.

After completion of the registration procedure (with the receipt of the above confirmation message) you can either proceed with submission of your abstract(s) or logout and submit your abstract(s) later.

To submit an abstract:

  • Go again to the Symposium website;
  • Find and press "Abstract's Template" button in order to load the Template;
  • Prepare your abstract(s) in conformity with the Template. Each Presenting Author is eligible for submitting up to two abstracts (two "Oral", or two "Poster", or "Oral" and "Poster" presentations). Each Absentee Author (who is interested in publication of his/her abstract(s) in the symposium booklet but who does not want to attend the Symposium personally) can submit for publication in the Symposium Book of Abstracts up to two abstracts;
  • Go again to the Symposium website;
  • Find and press "Registration/Submission" button (you will be redirected again to the MKCongress site https://www.conftool.pro/frumkin2020);
  • Login into your account if you have already created it;
  • Choose "Your Submissions" option and follow instructions on abstract's submission. Please indicate your preference among the "Oral", "Poster" or "Publication" forms of your submission(s). Please choose "Oral" if your presentation is invited by the Organizing Committee as "Plenary", "Keynote", or "Invited Oral" lecturer. Absentee Author (who does not want to attend the Symposium personally) should choose "Publication" type of submission. Young Scientists (age under 30, no PhD degree), who have submitted ONLY POSTER contribution(s) are eligible for submitting ONE of these contributions for a short oral presentation at the Student Oral Session. These submissions will be additionally reviewed.

Payment of the conference fee is not needed at this stage.

Young Scientists (age under 30, no PhD degree), who are to deliver ONLY POSTER presentation(s) are eligible for submitting ONE of these contributions ALSO for a SHORT ORAL presentation within the Student Oral Session (Section 9).
To claim such a participation in the Student Oral Session one should include words "Student Oral Session" into the text field: “Remark/Message from…” in the course of submission of its abstract at the Registration site.
Applications for such short oral presentations within Section 9 will be evaluated by the Organizing Committee of the principal section (from 1 to 8) where this poster contribution is submitted.

Email messages confirming the abstract(s) submission will be sent automatically from the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. address to your email address(es) (including the reserve email addresses) indicated in the course of your registration procedure. Please ensure that they will not be placed into the "Spam" folder of your e-mail program/server.

Recommended period of the registration and abstract submission: till April 30, 2020.

Definitive deadlines for submission (different for "Oral" and "Poster" presentations) will be announced later at the Symposium website.

Notification on the status of a presentation

  • Every abstract submitted before the definitive deadline for oral presentations will be considered by the committee of the corresponding section of Symposium which will attribute a status (keynote, invited oral, oral or poster) of the presentation.
  • The decisions on the abstract's status will be sent to the author's email address(es) as well as announced at the symposium website (section "Registration/Submission") till May 31, 2020.
  • The presentations submitted after this deadline can only be accepted for exposition in the poster form.
  • Technical information on oral and poster presentations at the Symposium will be available at the Symposium website.

Expected conference fees of participants of the Frumkin Symposium:

200 euro - for a regular participant;
100 euro - for a Young scientist (age under 30, no PhD degree);
  15 euro - per each abstract submitted by an Absentee participant (not more than two abstracts per participant).

Regular or young scientist’s conference fee covers participation in the symposium, presentation of one or two contributions and the publication of their abstracts in the Book of Abstracts.

Definitive size of conference fees and payment deadlines as well as the description of the payment procedure will be announced on the symposium website by May 31, 2020.

Fees will be additionally reduced (compared to the above values) in the case of expected significant support from national sources.

General Information


Moscow can be easily reached via its 4 international airports or its railway stations which are connected with the downtown by express trains and buses. There are numerous accommodation options which may found via internet, e.g. via https://www.booking.com/.

The Organizing Committee of the Symposium will ensure formal invitation letters, needed e.g. for getting the Russian visa to enter the country, for all participants (as well as their accompanying persons) who will make all obligatory steps: registration via symposium site, submission of the abstract(s) and payment of the conference fee.

Participants might also use facilities by the symposium organizing partner (accommodation, personal transportation from and to the airport, visa application, cultural program, etc.) which may be reached via redirection from the Symposium website: http://frumkinsymp.ru.


Symposium will be held in halls of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow

Leninskii prospect 32A located in the close vicinity of the "Leninsky Prospect" stations of the Moscow Underground System ("Metro") and the "Ploshchad' Gagarina (Gagarin Square)" station of the Moscow Central Circle railway ("MCC")
  • Arrivals of participants and welcome party are expected on October 19.
  • Sessions of the Symposium will take place on October 20-23.
  • Recommended departure date: October 24 or later.

Book of Abstracts

The Book of Abstracts will have ISBN number and it will be indexed in the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI) data base. The Book of Abstracts will be available at the opening of the symposium in both the electronic version (for all participants) and paper form (for the participants who will make an order, see at the symposium website after May 22, 2020).

Special issue

Special issue of Russian Journal of Electrochemistry will be published. Special issues in other international journals are in the stage of negotiations.


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April 30, 2020 – Recommended deadline for abstract(s) submission

May 31, 2020 – Notification on the acceptance of a presentation for participation in the Symposium and on its status

May 31, 2020 – Notification on the definitive size of conference fees and on the payment deadlines as well as the description of the payment procedure

June 20, 2020 – Early-bird conference fees are applicable until

October 19, 2020 – Welcome Party

October 20-23, 2020 – Sessions of the Symposium

October 24, 2020 or later – Recommended departure date

Sponsorship and financial support by Foundations and Companies are gratefully acknowledged.