Due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation, the 5th Iberian Conference on Structural Integrity in Coimbra is postponed to next year March 17 to 19 of 2021.
Adapting to this special situation, the Chairmen, the Portuguese Society of Structural Integrity (SPFIE) and the Spanish Group of fracture (GEF) decided to launch the 1st Virtual Iberian Conference on Structural Integrity - VIbCSI1.
The VIbCSI1 is a conference with no oral presentation and with publication of the papers only in the journal Anales de la Mecánica de la Fractura.
The fee that was established is 140 euros (which already includes 30 euros to the travel agency for refunding). The other part of the Fee already paid by the delegates will be automatically refunded. Furthermore, the travel agency will send a new invoice with the Fee value effectively paid, in order to present to your institutions.
A certificate of participation will be send to all authors with paid Fees.
Note: If you still have not paid any fee, but nerveless want to participate, and eventually publish your papers, you have to pay the referred Fee.
The participants that have book and already paid for hotel accommodation, will also be automatically refunded (The travel agency will only retain 30 euros for refunding).
Authors that send their papers accordingly to the Elsevier’s Procedia Structural Integrity template, are encouraged to change them in agreement to the template of Anales de la Mecánica de la Fractura, available in the Conference website (https://ibcsi.pt/).
The paper must be send in both PDF and WORD formats to the e-mail email@example.com, with the following name: Paper Code Number_Anales- Author Last Name, until April 20.