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Submission Guidelines

  • The ICOMES 2024 organizing committee cordially invites you to submit abstracts for oral presentations, guided poster presentations and poster exhibitions.
  • All abstracts must be submitted via the online submission system.
    Please read the guidelines before submitting your abstract(s).

Key Dates

*KST (UTC+9)

Abstract Submission
System Open
Abstract Submission
June 20 (Thu)
Notification of
Abstract Acceptance
July 10 (Wed)
*Details regarding presentation type and guidelines will be provided.
Notification of
End of every month
*The scientific committee will conduct a qualification examination at the end of each month
to facilitate attendee's pre-registration.
Registration Deadline for
Approved Abstract Presenters
August 1 (Thu)

Steps for Abstract Submission

  • Step 1

    Sign up and log in to the ICOMES 2024 website.

  • Step 2

    Read the submission guidelines and download the abstract form.

  • Step 3

    Fill out the abstract form and submit an abstract.

  • Step 4

    Enter the author's information and abstract section, including the type of presentation, topic categories, and title.

  • Step 5

    Complete and confirm submission.

Topic Categories

  • 1. Behavior and Public Health for Obesity
  • 2. Nutrition, Education and Exercise for Obesity
  • 3. Epidemiology of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
  • 4. Digital Therapeutics and Big Data Study
  • 5. Diabetes and Obesity
  • 6. Dyslipidemia, Hypertension and Obesity
  • 7. Other Comorbidities of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
  • 8. Pathophysiology of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
  • 9. Therapeutics of Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome
  • 10. Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • 11. Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome in Children and Adolescents


Presentation Type

1) Oral Presentation

2) Guided Poster Presentation

3) Poster Exhibition
(*Scientific Committee may change the presentation type by review.)

Language English
Length of Title No longer than 30 words
Method of Submission Online submission via the website.

Download and use the official abstract form.
Contain 4 sections: background, methods & materials, results, and conclusions.
(Keywords are optional.)

Length of body No longer than 300 words
Figure / Table

- 1 figure in 1 abstract: Allowed

- 1 table in 1 abstract: Allowed

- 1 figure & 1 table in 1 abstract: Not allowed
(*Each figure or table will be counted as 50 words.)

Modification Abstract review or modification will be available until the abstract submission deadline.
Withdrawal Request to the secretariat via email (

Originality & Eligibility

  • • If the submission does not comply with the prescribed format or deviates from the basic purpose of this congress, it may be rejected at the discretion of the Scientific Committee.
  • • The subject of the abstract is limited to unpublished research results, and editing of content previously presented at other conferences is not accepted for submission.
  • • The submitted and accepted abstracts may be published on the website, application, abstract book(PDF), and other printed materials of the Korean Society for the Study of Obesity.
  • • If any related issue arises, please contact the congress secretariat at

Notification of Acceptance

  • • Following the evaluation of all abstract submissions by the Scientific Committee, the presenting author and the corresponding author will receive an email notification regarding the acceptance of their submission.
  • • It is mandatory for all presenters to complete the registration process and pay the full registration fee by the registration deadline of August 1, 2024. The registration fee will be fully refunded after the conference.
  • • If the submission deadline changes, the acceptance notification will also change. The secretariat will be notified via ICOMES website or newsletter.

Withdrawal Policy

  • • Failure to register by the presenter registration deadline will result in the automatic withdrawal of the accepted abstract from the final program.
  • • To request the withdrawal of an abstract, send an email to the ICOMES 2024 secretariat ( at your earliest convenience.