FAQs about International Case Presentation Competition - ICPC

It is DIAL International Case Presentation Competition. A unique feature of DIAD-DIAL conference

Dermatologists, Plastic surgeon. Whether junior or senior.

You can present up to 2 cases, provided that the duration for each case should not exceed 5 minutes.

Yes, you may present cases that has already been published or presented in other meetings.

You may present cases that represented a treatment challenge. Cases may include those treated with lasers, EBD, peeling, injectables and/or surgery. Photos of before-and-after treatment will be a valuable tool for your case presentation.


  • - Certificate of appreciation.
  • - Chance for being the “Winner” of DIAD-ICPC
  • - • Registration will be refunded for DIAL best 3 abstracts winners.
  • - Complementary registrations to 3 workshops (pre-registration required)


There will be an evaluating committee comprised of expert faculty. The followings are the 4 points up on which the presented case is scored:

1- Quality of the presented case:

  • - Peculiarity of the case and how challenging the treatment is.
  • - Up to date / evidence based scientific data
  • - Good quality and representative photos


2- Format of PowerPoint slides preparation:

  • - Proper design/colors/layout
  • - Easy to read fonts
  • - Proper/limited use of animations


3- Style of the speaker:

  • - Confident / comfortable
  • - Good eye contact
  • - Clear voice and proper rate of flow (not too fast or too slow)
  • - Discussing points versus merely reading the bullets


4- Keeping on time


You may fill up the below form and submit your abstract. Only few lines of abstract will be required to elaborate on the case. The full presentation is not needed.

Abstract Submission Closed!

Abstract Upload
The structure of the abstract should be as follows:
a. Background and Purpose
b. Methods
c. Results
d. Conclusions (diagnosis-treatment- message)
Please note that a maximum of 300 words is permitted. 
Abstracts will be reviewed by the scientific committee within 2 weeks of submission.You will be notified once accepted.

*Deadline for case submissions is December 31, 2017
*Case submission will not be considered as registrations, you have to register for the conference to present your case.