Guidelines and Template for Abstracts and Extended Abstracts Wild Cats of South Asia Title of the Paper First A. Author1#, Second B. Author2, and Third C. Author3 1Address of Author 1, Country 2Address of Author 2, Country 3 Address of Author 3, Country #for correspondence; <firstname.lastname@example.org> Abstract -This document gives formatting instructions for preparation of abstracts for SA wildcats conference. Authors can use this document as a template into which you can directly type your abstract. Word limit for the abstract is 300 words. The abstract should be one column fitting into A4 size paper comprising of one page maximum, in 11pt, Calibri font. Top, Bottom and Right margins should be set to 1 inch, and the left margin should be 1.25 inches. The fonts, sizes and styles for the title, names of authors, affiliations, should be as shown in the header of the paper. The name of the presenting author should be underlined. The corresponding author should be identified with a <#> sign above the author’s name and his/her e-mail address should be provided to follow the affiliation section as indicated above. Abstracts should be submitted in Word 97-2003 format. The abstract should briefly point out the research problem, objectives, methodology/ experimental design, results and discussion, and conclusion. Do not include section headings in the abstract. Citations/references, Figures and Tables and further work should not be included in the abstract. Keywords: Please add a maximum of three key words after the abstract. Extended Abstract -The extended abstract is a more elaborate version of the abstract that describes the research work being carried out and the research outcomes. The extended abstract should be typed in this same document, starting from the second page, following the abstract. The body of the extended abstract should be organized into sections; Introduction, The introduction should present a brief background of the study, research problem and the objectives. Methodology/Experimental Design, The methodology should be at minimal, enough to understand the study design. Data should be displayed using not more than two tables/figures, except in situations where data need be described in figures and tables rather than in text format. Results and Discussion, Results should be combined with the discussion and be limited to discussing the study’s main conclusions. Conclusion Not more than 10 references should be cited in Harvard style The page limit is two (without title, author names, abstract, key words and references) in Calibri font, 11pt and single spaced..