For Authors, Submission Procedures

For Authors

All submissions will be reviewed for relevance, originality, significance, soundness and clarity by three reviewers. The proceedings will be published in Springer LNCS ( For camera-ready format instructions, please see "For Authors" instructions (word template here). The page limit is 15 pages for full papers, 6 pages for posters. Selected papers will be considered for special issues of relevant journals. Workshop descriptions will be published in the conference proceedings.

When sending your final files, please include a readme informing the Contact Volume Editor which of your names is/are your first name(s) and which is/are your family name(s). This is particularly important for Spanish and Chinese names. Authors are listed alphabetically according to their surnames in the author index.

Submission Procedure
To submit a paper please follow this procedure:

  1. Prepare your paper with the template above and convert it to PDF. No other formats are accepted for submission!!! Please note that you should not include author details (name, institution etc.) into the paper – they will be specified during submission.
  2. Visit the Conference Submission System at the following page:
  3. Register at the EasyChair System.
  4. Login with your EasyChair username and password
  5. Choose “New Submission” in the top menu
  6. Fill out all details of the form
  7. Please specify the category, some keywords and topics for your contribution
  8. Upload your paper as a PDF

April 16, 2008
Submission (Papers, Posters & Workshops)

June 24, 2008
Camera-ready copy