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Submission details:

All papers should be written in English and prepared using the Word template  (NEW!!!) within the page limits set for the corresponding submission categories:

  • 10-15 pages for completed research papers;
  • 8-10 pages for ongoing research or experience papers;
  • 6-8 pages for short research or experience papers (for example, case studies);
  • 2-4 pages for papers to be presented at the poster session.

All papers should be submitted without any means of identifying their authors through IMS-2017 EasyChair Page by the First Submission Deadline. All submissions will undergo a double-blind peer review. Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously or considered for publication elsewhere. A right management form and complete instructions how to fill it will be sent by the publisher to the authors of accepted papers. After completing the form online, the authors will be emailed a copy of the form and the correct rights management text to add to their papers. Accepted papers must be revised to address reviewer comments, to add author names and affiliations and to add the rights management text received above and resubmitted through  IMS-2017 EasyChair Page by the Revised Submission Deadline:   https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=is-ims2017

Papers will be published in proceedings indexed in Scopus.

Submission procedure:

  • Preparation – We welcome unpublished contributions presenting either completed (12 – 15 pages) or ongoing (8 – 10 pages) research. All papers should be written in English and prepared according to the ACM (NY) new templates: http://www.acm.org/binaries/content/assets/publications/article-templates/pubform.docx. We kindly ask authors to use macros embodied into the templates to arrange the text according to the format.
  • Submission – All papers should be submitted without any means of identifying their authors through ITC-2017 Page in EasyChair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=is-ims2017 by the First Submission Deadline - 15 April 2017.
  • Review – All submitted papers will undergo a double-blind review by the Program Committee and the authors will be notified of acceptance or rejection decisions by the Notification Deadline – 15 May 2017.
  • Rights management – A right management form and complete instructions how to fill it will be sent by the publisher to the authors of accepted papers. After completing the form online, the authors will be emailed a copy of the form and the correct rights management text to add to their papers.
  • Revision – Accepted papers must be revised to address reviewer comments, to add author names and affiliations and to add the rights management text received above and resubmitted through ITC-2017 Page in EasyChair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=is-ims2017 by the Final Submission Deadline – 30 May 2017.