Full Papers

Full papers should report original work not previously published elsewhere and not under consideration for any other conference or journal.  Papers should clearly state its contribution in the paper and the abstract, and provide sufficient details and support for their claims and conclusions. Papers must identify and cite relevant published work, highlight novel aspects of the submission, and identify its most significant contributions (or otherwise.


Full Papers are expected to be between 8 and 10 pages long (including references) in the Springer LNICST format.

Review Process

Submissions will be reviewed in a double-blind process by a panel of experts and evaluated on their originality, significance, quality of research and of writing, as well as its contribution to the conference program diversity.

Authors of submitted papers must ensure that their names and affiliations do not appear on the submitted papers, nor any references in the text that may identify them. In case of acceptance, authors will be asked to provide a publication-ready copy that includes this information.


Papers must be submitted electronically (.pdf) via the Confy system. Please note that the maximum size of the PDF should not exceed 20 Mb.

Papers should be submitted through EAI ‘Confy‘ system, and have to comply with the Springer format (see Author’s kit section).

Conference Proceedings

All registered papers will be published by Springer and made available through the SpringerLink Digital Library, one of the world’s largest scientific libraries.


At least one author of accepted papers must register and participate in the conference as pre-requisite for publication of the paper.


If you have questions about the Full Papers Track for, please contact the TPC chairs, Ido Iurgel and Teresa Romão at [email protected]  and  [email protected]

Important dates 

Full Paper Submission deadline
15 July 2018

Camera-ready deadline
extended to 30 September 2018

Start of Conference
24 October 2018

End of Conference
26 October 2018