Instructions to Authors

Paper Submission

Submissions can be done here: Submit Paper

All papers must represent original and unpublished work that is not currently under review. Submissions are required to mark at least one topic areas. Papers will be reviewed by at least three PC members including at least two having specific domain expertise concerning the indicated main research topics and judged on originality, significance, interest, correctness, clarity, and relevance to the broader community. At least one author of each accepted paper is expected to attend the conference.

Papers can be submitted in one of the following three categories with different acceptance criteria for each category:

  • Full research papers limited to 10 pages, including references (double column, IEEE format)
  • Experience papers limited to 8 pages, including references (double column, IEEE format)
  • Short papers limited to 6 pages, including references (double column, IEEE format)

Full and experience research papers are strongly encouraged to report on experiences, measurements, user studies, and provide an appropriate quantitative evaluation if at all possible. Short papers can either be work in progress, or position and challenge papers that motivate the community to address new challenges. See conference website for format instructions.

There will be a best paper award for the full research paper category and it is panned that a selection of the best papers of the full research paper category will be invited to submit an extended version of their contribution for a ICAC 2017 special issue after the conference.

Author Kit/Submission Instructions

Author Kit/Submission Instructions can be found here.