Instructions & Templates
Please, read the general information about the Forum proceedings before preparing your submission. Pay attention that when submitting forum paper you do not need to submit the abstract (and vice versa).
Once you start to work on your submission, please, follow the next instructions:
All abstracts and forum paper manuscripts should be prepared in English.
Size of the forum paper should be 4 full A4 pages. Size of the abstract should be from 1 to 3 pages.
The forum papers should be prepared according to IEEE Proceedings format. Please use this Paper Template when preparing your manuscript.
The abstracts should be prepared according to this Abstract Template.
After preparing abstract or forum paper manuscript in DOC format, please, use the IEEE PDF eXpress site to convert it to PDF file:
Log in to the IEEE PDF eXpress site (create an account if you do not have one yet) and use 39123X as the
Convert your final DOC file into PDF format.
The authors of forum papers are requested to download and sign the IEEE Copyright Form (one form per forum paper, not per author).
After logging in to the YSF site use the left menu "Submission" link to get the uploading page. Submit your forum paper manuscript and copyright form or your abstract.
Note that if you need to make corrections in your submission, you do not need to re-submit your materials. Just use the "Edit submission" button after logging in instead.
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Workshops presentations (for private use only)
Look at the Forum Papers on IEEE Xplore site!
First Call for Papers
Second Call for Papers
Forum Paper Template
IEEE Copyright Form
1 March 2016
15 March 2016
30 June 2016
Deadline for on-line registration and paper submission
22 July 2016
Extended deadline for on-line registration and abstract/paper submission
31 July 2016
27 Aug 2016
Notification of acceptance
11 Sept 2016
Deadline for the travel grant application
12 Sept 2016
Deadline for submission of final papers
10-14 Oct 2016