Instructions to the authors

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The papers can be submitted in English or French. The papers should be submitted in Microsoft Word format (size A4).  Extended abstracts should not exceed 3 pages (including references) and full papers should not exceed 8 pages (excluding references and annexes). Papers that do not respect this limitation in number of pages will be automatically rejected.

Those authors wishing their articles be considered for publication should send a full paper instead of the extended abstract.

 

The layout of the text should be in a Word format with a 1.5 space, using 12 point Times New Roman font, and margins of 2.5 cm (top, bottom, left and right). The titles should be in bold and numbered as 1 and 1.1, 1.1.1, etc. Page numbering will be centred at the bottom of the page and begin with 1. Figures, diagrams and tables should be centred, with a numbered title and placed in the text prior to their content.

 

Extended abstracts will start by the title of the paper (Times New Roman, bold, 12) and a list of keywords pertaining to the conference topics. Please indicate if your paper is to be considered for one of the special tracks or for the Doctoral Consortium on the next line. All communications will be with the first author.

 

Full papers will start by the title of the paper (Times New Roman, bold, 12), an abstract and a list of keywords pertaining to the conference topics. Please indicate if your paper is to be considered for one of the special tracks or for the Doctoral Consortium on the next line. All communications will be with the first author.

Please the attached extended abstract or paper should be anonymous.