Paper Submissions

Original papers (12 pages max) from the above-mentioned or other related topics will be considered. All papers should be in English and submitted electronically in PDF at The format of your submission must follow the Word 2003 template or Word 2007 template. Papers should be converted to PDF before submission. You can see the Information for Authors of Computer Science Publications on Submitted papers may not have appeared in or be under consideration for another workshop, conference or a journal, nor they may be under review or submitted to another forum during the review process. Each submission will be reviewed by the members of the TPC and external reviewers.

Formatting instructions

Each submitted paper must follow Springer LNCS proceedings paper template (available here). The copyright form to be submitted along with the CR paper is (available here). The maximum length of regular conference papers, including all figures, appendix, references, etc., is 12 pages. Two additional pages can be purchased.

A special session of the conference is dedicated to PhD students. Student papers can be either full papers (12 pages max) or short papers (8 pages max). A request for a student grant is made in the paper submission form by selecting the checkbox "student paper".

Camera-Ready Submission

Authors of the accepted papers must submit a final manuscript for conference proceedings before 1 July 2016 and to attend the conference to present the paper at IDCS2016 in Wuhan. Authors of accepted papers MUST register before 15 July 2016 to have their papers included in the Springer LNCS Proceedings.

Please refer to the Easychair submission system for review comments, and revise your paper as required accordingly. The format of camera-ready submission should be compatible with LNCS publication standards. The maximum length of regular conference papers is 12 pages. The maximum length of short conference papers is 8 pages.The final submission will be rejected for publication if the author fails to revise it.

The Final submission must be done through EasyChair and the uploaded file should be a zip file containing:
• Final paper in PDF format
• Source files (Latex or Word)
• Scanned signed copyright form (available here)

The format of camera-ready submission should be strictly compatible with Springer LNCS proceedings paper standards. Accepted and presented papers will be copyrighted to Springer LNCS and published in conference proceedings.

Papers will be published LNCS, only if all three of the following requirements are satisfied:
(1) All correct publication materials of a paper are submitted
(2) At least one regular registration fee is paid to cover one paper
(3) The work is presented at the conference