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Call for papers
Regular Papers: Due April 18, 2003 Click here to submit a paper
Regular papers, written in English, should not exceed 20 single-column
one-and-half spaced pages. If the two-column camera-ready
format is used, it should not exceed 12 camera ready pages. The paper
should be submitted electronically, either in postscript or PDF format.
Submissions must be unpublished and must not be submitted for publication
elsewhere. All papers will be thoroughly reviewed by referees appointed
by the Program Committee in order to identify their originality as well
as their scientific and practical contribution to the state of the art.
To submit a paper, please go to the submission page. For further
information, please contact one of the Program Chairs.
Panel Proposal: Due June 1, 2003 Click here to submit a panel proposal
See the Call for Panel Proposals for specific instructions on panel proposal.
Industry Practice Presentations and Panels: Due June 1, 2003
Click here to submity industry practice presentations and panels
See the Call for Industry Practice Presentations and Panels for specific instructions.
Tutorial Proposal: Due June 1, 2003 Click here to submit a tutorial proposal
See the Call for tutorial proposals pages for specific instructions on panel proposal.
See the Call for Fast Abstracts
pages for specific instructions about fast abstracts.
AUTHOR GUIDELINES FOR 8.5x11-INCH PROCEEDINGS MANUSCRIPTS
ALL MANUSCRIPTS MUST BE IN ENGLISH.
FORMATTING YOUR PAPER: All text must be in a two-column format. The total allowable width of the text area is 6-7/8 inches (17.5 cm) wide by 8-7/8 inches (22.54 cm) high. Columns are to be 3-1/4 inches (8.25 cm) wide, with a 5/16 inch (0.8 cm) space between them. The main title (on the first page) should begin 1-3/8 inches (3.49 cm) from the top edge of the page. The second and following pages should begin 1.0 inch (2.54 cm) from the top edge. On all pages, the bottom margin should be 1-1/8 inches (2.86 cm) from the bottom edge of the page for 8.5 x 11-inch paper; for A4 paper, approximately 1-5/8 inches (4.13 cm) from the bottom edge of the page.
TYPE-STYLE AND FONTS:
FOOTNOTES: Use footnotes sparingly and place them at the bottom of the column on the page on which they are referenced.
Use Times 8-point type, single-spaced. To help your readers, avoid using footnotes altogether and include necessary peripheral observations in the text (within parentheses, if you prefer, as in this sentence).
REFERENCES: List and number all bibliographical references in 9-point Times, single-spaced, at the end of your paper. When referenced in the text, enclose the citation number in square brackets, for example . Where appropriate, include the name(s) of editors of referenced books.
COLOR: DO NOT INCLUDE COLOR IMAGES IN YOUR FILE.