The abstracts are written in pre-defined text fields in the EasyChair submission system. It is suggested that you write your abstract in a Word-processing software and then copy-and-paste into the appropriate fields in EasyChair. The pdf attachment that is asked for is related to the full paper submission in case of abstract acceptance. No abstract pdf should be attached.
The abstract submission should include the following:
- Author names, email address, country and affiliation. The first author is responsible for ensuring that all authors have agreed to be co-authors. Please mark who is the corresponding author.
- Title which clearly indicates the research topics.
- Abstract text with maximum 250 words. Please include background, aims, methods, results (preliminary or final) and short discussion.
- 3-5 keywords.
Please note the possibility to submit an extended abstract instead of a full paper, particularly
for topics of significant industrial relevance. A special track “Presentation of emerging
research” is planned for, which can be a summary of previously published work within an
emerging research topic. You will still need to submit a 250-word abstract by February
followed by the extended abstract in May. The extended abstract will be part of the