Important dates

  • Submission of papers: March 26th, 2012
  • Notification of acceptance: April 23th, 2012
  • Camera ready papers: May 28th, 2012

Submission guidelines

Prospective authors are encouraged to submit their manuscripts for review electronically through the following web page ( or by sending the paper to the Session Chair via email ( only if an unexpected web access problem is encountered) before the deadline for submission.
Each manuscript should include the complete paper text, all illustrations, and references. The manuscript should conform to the required CPS format: single-spaced, double column, A4/US letter page size, 10-point size Times Roman font, up to 8 pages. In order to conduct a blind review, no indication of the authors' names should appear in the submitted manuscript, references included.

For the camera ready version of the paper, please use the instructions in the following link:
You will also find the copyright form to send to CPS.
The deadline for uploading the final paper version (8 pages for long and short papers, and 4 pages for posters) is: June 15th 2012
Cost for extra pages in the proceedings is 60.00 EUR per page (2 maximum)
The deadline for registration and payment for authors to ensure publication of accepted papers is: June 30th 2012.

Best paper awards

A "Best Paper Award" will be conferred to the author(s) of a full paper presented at the conference, selected by the Program/Conference Chairs based on the best combined marks of paper reviewing, evaluated by the Program Committee, and paper presentation quality, evaluated by session chairs.