Paper Presentation

Submitting Full Paper (submission entrance was closed.)

The original manuscripts were submitted between October 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014. Delayed submission was accepted up to January 15. Submission was closed after 16th Jan.

Paper Preparation

Papers were to be prepared according to the Author guidelines and the Paper template.

Review Process

Full papers received at least two independent peer reviews. Reviewers were assigned by Program Committee. Authors were notified of the review result by April 1, 2015. Notification included reviewers’ comments, detailed style guidelines for the final version of the paper for publication. Final version should address all reviewers’ comments. Due for revised version was set at May 31, 2015. Revised versions will be approved by July 30, 2015. The final manuscript was submitted by the end of August, 2015. Some papers received suggestions to improve English phrasing by voluntary mentors. Some of the mentors were nominated by IAFSS.

Editorial Process

All accepted papers will be subjected to editorial stage. Editorial committee will ask the authors for editorial changes before publication.


All accepted papers will be allocated to a slot for oral presentation by an author. Follow the guildelines for paper presentation to prepare for your slides. Send speaker’s bio-data by 25th, September to


All accepted papers will be included in the draft proceedings to be distributed electrically at the symposium. For inclusion in the final proceedings, papers must be presented by one of the authors at the symposium. After the symposium, all the presented papers will be included in the symposium proceedings published electronically by Springer. All papers will have DOI’s assigned and will be part of the CrossRef system. All papers are expected to be indexed by Scopus, EI Compendex and ISI-CPCI (Conference Proceedings Citation Index).

(Page updated on 23rd, Spet, 2015)