Guidelines for Authors of Industry Papers
This document contains guidelines for authors submitting industry papers to be presented at ASWEC 2009.
How to submit?
Papers must be submitted electronically through the web-based submission system at:
An industry paper template is available for download to assist with paper preparation and formatting.
The deadline for submission is midnight 12 December 2008 AEST. This deadline is hard and non-negotiable.
What is required?
A good extended abstract (2 pages) or full paper (maximum 10 pages) provides a high-level summary of what will be presented in the presentation; it presents an overview of the experiences encountered on a software project or ongoing operations and any lessons learned.
Industry Papers must conform, at the time of submission, to the submission criteria described below.
Note that the paper submission system requires additional information such as author details and keywords.
By submitting papers to the conference, authors agree to the following:
It is the responsibility of the submitter to ensure that submissions comply with the submission criteria and author agreement above.
Submissions that do not comply with the guidelines specified above will be rejected without review. However, if time permits, the author may be allowed to re-submit a modified paper.
How will industry papers be reviewed and evaluated?
Each submission will be reviewed by at least two (2) members of the Industry Program Committee. The Conference Program Committee as a whole will make final decisions about which submissions to accept for presentation at the conference. Submissions will be evaluated based on a number of criteria, including and not limited to the following criteria:
What is required if the industry paper is accepted?
If the paper is accepted, submission of a camera-ready final document will be required by the date specified for final camera-ready industry reports.
More details about the format for this final document will be provided if your paper is accepted.
As mentioned above, at least one author of the paper is required to register, attend, and present the paper at the ASWEC 2009 Conference.