Submission Guidelines

Welcome to the abstract / final paper submission section.
The abstracts and papers submitted will be peer-reviewed by the scientific committee based on originality, technical quality and presentation.
Accepted contributions will be published in the Conference Proceedings.

Abstracts Submission

  • Authors willing to submit an abstract should send an email to Organising Committee: attaching the abstract written using the provided template (See Templates section);
  • The deadline for abstract submission is June 17th, 2017;
  • There is a limit of two contributed submissions per registered author;
  • The Conference official languages are English and Italian. Abstracts and Power Point presentations must be written in English while speakers can choose whether to speak in Italian or English;
  • Abstracts should be based on any of the topic areas listed in the Conference Overview Section;
  • Abbreviations should be defined the first time they appear in your text. Example: HEA (Higher Education Area), before being used as an abbreviation only. Please, do not define or use abbreviations in the title;
  • Please avoid complex mathematical formulas. For the symbols ≤ or ≥, type instead <= or >=;
  • Tables, charts or other graphics may not be included and will be deleted by the editors;
  • The text of the abstract should be maximum of 350 words and written in italicized text, using Arial 10-point;
  • The minimum number of characters for an abstract to be reviewed is 900 including spaces;
  • If you encounter any problems during the submission process or you do not receive any confirmation by email please contact the Organising Committee:

Final Paper Submission

  • If your abstract has been accepted, you should submit your Final Paper. There is a limit of 10 pages (including references). The template of the Final Paper is available in the templates section;
  • A paper should contain the description of your study/project and should be structured in different sections such as Abstract, Introduction, Methodology (if applicable), Results, Conclusions, Acknowledgements (if applicable) and References;
  • The deadline for Final Paper submission is November 14th 2017;
  • Please note that title and authors list should be coincident with the accepted abstract;
  • The references should be cited according to the Bibliography and Citation Style (See templates section).