For Presenters

Key dates

Abstract submission: 11.01.2021
Notification of acceptance: 19.01.2021
Author registration: 15.02.2021
Final short paper submission: 12.03.2021
General registration will be open from January 2021 until 3 days prior.

    WSPLC 2020 Paper Submission











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    Authors are encouraged to submit an extended abstract of up to two A4 pages in PDF format.
    This should include all information necessary to allow the reviewers to assess the contribution.
    Contributions will be peer-reviewed for quality, correctness, originality and relevance.

    Submission Process

    • Abstract submission is open, and the deadline for submissions is 11.01.2021.
    • Submissions can be sent via the form on this site.
    • If there is any difficulty with the form please contact us or email wsplc@ppc-ag.de 
    • Emails with abstracts should include full author’s details, and the subject line: Abstract submission to WSPLC
    • Submissions will be acknowledged by return
    • Abstract acceptance will be notified by latest 01.03.2021 (if for travel reasons you need earlier notification please contact us, we are happy to help)
    • Authors of accepted abstracts will present their work at the workshop in a 20-minute timeslot which will be followed by a Q&A.

    As soon as possible, and by latest 12.03.2021 confirmed authors are required to submit:

    • The final extended abstract or a short paper
    • The presentation slides

    At least one author of each accepted abstract should register before 15.02.2021 for the paper to be included in the Proceedings.

    General registration will be open from January 2021 until 3 days prior to the event.

    Short Paper format and content

    Authors of accepted abstracts may also prepare a final short paper. This should include a description of the presentation offered at the workshop detailing the main problem addressed, solution, results and bibliography.

    The recommended length for the short paper is up to 3 pages with a hard limit of 4 pages.

    Short Papers must be in single-column format, with single-spaced lines, times new roman font size 10pt. The paper must be converted to .pdf format, embedding all fonts. Files must not exceed 7MB.