Papers must be written in English and not exceed 15 pages. The initial submission should be formatted according to the Springer Instructions for LNBIP Authors
These page limits include all related pages (including first page, references, etc.). All submissions (except industrial papers) must be anonymized for double-blind review.
The contributed papers can be submitted in three categories:
Full research papers (up to 15 pages) should report on novel research results.
Research-in-progress papers (up to 8 pages) can be used to report on preliminary results of ongoing research.
Industrial papers (up to 5 pages) will be used for publishing industrial cases and applications.
The paper should include an up-to 200 words abstract, which clearly presents the achievement or contribution of the paper, and 3-5 keywords best describing your paper.
Papers should be submitted through our Easychair site here:
All accepted full papers and the best short papers of the conference will be published in Springer LNBIP.
The submission must be an original work that has not been published or submitted elsewhere. A signed copyright form will be requested for papers accepted for publishing.
At least one author should register for the conference and present the paper. Only the registered authors' papers (at least one author of the paper has paid a registration fee; no multiple papers per one registration fee) will be included in the proceedings.
The authors are responsible for preparing the final manuscript in time for its inclusion in conference proceedings.
March, 25. (extended to April 9.th) 2017: BIR 2017 submission deadline
May, 1.st. 2017: Workshop proposals
May, 15.th., 2017: Notification of acceptance (decision will go out to authors on May 17.th.)
May. 22.th. 2017: Submissions for workshops
June, 1.st. BIR 2017 Submissions of camera ready copy
June, 15.th, 2017 Early registration
August, 28-30, 2017: Conference dates