All submitted full research, short, and industry papers will undergo a rigorous peer review process. Papers will be selected based on originality, quality, soundness and relevance. All contributions must be original, not published, accepted or submitted for publication elsewhere.

 Paper Type Page Limit for Accepted Papers
 Full Research Paper (regular) 16
 Full Research Paper (literature/mapping studies) 16 (+ 2 pages for references)
 Industry Paper 12
 Short Paper 8
 Industry Talk 4 (optional)
 Workshop Paper 12
 Workshop Summary 4
 Tutorial Summary 4

Submitted papers mustconform to the Springer LNCS author guidelines. PROFES proceedings will be published in Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series.

Guidelines and Recommendations

PROFES asks all authors for the disclosure of data to the public (within the limits of existing non-disclosure agreements). The rest of the guidelines are recommendations and not mandatory. Your choice to use open science or not will not affect the review process for your paper.