Full paper should NOT exceed 12 pages




Submission of papers                                             1st February 2013 (before 23:59 PM)
Notification of paper acceptance                            15th March 2013
Submission of Camera-Ready Materials                29th March 2013



The Springer’s OCS system for submissions is ready

As publisher of CAAD Futures 2013, Springer provides authors and reviewers an Online Conference Service to receive submissions and comments at:


As a new user to this service, you must register with your information first. We suggest you to provide as much information as possible.



Full Paper Submission Guidelines

The authors are expected to submit their full papers using the Springer submission system no later than 1st Feb. 2013. To be accepted, a full paper must:

  • All the necessary items (manuscript, copyright form, and etc.) according to Springer's Author Guides are successfully submitted. (Only authors of the paper notified as "Accepted" through email from us should upload all these items. During the initial submission stage, only a full paper pdf is required.)
  • Revise the paper before 29 March according to the reviewers' comments.
  • Be prepared in accordance with the prescribed formatting requirements detailed below.
  • Not have been submitted/published anywhere else.
  • Have at least one full non-student registration made for that paper only, and this registration is made before 5th April 2013. Note that one full registration cannot cover multiple papers!


Any paper that does not comply with these requirements by 5th April 2013 will be rejected.



Springer's Author Guides

To be correctly published, authors should write their full paper according to the instructions of Springer's Author Guides for LNCS serials at:


Authors may find all necessary instructions & items including Word 2003 template, Word 2007 template, LaTeX2e template, and Copyright Form. It will be author's responsibility to upload all the necessary items according to the checklist before the submission deadline.


Important Dates
Submission of full papers:
1st February 2013
Notification of paper acceptance:
15th March 2013
Workshop proposal and poster submission:
12th April 2013
1st - 2nd July 2013
3rd - 5th July 2013
Poster Exhibition:
1st - 7th July 2013