All accepted papers included in the final program is expected to have at least one author attend and present the paper at the conference. Authors of the accepted papers included in the final program who do not attend the Conference will be subscribed to a "No Show List" and their paper will be removed from the final proceedings submitted to Springer.
Authors presenting a poster will need to send their papers in a format to fit on a A1 paper size (594 x 841 mm - 23.4 x 33.1 in) to by September 6.
Oral presentations are scheduled for 20-minutes slots (a 17 minutes long presentation, followed by a 3 minutes question-answer period). For oral presentations, a laptop, a video projector and a microphone will be provided. Windows XP/Vista/7, Adobe Acrobat, Media Player, and MS Powerpoint 2003/2007 will be available on the laptop. The presenters should bring their presentations on CD/memory stick prior to their session in order to be tested.