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Submission of short papers


Important dates:

30 November 2020               Short Paper (2-pager) submssion deadline
15 February 2021 Notification to authors


Registration fee for authors

Author fee 630 Euros incl. VAT
Author fee for PhD students 560 Euros incl. VAT
Author fee for graduate students     490 Euros incl. VAT


Please note: Submission of a Short Paper implies the intent of at least one author to register, to attend the conference and to present the paper or poster as scheduled.

Submission of Short Papers

Interested authors are kindly requested to submit a Short Paper (as PDF file) of their work for oral or poster presentation by 30 November 2020. All Short Papers will undergo a peer-review procedure.


Authors that had been accepted already for SMSI 2020 are accepted again for the SMSI 2021 in any case. Please provide a modified version of your presentation and note this when submitting the new Short Paper.

To make your preparation as easy as possible, please note the following:


  1. You need to update your SMSI 2020 short paper!
    (Updating means to modify at least some essential passages and figures as well as the title).
  2. Only new and updated short papers can be published in the SMSI 2021 proceedings. Short papers already published in the SMSI 2020 proceedings cannot be published again.
  3. Your updated or at least modified short paper will be accepted for the conference program.
  4. Your submission for the SMSI 2021 will not affect the publication of your short paper in the SMSI 2020 proceedings.


SMSI 2021 - submission of short papers

Information on short papers and proceedings

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Hybrid conference

The SMSI 2021 will physically take place in Nuremberg and also virtually for online participants.


Recruit a Session or Tutorial

In addition to your paper submission, you are kindly invited to submit one or more proposals for special technological and future-oriented session and/or for a tutorial enriching the SMSI 2021 Conference.

More information on Recruiting Session Developers and Recruiting Tutorials


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