We are inviting submissions to four types of papers: Completed research papers, Research-in-progress paper, Practice papers and Doctoral symposium papers. All submissions should be written in English and should have not been previously published in a journal or conference proceedings nor presented at a conference. double blind peer-review process will be used to evaluate all submitted papers. Accepted and registered papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings.

All submissions should be done through EasyChair online system at the following link https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ebtsf20

Abstract submission (closed)

The abstract should consist of 250-300 words. All abstracts must be submitted through the EBTSF2020 EasyChair system at the following LINK.

Paper submission (final deadline 15 August, 2020)

All papers must be submitted through the EBTSF2020 EasyChair system at the following LINK.

Completed research papers to be submitted should have completed analyses and documentation of results.

Naming:

Anonymous file should be named after the title of the paper

(Example: Title of the paper.docx).

Length of the paper (including tables, figures and references):

Up to 12 pages for full papers

Format and Paragraph:

Papers must be submitted in .doc or .docx format. The electronic review system will only accept files in DOC/DOCX format.

A4 format, Margins: left, right, top, bottom: 2.5 cm

Portrait all pages (landscape orientation is not allowed)

Font: Times New Roman, size 12

Single line and paragraph spacing (do not add space before and after paragraph)

Do not add page numbering

References (in alphabetical order):

References must be in Harvard style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.

Template for the Completed research papers can be downloaded HERE

All papers must be submitted through the EBTSF2020 EasyChair system at the following LINK

Research-in-progress papers to be submitted typically describe work that is as yet incomplete, but usual standards of academic rigour apply.

Naming:

Anonymous file should be named after the title of the paper

(Example: Title of the paper.docx).

Length of the paper (including tables, figures and references):

Up to 4 pages for research-in-progress papers

Format and Paragraph:

Papers must be submitted in .doc or .docx format. The electronic review system will only accept files in DOC or DOCX format.

A4 format, Margins: left, right, top, bottom: 2.5 cm

Portrait all pages (landscape orientation is not allowed)

Font: Times New Roman, size 12

Single line and paragraph spacing (do not add space before and after paragraph)

Do not add page numbering

References (in alphabetical order):

References must be in Harvard style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.

Template for the Research-in-progress papers can be downloaded HERE

All papers must be submitted through the EBTSF2020 EasyChair system at the following LINK

Practice papers should present problems or challenges encountered in practice, relate success and failure stories, or report on industrial practice. The focus is on ‘what’ and on lessons learned, not on an in-depth analysis of ‘why’.

Naming:

Anonymous file should be named after the title of the paper

(Example: Title of the paper.docx).

Length of the paper (including tables, figures and references):

Up to 8 pages for Practice papers

Format and Paragraph:

Papers must be submitted in .doc or .docx format. The electronic review system will only accept files in DOC or DOCX format.

A4 format, Margins: left, right, top, bottom: 2.5 cm

Portrait all pages (landscape orientation is not allowed)

Font: Times New Roman, size 12

Single line and paragraph spacing (do not add space before and after paragraph)

Do not add page numbering

References (in alphabetical order):

References must be in Harvard style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.

Template for the Practice papers can be downloaded HERE

All papers must be submitted through the EBTSF2020 EasyChair system at the following LINK

The purpose of EBTSF’2020’s Doctoral Symposium is to provide PhD and master students a forum where they can present and discuss their research in progress and debate their research with a panel of scholars. The Doctoral Symposium is an excellent opportunity for PhD students to present and discuss their work in a Workshop format. All the submissions will be published in conference proceedings as doctoral students papers.

The Doctoral Symposium is opened to PhD and master students whose research area includes the themes proposed for this Conference. Submissions should be maximum 4 pages, following the Conference style guide.

Submissions must include the theme, the PhD institution and the number of months devoted to the development of the work. Indicative structure is of the submissions is:
• The problem approached and its significance or relevance
• The research objectives and related investigation topics
• A brief display of what is already known
• A proposed solution methodology for the problem
• Expected results

Naming:

Anonymous file should be named after the title of the paper

(Example: Title of the paper.docx).

Length of the paper (including tables, figures and references):

Up to 4 pages for research-in-progress papers

Format and Paragraph:

Papers must be submitted in .pdf format. The electronic review system will only accept files in DOC or DOCX format.

A4 format, Margins: left, right, top, bottom: 2.5 cm

Portrait all pages (landscape orientation is not allowed)

Font: Times New Roman, size 12

Single line and paragraph spacing (do not add space before and after paragraph)

Do not add page numbering

References (in alphabetical order):

References must be in Harvard style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency.

Template for the Doctoral symposium papers can be downloaded HERE

All papers must be submitted through the EBTSF2020 EasyChair system at the following LINK