Important dates:

  • Submission of full-length papers: January 21, 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: March 06, 2018
  • Final papers due: March 18, 2018
  • Conference dates: July 1 - 5, 2018

Information for authors:

  • ARK2018 accepted papers will be included in an edited book published by Springer.
  • Springer's guidelines and technical instructions for the preparation of proceedings papers are available on the Springer website, which provides guidelines for authors, LaTeX files and MS-Word templates. LaTeX is definitely the preferred format, but Word templates can also be used.
  • The paper length, formatted according to the Springer Proceedings guidelines, must not exceed 8 pages.
  • For the review process, only submissions in PDF-format are admissible. The submission should be formatted according to the Springer Proceedings guidelines.
  • ARK2018 papers should be submitted via the Springer Online Conference Service (OCS) available at:
  • Each accepted paper requires one registration fee to be paid (see the Registration section of this site).