• The 12th International ACM Conference on Management of Digital EcoSystems (MEDES'20) November 2nd - 4th 2020, Abu Dhabi - UAE

  • Paper Submission Deadline: October 16th, 2020 (deadline extended due to COVID-19)

  • Author Notification: October 25th, 2020

  • Venue: TBD

The conference Proceedings will be indexed by ACM Digital Library, SCOPUSDBLP, and Odysci and published with the following ISBN: 978-1-4503-8115-4

To help you prepare the final copy of your paper, we have included in the following steps all of the information you will need to submit and register your camera-ready paper (all the materials must be sent before October 30th, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST):

    • STEP 1: Revise your paper(s) in response to reviewer comments
    • STEP 2: Format the camera-ready with respect to the conference formatting guidelines. Including all figures, tables, and references, you are allowed a total of:
      • 8 pages for regular/industrial papers (with possible 2 extra pages max. of 60 euros each),
      • 4 pages for short/student papers (with possible 1 extra page max. of 60 euros),
      • 2 pages for posters (with possible 1 extra page of 60 euros)

Formatting guidelines:

  • The file should be PDF
  • Download the ACM Digital Library optimal distiller settings file here
  • For Latex submissions, please use the sample-sigconf.tex template or include the following line at the beginning of your source code: \documentclass[sigconf]{acmart}
  • PLEASE ONLY USE THE FOLLOWING TEMPLATES TO GENERATE YOUR PDF: MS Word (https://www.acm.org/binaries/content/assets/publications/word_style/interim-template-style/interim-layout.docx) and Latex (https://www.acm.org/binaries/content/assets/publications/consolidated-tex-template/acmart-master.zip). The ACM LaTeX template on Overleaf platform is available to all ACM authors here (https://www.overleaf.com/gallery/tagged/acm-official#.WOuOk2e1taQ)
  • Replace the permission text on the first page with the following text:
    Permission to make digital or hard copies of part or all of this work for personal or classroom use is granted without fee provided that copies are not made or distributed for profit or commercial advantage and that copies bear this notice and the full citation on the first page. Copyrights for third-party components of this work must be honored. For all other uses, contact the owner/author(s).
    MEDES’20, November, 2020, Abu Dhabi, UAE
    © 2020 Copyright held by the owner/author(s). 978-1-4503-8115-4/20/11...$15.00
  • Add the corresponding CSS concepts here (https://dl.acm.org/ccs/ccs.cfm?)
  • Revise the ACM Reference format as follows:
    FirstName Surname, FirstName Surname and FirstName Surname. 2020. Insert Your Title Here: Insert Subtitle Here. In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Management of Digital EcoSystems (MEDES'20). ACM, Abu Dhabi, UAE. 
  • All fonts must be embedded within the PDF file (please read this link to know more about how to embed your fonts)
  • Do NOT protect your PDF with any password/encryption
  • Do NOT number the pages
    • STEP 3Upload the PDF file into Easychair before October 30th, 2020 (11:59 PM EST). To do that:
      1. Logon in Easychair as an author of MEDES'20
      2. Click on "proceedings author (Conference Papers)”
      3. Then click on your paper ID and choose the hyperlink “Upload new version” from the menu at the right side of the page. PLEASE FOLLOW EXACTLY THERE INSTRUCTIONS TO SUBMIT YOUR CAMERA-READY
      4. Email the same file (after having named it with your paper ID, e.g., 200.pdf) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    • STEP 4:
      Register for the Conference through the online payment system before October 30th, 2020 (11:59 PM EST)
      Click here to go to the registration page.

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