We invite those interested in participating to submit original, unpublished, research papers in English. 

The following are the criteria for Full Research Papers submission:

  • Fit with track
  • Interesting/important problem
  • Clear motivation (why the problem is interesting/important theoretically and/or practically)
  • Theoretically/conceptually grounded in prior literature
  • Methodologically adequate (if relevant)
  • Interesting findings
  • Well structured and clearly written paper
  • Maximum length of paper: 12 pages in Springer IFIP AICT format.

The following are the criteria for Research in Progress submission:

  • Fit with track
  • Current or Future interesting problem
  • Clear motivation (why the problem is interesting/important theoretically and/or practically)
  • Theoretically/conceptually grounded in prior literature
  • Methodologically adequate (if relevant)
  • Interesting (preliminary) findings
  • Well structured and clearly written paper
  • Maximum length of paper: 8 pages in Springer IFIP AICT format.

Papers will be double-blind reviewed for rigour, relevance, originality and clarity of presentation. Accepted papers are published by Springer IFIP AICT.

The following are the formats for submitting Extended Abstract (Track 12 only) (Deadline has Passed):

Address issues around ICT4D

  • A minimum of 1500 words.
  • Include reference and other supplementary information.

Submission link

Submissions for Full Papers should be uploaded electronically to https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=2019ifipwg94

Paper Template

Format guidelines for Springer IFIP AICT are available here.

The copyright for IFIP-Springer that authors need to sign is available here (only needed for the final camera-ready paper).

Please note:

  • All submitted papers will be subjected to a plagiarism check and the papers with a similarity index greater than 20% will be rejected without review.
  • All accepted papers are required to be uploaded in the final Camera-Ready Format.