Types of contributions
Full papers (max. 16 pages) describing either research, which must be original, significant, and sound, or case studies and empirical studies in an industrial context on new testing methodologies and industrial best practices.
Short papers (max. 4-6 pages) describing a work in progress, a small complete work, or a short industrial experience.
Submissions and publication
The submissions to ICTSS 2013 must present original work, not published previously and not submitted elsewhere for publication. All contributions have to be submitted electronically in PDF format via EasyChair. All submissions have to follow the Springer LNCS paper format.
The submission type according to the categories mentioned under "Types of Contributions" must be stated explicitly by the author(s) upon submission via the conference website. The submission type influences the review criteria.
Accepted contributions must be presented at the conference by one of the authors who must register by the Author Registration deadline. Accepted full papers are published by Springer in the LNCS series. Accepted short papers will also be published in the same LNCS volume in a separate section. Authors need to sign a copyright transfer form to transfer usage rights on their papers to IFIP and Springer.
The extended versions of selected papers of ICTSS 2013 will be published in a special issue of "International Journal of Software Tools for Technology Transfer".
Deadlines for Papers
- June 03, 2013 Deadline for submission of abstracts
- June 10, 2013 June 17, 2013 Deadline for submission of papers
- August 01, 2013 August 08, 2013 Author Notification
- August 27, 2013 Deadline for Camera ready copy and author registration