Two types of paper submissions are available:

  • Full papers: The complete paper (including abstract) is submitted by 15th February 2016 and will be subjected to a full peer review process. If accepted, authors will be expected to make changes consistent with the reviewers’ comments before final submission by 6th May 2016.
  • Working papers: These may represent early stage research ideas or initial findings. Only an abstract is needed for review by 15th February 2016. If accepted a full paper will be required by 6th May 2016. The full paper will not be peer reviewed.

Full Paper/Abstract Deadline: 15th February 2016

The decision regarding acceptance, and for reviewers feedback to be given to full papers, will be made by the end of February 2016.

Final Deadline for Revised Full Paper and Working Papers: 6th May 2016


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SUNDAY, July 3rd 2016 

Workshop (details to follow) Get-together Reception

MONDAY, July 4th 2016 

Opening Ceremony and Keynote Address Parallel Scientific Sessions

TUESDAY, July 5th 2016 

Parallel Scientific Sessions
Closing Session, including Keynote Address Meet the editors session
Symposium Dinner