Instructions for camera-ready submission

The deadline for camera-ready submissions is March 12, 2008. The camera-ready paper should not exceed 13 pages formatted according to the guidelines given at Information for LNCS Authors.

The camera-ready submission includes the following:

(a) Send the completed copyright form by fax to +358 3 31154988.  Use "WWIC 2008" as the title of the book and "Harju, Heijenk, Langendoerfer, Siris" as the editors.

(b) Source (input) files:

  • (i) For example, LaTeX2e files for the text and PS or EPS files for figures.
  • (ii) Final DVI file (for papers prepared using LaTeX/TeX).
  • (iii) Final PS file (please avoid using the option "reverse order").
  • (iv) Final PDF file (for reference).
  • (v) RTF files (for word-processing systems other than LaTeX/TeX).

The texts in all files must be identical. The volume editors will check the contributions, decide in which order they shall appear in the printed volume and will send the complete material on to Springer.

Please name your file as ZZZ.YYY, where ZZZ stands for your paper number and YYY stands for zip, tar or other archive extension.

Submission is via anonymous ftp to the address: Use of Internet Explorer or any ftp client is recommended.


Please be aware that at least one full registration before March 19, 2008 per accepted paper is mandatory to include the paper in the proceedings of the conference, even if the presenting author is a student.

Instructions for electronic submission

All submissions will be handled electronically. Papers submitted for review must be in Adobe Portable Data Format (PDF) format, and submitted via the EDAS conference management system. For any given paper, each person to be designated as an author in the EDAS system must have an EDAS account.

To make a submission:

  1. Login to your EDAS account at You must create an account if you do not already have one.
  2. Select the "Submit Paper" tab.
  3. Locate the WWIC 2008 conference in the tabled listing, and select the orange and white icon corresponding to the WWIC 2008 conference.
  4. Complete the electronic form to register your submission with EDAS and then upload your PDF document as instructed.

The proceedings will be published by Springer in the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science. The maximum size of papers should be 5000 words including tables and figures. The cover page must contain an abstract of about 150 words, 3-5 keywords, name and affiliation of author(s) as well as the corresponding author's e-mail and postal address. In your submission, please adhere to the formatting standard for a 12-page manuscript of Springer-Verlag LNCS available at Information for LNCS Authors. The page is also accessible via the LNCS Home Page ( There you will find templates for preparing the submission using either LaTeX (recommended) or Microsoft Word. Notice that in the submission phase we only accept a PDF document produced from the properly formatted original editable document.