Call for Submissions

Publication of the proceedings will be in LNCS Lecture Notes in Computer Science

Papers should be 7+ pages (excluding references). Paper length must match the size of the contribution.

Papers will be subjected to a double-blind peer review by a panel of domain experts. Each paper will be reviewed by a minimum of 3 qualified, independent reviewers. Submissions will be included in the conference proceedings with the proviso that at least one author attends the symposium in order to present the paper and participate in general congress activities. The proceedings of LSR 2018 are expected to be published by Springer in its Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series.

All submissions must use the Springer LNCS Proceedings format. Latex and Microsoft Word templates are available for download at this link:

Submissions must be made via the CMT online submission system at Submissions sent by email or any other methods will not be considered. Papers should be submitted in PDF format. Any supplementary materials can be submitted in either PDF format or in a ZIP file.


In order to facilitate the double-blind reviewing process, all submissions are required to be anonymous. Authors should take the following steps when preparing your submission:

1. Remove the names and affiliations of authors from the title page.
2. Remove acknowledgment of identifying names and funding sources.
3. Cite your past work (if any) in the third person just as you would for any other citations.

Important Dates :

Submission Deadline: 15th July 2018, 23:59 (GMT)


Notification: 15th October 2018

Final Version: 10th November 2018, 23:59 (GMT)