DCC'10 Submission Details

Paper Abstract for Review Submission – closed
Paper submission is a two phase process: initially submit a paper title and two-page abstract, without author identification, electronically in the conference paper abstract format available as PDF and RTF . This will be quickly reviewed based on the suitability of the topic for the conference; then the full paper is submitted. Please proceed to the electronic submission of your paper abstract. Submission is through EasyChair, where you will be required to set up a login account if you do not already have one. A pdf file needs to submitted. Note: Full papers may be submitted later without a prior abstract.

Paper for Review Submission closed
Full papers for review (20 pages maximum) must be submitted electronically through EasyChair in the conference paper format which is available as PDF and RTF . One pdf file with the full paper including the title and abstract, with no author identification anywhere, needs to be submitted. Separately, at time of submission you need to email the conference with a statement that at least one author will register and attend the conference to present the paper if accepted, please include the paper title in the email. Please proceed to electronically submit your paper. Submission is through the EasyChair system accessed through the above link, where you will be required to set up a login account if you don't already have one. If you have already submitted an abstract, submit the full paper for review as a new submission.

At least one author of each accepted paper must register for the conference by 25 April 2010 to have their paper included in the published proceedings.

Full papers may be submitted without a prior abstract.

A typical full paper will have the following or similar headings:

Poster Abstract for Review Submission – closed
Poster abstracts (2 pages maximum) must be submitted electronically in the poster format which available in PDF and RTF. Please proceed to the electronic submission of your poster abstract. Submission is through the EasyChair system, where you will be required to set up a login account if you don't already have one. A pdf file needs to submitted. When submitting add POSTER to the title in the submission page. At least one author of each accepted poster must register for the conference by 25 April 2008 to have their poster abstract included in the poster publication.

Proposals for Half-Day Workshop Submission – closed
Proposals for half-day workshops on advanced topics related to design computing or design cognition are due 22 February 2010. The workshops that succeed are those that provide considerable opportunity for discussion and are generally not run as mini-conferences.

Proposals for workshops should contain the following information and occupy no more than 1000 words and be submitted as a PDF file:

1. Workshop Title
2. Name of Chair(s) plus email contact
3. Committee of 3 to 5 people (preferably with international representation)
4. Goals of the workshop
5. Workshop format
6. Method of admission (e.g., abstract, resume)

Send submissions as a pdf file to the conference manager email.

Accepted, Revised Paper Submission – closed
The printed proceedings will be published by Springer. Revised, accepted papers have an absolute page limit of 20 pages in the conference format. For those of you familiar with the DCC format style, the publisher has changed the format style, so papers will now look different. You can download the style as .doc file (.doc), an rtf file (.rtf), as an example paper in doc (example paper in doc), in rtf (example paper in rtf) or as an example paper in pdf (example paper in pdf). Each paper needs a Consent form (Consent) to be published. Submit the revised paper as a resubmission of the original paper number through EasyChair. A single zipped file containg three files: the paper in pdf, the paper in doc (or rtf), and the Consent form, needs to be submitted.

At least one author of each paper must register by 25 April 2010 to have their paper included in the printed proceedings and a slot available for presentation.

Accepted Poster Abstract Submission – closed
Accepted poster abstracts (2 pages maximum) must be submitted electronically in the poster format which available in PDF and RTF. . Both a doc (or rtf) and a pdf file need to submitted in a single zipped file. Submit the revised abstract as a resubmission using the original abstract number through EasyChair.

At least one author of each accepted poster must register for the conference by 25 April 2010 to have their poster abstract included in the poster publication and a slot available for presentation and display.

Accepted Poster Size
Posters to be brought to the conference for hanging should be A1 in size and format. A1 is 594mm x 841mm or approximately 23 1/2in x 33in.

Submission Dates

Paper abstracts due, electronic submission in PDF and RTF formats only (abstract submission is optional)
18 December 2009

Papers for review due, electronic submission in PDF format only

29 January 2010

Poster abstracts due; decision within two weeks

12 February 2010

Workshop proposals due; decision within two weeks

22 February 2010

Authors informed of results of paper reviews

19 March 2010

Accepted revised papers due (20 pages maximum) electronic submission in DOC or RTF and PDF formats

16 April 2010

Accepted poster abstracts (2 pages maximum) electronic submission in DOC or RTF and PDF formats

5 May 2010

DCC'10 Conference Workshops

10–11 July 2010

DCC'10 Conference
12–14 July 2010