Format

Authors should consult Springer’s authors’ guidelines and use their proceedings templates, either for LaTeX or for Word, for the preparation of their papers. Springer encourages authors to include their ORCIDs in their papers. In addition, the corresponding author of each paper, acting on behalf of all of the authors of that paper, must complete and sign a Consent-to-Publish form. The corresponding author signing the copyright form should match the corresponding author marked on the paper. Once the files have been sent to Springer, changes relating to the authorship of the papers cannot be made.

The maximum length of the papers is 12 pages (4 pages in Demonstrations & Doctoral Consortium), including figures and references:


Instructions for preparing the camera-ready version of your paper:

  1. Papers must be prepared according to the LNCS/LNAI/CCIS template of Springer (MS-WORD or LaTex format) without page numbers. The template can be downloaded above.
  2. You must upload a ZIP file including:
    • a signed Copyright Form (**PDF format**). The template can be downloaded below.
    • the final version of your paper (**MS-WORD or Latex format**)
    • A document stating the changes performed taking into account the reviews using the PAAMS 2020 conference management system.

The copyright's data for PAAMS 2020 (Main track & Demonstrations) are:

  • TITLE: Advances in Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Trustworthiness: The PAAMS Collection
  • EDITORS: Yves Demazeau, Tom Holvoet, Juan Manuel Corchado, and Stefania Costantini

Download pre-filled form for PAAMS (Main track and Demonstrations)

The copyright's data for PAAMS 2020 (Workshops) are:

  • TITLE: Highlights in Practical Applications of Agents, Multi-Agent Systems, and Trustworthiness, The PAAMS Collection
  • EDITORS: Fernando De la Prieta, Philippe Mathieu, Jaime Andrés Rincón Arango, Alia El Bolock, Elena Del Val, Jaume Jorán Prunera, João Carneiro, Rubén Fuentes, Fernando Lopes and Vicente Julian

Download pre-filled form for PAAMS (Workshops)

Submission

All proposed papers must be submitted in electronic form (PDF format) using the PAAMS conference management system.

Review process

PAAMS welcomes the submission of application papers with preference to the topics listed in the call for papers. All submitted papers will undergo a thorough review process; each paper will be refereed by at least three experts in the field based on relevance, originality, significance, quality and clarity.

Publication

Accepted papers will be included in PAAMS Proceedings, published by Springer.

At least one of the authors will be required to register and attend the symposium to present the paper in order to include the paper in the conference proceedings. All accepted papers will be published by Springer Verlag in the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence.

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Special Issues

Authors of selected papers from PAAMS will be invited to submit an extended and improved version to special issue in different journals.

Fusion
The research that receives an award for best paper on the topic of Data Fusion, will be sent to Information Fusion (ISSN: 1566-2535, JCR 2018: 10.716) and submitted for a quick review.
Neurocomputing
Authors of selected papers from PAAMS 2020 and Co-located Events will be invited to submit an extended and improved version to a Special Section published in Neurocomputing (JCR 2018 Neurocomputing: 4.072).
Electronics
Authors of selected papers from PAAMS 2020 and Co-located Events will be invited to submit an extended and improved version to a Special Section published in Electronics (JCR 2018 Electronics. 1.764 (Q3)).
ComSoc
Authors of selected papers from PAAMS 2020 and Co-located Events will be invited to submit an extended and improved version to a Special Section published in IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society.
Smartcities
Authors of selected papers from PAAMS 2020 and Co-located Events will be invited to submit an extended and improved version to a Special Section published in Smart Cities.
ADCAIJ
Authors of selected papers from PAAMS 2020 and Co-located Events will be invited to submit an extended and improved version to a Special Issue published in ADCAIJ (ISSN: 2255-2863, indexed in DOAJ, ProQuest, Scholar, WorldCat, Dialnet, Sherpa ROMEO, Dulcinea, UlrichWeb, Emerging Sources Citation Index of Thomson Reuters, BASE y Academic Journals Database)