Paper Submission: Closed on July 1!


You are welcome to present your latest works on awareness science, technology, and awareness related applications. Submitted papers must be in a PDF format and should be original, unpublished, and not be under submission to other conferences or journals. The page limit for a full-length paper is 6 pages, but max. 8 pages are acceptable with extra page charge for the 7th and 8th pages. Papers with less than 4 pages or more than 8 pages will not be reviewed and may be rejected.

Please refer to following templates.

All submissions should be in the IEEE 8.5 two-column format. Papers should contain up to 5 keywords. Papers will be evaluated for originality, significance, clarity, and soundness, and will be reviewed by at least three independent reviewers.


Final Camera-Ready Paper Submission: by August 10

Please read all instructions carefully to submit your final camera-ready papers.

Authors of all accepted papers must submit their final camera-ready papers and other materials for registration electronically. Please revise the paper strictly in accordance with the referee comments, and ensure all submitted final camera-ready papers meet all the following instructions.

Paper Length: The final camera-ready papers may be 4 to 6 pages, but papers of 7 or 8 pages are acceptable with extra page charges. All papers should be at least 4 pages.

Paper Format: Follow the given IEEE Paper Template (MS word or TeX) strictly, otherwise the paper may be rejected for publication. Do not add any author titles or positions (Dr., Prof., etc.) in front of names.

IEEE Xplore-compatible PDF format: The final camera-ready papers must be compatible with IEEE Xplore. Create a compatible manuscript following the below steps:

Step 1: Proofread your manuscript and check its paper payout.
Step 2: Go to the IEEE PDF eXpress login page, click on the link "New Users - Click Here", fill in your information, and create your IEEE PDF eXpress account with the iCAST2018 conference ID, 44376XP. This ID is effective since July 22, 2018.
Step 3: Use IEEE PDF eXpress to convert your source file into IEEE Xplore-compatible PDF(s). The site contains extensive instructions, resources, helpful hints, and access to technical support.
Step 4: Note that PDF Xpress only creates the PDF files for you, and you should submit the converted file at our online submission system as given below.

Submission of the final camera-ready paper: When you receive a mail requesting your final camera-ready paper, login to iCAST 2018 EasyChair with your account and upload the final camera-ready paper (PDF) created using the above IEEE PDF eXpress according to the instructions in the mail. The procedure to submit your final camera-ready paper (PDF) is as follows.

Step 1. Login to iCAST 2018 EasyChair using your account of author role.
Step 2. Select "My Submissions" (main menu).
Step 3. Click "access" link in the row of “final version”.
Step 4. Click “Upload new version” link (upper right corner).
Step 5. Submit a New Version.

IEEE eCopyright:  IEEE Copyright Form is necessary to publish your accepted papers at the IEEE Xplore. Fill in the below necessary information and click the below "Copyright Submission" icon to send the form to IEEE electrically. You need an issued PDF copyright file for author registration in the Registration page.

Paper Title
Authors of the Paper
Paper ID
Authors E-mail Address