FAQ (frequently asked questions)

Q: Do I have to register for the sessions I want to attend AND additionally for the whole conference?

A:  No, if you register for the conference you only need to choose the sessions that you want to attend additionally to the conference. You can register for the conference here: https://www.conftool.net/erscp2021/


Q: How do I submit a paper?

A: Please log in via the website and register under Conftool and submit your abstracts. The board of evaluators will be ready to evaluate all the submissions that will have been received.

Deadline for submissions prolonged until 26th April 2021


Q: Do I need to pay the conference fee before my submission is accepted?

A: No. We ask you to pay 7 days after the acceptance of your submission.

Q: Do I need to submit a full paper for an oral presentation or a poster presentation?

A: If you want your submission to be published in the EBook you have to submit a full paper. If not you don‘t.


Q: Where will the full paper be published?

All Full Papers received by August 1st will be published  in the form of an EBook. 

The Ebook will be published by the Publishing House of Graz University of Technology (TU Graz)

Every single article will have its individual DOI and can be downloaded for free from the site of TUGraz Library and Publishers.

Also the complete Conference Proceedings as EBook will be free to download at no cost.

The Conference Proceedings as EBook will be published under a Creative Commons Licence. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/

For you as author it is important to know:

 Your article must not be pre-published.

All your pictures, tables, illustrations must be your own work, or you must have the permission by the owner to publish.

 The process is as follows:

Your abstract will be peer reviewed. After the acceptance of the abstract the conference fee is due.

After that you will have time until August 1st to submit the Full Paper.

Full Papers received after that date can not be considered for publication.

When uploading the Full Paper you will have to acknowledge  to the Creative Commons Agreement, which will form the Creative Commons contract between you and the editors.

Full Papers by participants will only be considered for publication, if the participation fee has been paid in full.