Authors must submit an original contribution in English, carefully checked for correct grammar and spelling. Please, use our Easychair submission system to upload your contribution.
The link is: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=iwbbio2020
There are two different categories for submissions
Full papers should contain 10-12 pages in its final version according to the Lecture Notes in BIoinformatics (LNBI) format of Springer-Verlag format. Extraordinarily, other two additional pages could be considered with a supplementary fee.
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.
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All accepted full papers will be published under Lecture Notes in Bionformatics (LNBI) . LNBI is included in ISI Conference Proceedings Citation Index (Thompson Reuters) and DBLP database. The number of contributions that an author can have in LNBI in this edition of IWBBIO is limited to a maximum of three (conditions of Springer)
Abstract submissions are also accepted (at least two pages in LNBI format). Abstracts must be submitted directly in the EasyChair platform. Once they have been accepted, a selection of high quality abstracts can be extended before final papers submission deadline as full paper. Authors of accepted abstract should contact, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, indicating their interest in completing the extension to full paper (before 25th February. It also necessary to submit copyright and source files).
All accepted abstracts will be published in the conference proceedings, under ISBN reference.
After review process, all the accepted contributions, according to the suggestions of the reviewers, will be classified as: full paper (10-12 pages in LNBI format), abstract and/or short paper (maximun 8 pages, published in the conference proceedings, under ISBN references).
Authors whose contributions have been accepted as full paper, will receive an email indicating the status of FULL PAPER acceptance and the instructions so that they can send the necessary information of the CAMERA READY (both paper and copyright form).
For the FULL PAPER, a completed copyright form should completed and signed by the corresponding author of each paper, on behalf of all of the authors of that paper.
All accepted contributions, with the information/evaluation of the chairman of the session in conjunction with the review comments and the summary of reviews, will be taken into account for selecting the very high quality contributions for Special Issues.