The PARA 2008 proceedings have suffered many unfortuante
delays, but is now scheduled to be published in two volumes, LNCS 6126 and 612
7 in late 2010.
Conference submission system now available at
(this system is just this year used by 780
conferences and events, including CCGrid 2008 and HetroPar'08.)
Short abstract and title submissions:
Create a user account according to the instructions
on the PARA 2008 EasyChair webpage if your do not already have one
If not a general submission, look for the Poster track
or your Minisyposium track once inside the PARA 2008 submission site
Cut and paste abstract into EasyChair submission window
Add key words
Add yourself to the PARA 2008 mailing list at:
PARA 2008 - mailing list webpage
Extended abstract information
We will provide a copyright form for publishing
the abstracts and/or extended abstracts in
on our website and/or our "book of abstracts"
available at the conference.
Springer will for the final full paper require their
own copyright form and .pdf files as well as .tex source files
(Detailed instructions to be posted later re.
instructions for accepted full papers.)
Extended abstract should be 3-4 pages in Springer LNCS format.
Springer LNCS Author link has detailed instructions
summarized as needed for PARA 2008 here:
Follow the guidelines outlined in
LNCS type instructions
You can use
Springer LNCS' type instructions source file as a template
Min. no. of pages for PARA 2008 extended abstract: 3
Max. no. of pages for PARA 2008 extended abstract: 4
Upload .tex source file to Easychair (Minisymposia contributors
-- look for your minisymposium track)
As indicated by the above deadlines,
PARA 2008 accepts proposals in form of extended abstracts
for papers to be presented at the conference under its general theme.
The "regular papers" ( max. 10 pages )
will be reviewed by the Programs Committee
and/or people we recruit as reviewers. Upon acceptance, you
will be required to register for the conference and submit the
full paper in early May in order to be part of the program .
A book of abstracts will be available at the conference.
Full papers of max. 10 pages
will be reviewed by 3 reveiwers for inclusion
in the Springer LNCS Series.
Most MS papers have now been evaluated and
camera-ready versions uploaded.
Information for Minisymposia Organizers
PARA 2008 has also invited several respected members
of our field to organize
in connection with the Workshop.
The MS Organizers will invite and/or solicit contributions
for their symposia. Announcements for each MS is available
in a link from the
webpage, where available (updated continuosly).
It is up to the MS Organizers to
select the presentations given in their Minisymposia.
Requirements for speakers in the Minisymposia are the same
as for General Contributions:
Submit title and abstracts/extended abstracts
via the PARA submission page
Register for the conference
submission of the full paper in early May in
order to be part of the program .
Presentation at the conference in order to
be considered for the LNCS Proceedings
- See submission system link on top of this pages
- Extended abstract format information above
Please contact the Conference Chair, Anne C. Elster
elster-at-idi.ntnu.no (replace -at- with @)
or Conference Secretary, Ellen Solberg:
emts-at-idi.ntnu.no (replace -at- with @)
for further information.
More information will be posted here shortly
This page was updated on Feb. 12, 2008. Comments welcome.