IFERA 2017 Reseacrh Development Workshop


November 1, 2016 - Manuscript submission system will be open

November 25, 2016 - Abstract submission due by midnight Central Standard Time 

December 15, 2016 - Notification to authors based on abstract submission

January 23, 2017 - Submission of full papers

February 13, 2017 - Notification of papers chosen for presentation



Submission Guidelines

All submissions will be through IFERA’s online submission system (http://softconf.com/h/ifera2016/). Requests to attend this RDW without a paper submission should be made by submitting a brief 200 word abstract relative to the planned future research paper related to the workshop topic.

Types of submissions include: 1) full papers (30 pages maximum, double-spaced, Times New Roman 12pt) and 2) work-in-progress papers of at least 10 pages and 3) 200 word abstracts of planned future research papers.

Authors of chosen RDW submissions will be notified by December 15, 2016. Other authors of submissions may be invited to present their papers in an interactive poster session. The titles of all papers (presented in any format) will be listed in the program.