Submission Guidelines

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Author Guidelines

Submission Preparation Checklist

  1. The submission neither has been previously published nor is being reviewed at another conference (or an explanation has been provided in the Comments to the Director).
  2. The submission file is in Microsoft Word or latex document file format.
  3. All URL addresses in the text (e.g., are activated and ready to click.
  4. All submissions should be written in English with a maximum paper length of six (6) printed pages including figures and references without incurring additional page charges (maximum 4 additional pages with over-length page charge for an additional fee, if accepted) in the standard IEEE two-column conference format. The fee for the additional page can be seen here. Papers exceeding 10 pages will not be accepted at IWBIS.
  5. The submission must use the provided template above. The text is single-spaced; uses a 10-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end. The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the link above.
  6. Since IWBIS 2022 is double blind, authors’ names must be removed from submission, with “Author” and year used in the bibliography and footnotes, instead of authors’ name, paper title, etc.
  7. If submitting to peer review, all Microsoft Office documents (including Supplementary Files) have been saved by going to File and selecting Save As; clicking Tools (or Options in a Mac); clicking Security; selecting “Remove personal information from file properties on save”; clicking Save.
  8. If the paper is accepted, please submit the camera-ready version in PDF and Microsoft word/latex format.

Copyright Notice

  1. Authors who submit to this conference agree to the following terms:
    Authors retain copyright over their work, while allowing the conference to place this unpublished work under a Creative Commons Attribution License, which allows others to freely access, use, and share the work, with an acknowledgment of the work’s authorship and its initial presentation at this conference.
  2. Authors are able to waive the terms of the CC license and enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution and subsequent publication of this work (e.g., publish a revised version in a journal, post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgment of its initial presentation at this conference.
  3. In addition, authors are encouraged to post and share their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) at any point before and after the conference.

Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this conference site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this conference and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.

No Show Policy

Papers that have been accepted for presentation on The International Workshop on Big Data and Information Security will have to present the paper at the conference. If the author(s) of the paper did not present their paper, it will not be included in the final proceeding of the conference.