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Instructions for Authors

The 5th International Symposium on Sensor Science will accept abstracts only.
The accepted abstracts will be available online on Sciforum.net during and after the conference and will be published in the journal Proceedings. Papers based on the accepted abstracts can be published in the special issue "I3S 2017 Selected Papers".
Please note that abstract submission and conference registration are two separate processes
To register for this conference, please follow this link.

To present your research at the event

  • Create an account on Sciforum.net and follow the procedure to "Submit a New Abstract" in your User Home.
  • Indicate which thematic area is best suited for your research.
  • Submit a 200-word abstract in English.
  • The deadline to submit your abstract is 13 July 2017. You will be notified by 28 July 2017 regarding the acceptance for poster presentation.
  • Upon submission, you can select if you also wish to be considered for oral presentation. Following assessment by the Chair, you will be notified by 28 July 2017 in a separate email whether your contribution has been accepted for oral presentation.

Poster Information

Maximum poster size limited to 90x140cm, vertical orientation preferred. Please print your poster prior to the conference.
A plan of the poster session will be circulated later on.

Publication Opportunities

  • All accepted abstracts will be available online in Open Access form on Sciforum.net.
  • All accepted abstracts will be published in the journal Proceedings.
  • Participants of this conference are cordially invited to contribute with a full manuscript to our special issue "I3S 2017 Selected Papers" in the journal Sensors.
  • This themed collection is closely aligned with the scope of the event. The submission deadline for this special issue is
    31 December 2017. The conference participants will be granted a 20% discount on the publishing fees.
  • Sensors is indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), MEDLINE (PubMed), Compendex (EI) and other databases, and has an Impact Factor of 2.677 (Journal Citations Reports, 2016).