Paper Submission Guidelines
We welcome contributions through
research papers and industrial reports / case
studies on applications in form of regular papers of up to 7
pages, double-column IEEE style, which will be presented in
plenary presentations and poster sessions. In addition, we welcome short research
papers & industry reports of 4 pages which will be presented in informal poster sessions.
Accepted submissions include:
regular research papers (7 pages IEEE style, formal presentation)
regular industry & application reports
(7 pages IEEE style, formal
short research papers (4 pages IEEE
style, poster presentation)
short industry & application reports
(max. 4 pages IEEE style, poster
General Guidelines (Draft Papers)
Prospective authors are
invited to submit their draft paper (between 1
to 7 pages, standard 2 column IEEE style) by
Different to practice at other WORLDCOMP'08
conference, DMIN'08 uses an online conference
management and paper submission system, to which
the draft papers must be submitted online,
in IEEE-format and exclusively as a
the formatting instructions for the draft
Paper Size: US Letter format (8.5" x
11") or A4 (210 X 297
Paper Length: Maximum 7
pages, including figures, tables &
Paper formatting: double column, single
spaced, 10pt font.
Margins: Left, Right, and Bottom: 0.75"
(19mm). The top margin must be 0.75" in
(19 mm), except for the title page where
it must be 1" (25 mm).
Do not number your manuscript pages.
The first page must include:
of the paper
affiliation, postal address, E-mail
address, telephone number, and fax
number for each author
Underline the name of the author who
will be presenting the paper (if
accepted) - This will not be
required for the camera ready
a maximum of
keywords - This will not be required
for the camera ready version!
of any of the above paper specifications may
result in rejection of your paper!
You may download preliminary
information on the IEEE style below. Please
consider, that although these files are IEEE
information for submissions to the WCCI'06
conference, they are also the requirement for
This information may be updated for the final
camera ready submission to the WORLDCOMP
online paper collection system.
Online Submission of the Draft
submit your paper please visit the online conference
system for DMIN'08 hosted by conference master. Please
submit papers as soon as possible to ensure early
feedback (deadline: March 23, 2008).
Please click on the button below to access to
conference management systems:
submission system is closed now.
Papers will be evaluated for originality,
significance, clarity, and soundness. Each paper will be
refereed by two researchers in the topical area. To
reflect upon feedback from last year we will extend the
constructive feedback given within the review. Please
consult the pages for the
Review Process for additional
particularly encourage submissions of industrial
applications and case studies from practitioners. To
reflect the requirements of an application or project
centric case study presentation, these will be subject
to different review criteria. In particular, they will
not be evaluated using predominantly theoretical
research criteria of originality etc., but will take
general interest and presentation stronger into
consideration. The camera-ready papers will be reviewed
by one person.
Final Papers -
Registration and Submission
For information regarding author instructions including
presentation formats and accepted paper categories
typing instructions for the preparation of the final papers
Invitation letters for VISA applications
For submission of final papers for publication in the conference proceedings/book, please visit:
Please note that the final deadline for camera ready papers is May 16, 2008.
The final camera-ready papers have to be submitted to the WORLDCOMP online paper collection system, not to
DMIN's system used for submission of your draft paper.
Please read the instructions provided by the notification of acceptance carefully
are published by CSREA Press in hardcopy. The proceedings
are distributed at the conference
Proceedings or The 2008 International Conference
on Data Mining (DMIN 2008), July 14-17, 2008, Las Vegas,
Volumes I, II
Editors: Robert Stahlbock, Sven F. Crone, Stefan
Associate Editors: Hamid R. Arabnia, Philippe Lenca,
Wolfram-M. Lippe, Gary M. Weiss
CSREA Press, USA
ISBN: 1-60132-060-4, 1-60132-061-2 (1-60132-062-0)
All conference proceedings published by CSREA Press are
considered for inclusion in major database indexes that
are designed to provide easy access to the current
literature of the sciences (database examples: ISI
Thomson Scientific, IEE INSPEC, DBLP, ...).
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
Question 1: Can I
modify the title of my paper (moderately)?
ANSWER: Yes - you can; as long as the modified title
reflects the content of the accepted paper.
Question 2: Can I add/remove/modify the names of the
authors of my paper? Can I change the order of the
change the affiliations of the authors?
ANSWER: Yes to all the above questions - as long as the
change has been discussed with and agreed by the
Question 3: If I am unable to attend the conference (eg.
due to delays in obtaining USA visa, rejection of USA
visa, flight difficulties, unanticipated funding
problems to cover the costs of airfare/hotel, other
personal problems), would my paper still be published?
ANSWER: Yes, as long as one of the authors of the paper
registers for the conference and pays the registration
fee (for authors, the conference fee covers the
publication/printing/copyright/... fees of the author's
own paper). Authors of accepted papers who cannot attend
the conference but have registered and paid their
conference fee must follow the instructions shown below
(as well as the instructions that appear in the
acceptance notification already sent to them):
Register with the conference and pay your fee.
an email to
firstname.lastname@example.org informing Professor Arabnia that you
registered for the conference but will not be able to
the conference. In the same email, you must
Paper ID #:
Your complete shipping address: (so that we can ship you
proceedings/book - all shipments will be done in
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