Paper Submission

Submission Guidelines

The submission Web page for ANNA’18 is You should make a link to this Web page from your conference Web page. If you specify any other Web site, your authors will be unable to submit to ANNA’18. You can find this Web page when you log in to EasyChair for ANNA’18 and follow the menu items ANNA’18 -> ANNA’18 information.

You can always access ANNA’18 in EasyChair by logging in and following the menu items EasyChair -> My conferences.

Paper Requirements

Submitted papers must present previously unpublished research. The manuscript should be of sufficient detail to permit reasonable evaluation by experts in the field. Accepted papers will appear in the conference proceedings published by the VDE Verlag GmbH and will be included in IEEE Xplore digital library.

All submissions must be written in English.

Initial as well as final papers will be limited to a length of 6 pages and must be prepared according to the typing instructions at
Papers prepared according the IEEE template at
will also be accepted. Please make sure that an A4 format (not letter size) will be submitted. The work should contain a concise presentation of the main contribution, its relevance, and its relation to prior work. All submitted papers will be peer reviewed for their quality, correctness, originality, and relevance.

Author registration

Authors will be asked to submit a final manuscript (maximum 6 pages) after their paper has been accepted by the reviewers. The conference proceedings will only contain papers that are presented in the conference. Therefore, at least one author must register for full rate until the deadline for registration.

One full registration can cover up one paper. Failure to register before the deadline will result in withdrawal of the paper from the conference program and the proceedings. Any paper included in the conference program, but not being presented at the conference according to the published schedule will not appear in the official proceedings in IEEE Xplore.


Do not forget to read the Copyright Agreement. When supplying your contribution to the VDE, you agree with these conditions.