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iFUZZY 2022

2022 International Conference on Fuzzy Theory and Its Applications

Nov. 3-6 2022 Garden Villa, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Final Paper Submission

Final Paper Submission Guidelines

Please make sure you complete all the steps for the final manuscript submission before the deadline (15 October 2022).(Note: Authors of full papers are required to follow all the steps (1, 2, 3, 4 and 5). Authors of short (position) papers only require to follow steps 1, 3 and 4.)

Prior to submission, the final manuscript PDF file must be validated by IEEE PDF eXpress to ensure that it is IEEE Xplore-compliant.

In order for your paper(s) to be published in the iFuzzy 2022 Conference Proceedings and to be submitted to IEEE Xplore, make sure to follow the registration guidelines provided at registration

You should go to the submission system, select the "Upload/Update Final Paper" button and follow the instructions to upload the final manuscript file (in .pdf format)

Go Final Paper Submission Website

The IEEE Copyright should be submitted from online submission system. You should go to the submission page of your paper, select the "Copyright Form" button and follow the instructions. If you have problems during the submission of the final manuscript, please contact the iFuzzy 2022 Conference Secretariat at ifuzzy2022@g-mail.nsysu.edu.tw

1. Preparation of Your Final Manuscript and Abstract (For Full and Short papers)

  • Full paper no less than 4 pages and no greater than 6 pages of conference format must be submitted for review.
  • Accepted papers of this type will be included the conference proceedings and will be eligible for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library.
  • Among the papers submitted for IEEE Xplore, the paper rejected due to the low acceptance rate recommended by the IEEE will automatically be converted into a proceeding-only paper.

2. Generation of the PDF File and Validation of the Manuscript by IEEE PDF eXpress (For Full papers to be included in IEEE Xplore)

  • Go to IEEE PDF eXpress Website at https://ieee-pdf-express.org/
  • If you are a new user, select 'New Users – Click here' and enter the Conference ID (55320X), your email address and choose a password. If you have used previously PDF eXpress you should enter the same password that was used for previous conferences.
  • Once inside PDF eXpress you have two options:
    • Option 1 (Recommended): You can generate the PDF file from your source file (e.g. MS Word) and the generated PDF file will be IEEE Xplore-compliant. For executing this option, you have to select "Create New Title", introduce the title of the paper, and then upload the source file. Once the file is converted, download it. This will be the final manuscript file that you will have to upload later on submission system.
    • Option 2: You can validate a PDF file generated previously with any other tool. If you choose this option, please make sure that all the fonts are embedded, there are no bookmarks and no links (URLs). For executing this option, you have to select "Create New Title", introduce the title of the paper, and then upload your PDF file. Once the status of the file indicates "PDF Passed PDF check; PDF is IEEE Xplore compatible", download it from PDF eXpress. This will be the final manuscript file that you will have to upload on the paper submission system.
  • You will receive an email with confirmation of compatibility status from the the IEEE pdf eXpress. You have to upload this email on the paper submission system for validation.

3. Registration (For Full and Short papers)

  • At least one author of all accepted papers should make a regular registration for the paper to be included in the final program and the conference proceedings no later than September 30, 2022

4. Submission of Final Manuscript (For Full and Short papers)

  • Upload your final paper to the submission system (in .pdf format)

5. Submission of IEEE eCopyright (For Full papers only)

  • Go to the submission page of your paper, click the "IEEE Copyright Submission" button for further instructions.