Call for Papers

First Call for Papers

SIS2017 - Intermediate Scientific Meeting of the ITALIAN STATISTICAL SOCIETY
"
Statistics and Data Science: new challenges, new generations"
School of Economics and Management, University of Florence, June 28-30, 2017

Authors wishing to present a paper or a poster are invited to submit an abstract and a short paper.

Abstracts should contain no more than 200 words, without references and formula.

Short papers should be from 4 to 6 pages long.  They have to describe: the substantive problem and the data analyzed, as well as the approach and models used. They have also to include a clear statement of the main results and conclusions and to indicate the most important key references

The Committee invites submissions of contributed papers/posters on the topics of the  Intermediate Scientific Meeting. They will be included in the program after acceptance.

The poster sessions will be organized following the "speed session" format. More details on the "speed session" format will be communicated to the authors.
IMPORTANT: the deadline for the POSTER SESSION submissions is extended until March 25th, 2017

Author Guidelines

SUBMISSION

Abstract and short papers are submitted on-line. All submissions, except invited talks, are subject to a blind refereeing process.

Authors are requested to submit in the proper track. Please select "Contributed" for free contributed submissions, "Poster" for poster submissions, or choice the appropriate specialized or solicited session in the list.

Abstracts should contain no more than 200 words, without references and formula.

Short papers should be from 4 to 6 pages long.  They have to describe: the substantive problem and the data analyzed, as well as the approach and models used. They have also to include a clear statement of the main results and conclusions and to indicate the most important key references.

 

EDITORIAL STANDARDS AND SUBMISSION AREA

The short papers can be submitted using LaTeX or Word editorial standards.

- LaTeX template (click here to download the LaTeX template)

- Word template (click here to download the Word template).

The LaTeX users need to upload a .zip file containing the .tex file, any image files and the .pdf version of the paper in the submission area.

After acceptance of the contributed papers, the Conference Program Committee will confirm the inclusion in the program of the proposed contributed paper sessions.

Accepted paper could be uploaded according to the following editorial standards.

 

Editorial standards

- up to 6 pages for the short paper of contributed  and posters sessions

- up to 8 pages for the papers of specialized and solicited sessions

- up to 12 pages for the papers of plenary sessions


Deadlines - NEW

- Abstract and short paper for POSTER SESSION submission : MARCH 25th, 2017

- Abstract and short paper submission: MARCH 10th, 2017

- Authors Notifications: March 31st, 2017

- Final version of accepted contributed papers: April 15th, 2017

- Final version of plenary, specialized and solicited session papers: April 15th, 2017

 

PUBLICATIONS

a) The Book of Abstracts submitted through the on-line system  will be printed for the meeting.

b) Proceedings: all the accepted papers will be published in the SIS2017 Proceedings (Firenze University Press) with ISBN.

c) Post proceedings will be published in a Springer volume.


Start here to submit a paper to this conference.
Step one of the submission process



Contact: sis2017@disia.unifi.it