Call for Tutorials

Besides the main program, KMO 2016 will host a number of tutorials on the first day of the conference (25th July, 2016). We invite proposals for tutorials for presentation at the conference.

Topics of Interest

  • Tutorials should address topics that fall in the general scope of KMO 2015, LTEC 2015.
  • The topic must be a state of the art research topic with a clear focus on a specific problem, technology or application
  • There should be a sufficiently large community interested in the topic.

Submission Guidelines

Tutorial proposals should be submitted as a single PDF file of no more than 5 pages. Proposals should contain the following information:
  • Title of tutorial
  • Abstract (200 words)
  • Description of topic and relevance to KMO or LTEC
  • Format of tutorial (1/2 day, 1 day)
  • Tutorial organizer(s) and their qualifications
  • A brief discussion of why the topic is of particular interest at this time
  • Overview of content, description of the aims, presentation style, potential/preferred prerequisite knowledge
  • Required materials (e.g. will you need internet access, lab access, specific software installed?)
  •  Intended audience and expected number of participants.

Data regarding the presenter(s) (name(s), affiliation, email address, homepage) and short description of their expertise, experience in teaching and tutorial presentation. Please submit proposals by E-mail (in PDF format) to OR [Lorna or Derrick].

Important dates

  • Submission of tutorial 31st December, 2015
  • Submission of paper 5th January, 2016
  • Author notification 15th February, 2016.
  • Early Registration 20th March,, 2016
  • Camera ready 30th March, 2016
  • Conference date 25th – 28th July, 2016

Benefits to the Tutorial Presenter

  • Free conference registration (including conference bag, proceedings, coffee breaks, lunch, conference banquet)
  • Free accommodation during the conference period
  • Free airport transfer between airport and hotel