Please be informed that the deadline for submitting the camera-ready paper is May 10, 2023 May 24, 2023(First Round) and August 15, 2023(Second Round). Late submission will not be considered for the inclusion into the conference proceedings.

Please comply with the following steps carefully in preparation for your camera-ready paper.


Step 1

Format your paper according to the LNCS template and generate the corresponding PDF file of your manuscript. Authors should consult Springer’s authors’ guidelines and use their proceedings templates, either for LaTeX or for Word, for the preparation of their papers. Springer encourages authors to include their ORCIDs in their papers. Please ensure the latest template from the above link is used for camera-ready submission.

Paper length:

Research Paper: The length of the Full / Short Paper is limited to 15 / 8 LNCS pages, including all text, figures, references and appendices.

Industry Paper: The length of the paper is limited to 15 LNCS pages, including all text, figures, references and appendices.

Demo Paper: The paper length is limited to 5 LNCS pages, including all text, figures, references and appendices.


Step 2

Complete the attached file

You should fill in the surnames of all authors, first names of all authors, contact author’s name and mailing address as well as the contact author’s email in the attached file author_paper ID.xml. Once data processing has been finished, Springer shall contact the corresponding authors and ask him/her to check his/her papers.


Step 3

Complete the attached copyright.rar.

The corresponding author signing the copyright form should match the corresponding author marked on the paper. Once the files have been sent to Springer, changes relating to the authorship of the papers cannot be made.

Note that (1) we do not accept digital signatures, so please make sure that all forms have been signed in ink; (2) one author may sign on behalf of all the authors of a particular paper; (3) scan the completed copyright form in electronic format (in PDF) and rename it to be APWEBWAIM_XXX_cr.pdf where XXX is your paper ID.


Step 4

Create a folder named APWEBWAIM_XXX, where XXX is your paper ID.


Step 5

Place the following files in the folder APWEBWAIM_XXX (created from Step 4):

the paper source files. Note that you should include all the source files, e.g., if you are using Latex, then you should include LaTeX2e files for the text and PS/EPS or PDF/JPG files for all figures, as well as the Final DVI file.

the PDF file (from Step 1)

the contact.txt file (from Step 2)

the copyright form file (from Step 3)


Step 6

Zip up the folder from Step 5 and call it


Step 7

Submit the zip file (from Step 6) to the CMT system