The submission process is divided into two phases: (1) call for abstracts; (2) paper submissions. The deadline for submission of papers was on 30th May, and the conference is now closed for new submissions.

Overview of key dates in the submission process

Event Date(1)


  1. Future dates may be subject to change.
  2. Papers can only be submitted for abstracts which have been accepted.
Abstract submission opens 17th September 2018
Abstract submission closes at midnight 17th December 2018
Abstract decisions issued 31st January 2019
Paper submission for accepted abstracts opens(2) 1st March 2019
Paper submission closes at midnight 30th May 2019

Paper template

All papers submitted to the conference are required to comply with the layout and styles defined in the SECED 2019 paper template. To download the template, click on the link below.

Download template

Paper submission guidelines

Please note that the following guidelines are retained on the website for information only. The conference is no longer open for new submissions.