Camera-Ready Submission Guideline

The final paper and the signed copyright form are due on September 20th, 2017. This is a firm deadline for the production of the proceedings. You should submit your paper using your EasyChair proceedings author role for COCOA 2017.

  1. FINAL PAPER: Please submit the files belonging to your camera-ready paper using your EasyChair author account. Follow the instructions after the login for uploading two files:
    • either a zipped file containing all your LaTeX sources or a Word file in the RTF format, and
    • the PDF version of your camera-ready paper

    The page limit is 15 (for full paper), 8 (for short paper) and is strict. Authors with over-page must pay the extra fee of USD $100 per page (discounted). A maximum of 2 over-pages is allowed, and the fee is charged via registration. Please follow strictly the author instructions of Springer-Verlag when preparing the final version: .

    Our publisher has recently introduced an extra control loop: once data processing is finished, they will contact all corresponding authors and ask them to check their papers. We expect this to happen shortly before the printing of the proceedings. At that time your quick interaction with Springer-Verlag will be greatly appreciated.

  2. COPYRIGHT: Please upload a signed and completed copyright form to us as soon as possible. The Springer copyright forms can be found at .

    Please note that:

    • The Volume Editor(s) in the copyright should be XIAOFENG GAO, HONGWEI DU, and MENG HAN.
    • The Title of the Book or Conference Name should be The 11th Annual International Conference on Combinatorial Optimization and Applications (COCOA'17).

    It is sufficient for one of the authors to sign the copyright form. You can scan the form into PDF or any other standard image format.

All questions about papers should be sent to the volume editor Meng Han (