Authors should use the conference manuscript templates available on the website when writing their papers.

Authors must also submit the IEEE Copyright Form with the final manuscript.

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Paper Submission Portal


Authors must use the BCTM 2017 Slide Template for their presentations.


BCTM Paper Deadlines:

Tuesday, 5 September 2017
Final Manuscript Deadline

Thursday, 12 October 2017
Slides for Papers Due



Submission Notes:

  • The page layout must be in US letter size (8.5 x 11”) format.
  • Regular length manuscripts may not exceed four pages, including all figures, tables, references, etc.
  • Invited papers may not exceed eight pages, including all figures, tables, references, etc.
  • If you were not specifically invited to submit a paper to BCTM by the Technical Program Committee, then your paper is a regular length manuscript.
  • Submissions must be submitted electronically in Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF), and submissions may not exceed 1 MB.
  • A website for submitting manuscripts will be provided as the deadline approaches.
  • Deadlines correspond to 11:59 pm Hawaii Standard Time (UTC−10:00) on the date provided.
  • Paper Submission Portal