GUIDELINES

The Proceedings

All accepted and presented papers will be published in CNDCGS 2020 Conference Proceeding book. The Proceeding will be submitted for indexing in IEEE Xplore® digital library, Clarivate Analytics Proceedings, SCOPUS, and Google Scholar databases. 

Aims and Scope of the Research

Editorial Correspondence

Manuscripts for submission should be sent:
svajone.bekesiene@lka.lt

Author Guidelines

Guidelines for Manuscripts

We welcome the submission of your paper abstract. Your text should describe your project in an extended abstract format of 500-1000 words including references. Please respect the word limit as longer abstracts will not be accepted. The abstract must be in fluent English as it will be reproduced exactly as submitted.

The structure of the manuscript should contain clearly emphasized parts:

  1. Title of the paper (Times New Roman 17, bold);
  2. Correspondent Author's name, surname institution, country, e-mail address (Times New Roman 13, bold);
  3. Co-authors, institution, country, e-mail address (Times New Roman 8, Italic);
  4. Introduction/methodology/theoretical approach;
  5. Investigation Results /Findings;
  6. Conclusions;
  7. Acknowledgments (You must ensure that anyone named in the acknowledgments agrees to be named);
  8. Keywords or keyphrases (up to 5 keywords or key phrases);
  9. The abstract paper must be prepared following the "Abstract example CNDCGS-2020" and 

Manuscript example CNDCGS-2020

Publication Ethics and Malpractice Statement

All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed. All articles will be evaluated by at least two members of the Scientific Committee with respect to the topicality, originality, and general quality of the paper. After a double-blind revision process, all accepted full-length papers will be published in an ISSN Conference Proceedings and submitted for indexation in the scientific databases - Clarivate Analytics, EBSCO.

Papers should be authentic and original contributions and should have never been published before. Paper's length - no more than 10 pages. The text of papers should be prepared in English by the Microsoft Windows text editor. One person can produce no more than two papers. The full paper must be prepared following the "Manuscript example CNDCGS-2020".

All authors must sign the author's guarantee form concerning work presented for publication before the paper can be published. Author's guarantee form

Submission

Templates and resources

The article and the Author's Guarantee Form concerning work presented for publication has to be sent:

  • as an attached file by e-mail  svajone.bekesiene@lka.lt   or 
  • by post as the printout with a copy on CD by July 15, 2020.

Copyright Notice

Authors who submit to this conference agree to the following terms:

  1. Authors retain copyright over their work, while allowing the conference to place this unpublished work under a Creative Commons Attribution License, which allows others to freely access, use, and share the work, with an acknowledgment of the work's authorship and its initial presentation at this conference.
  2. Authors are able to waive the terms of the CC license and enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution and subsequent publication of this work (e.g. publish a revised version in a journal, post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial presentation at this conference.
  3. In addition, authors are encouraged to post and share their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) at any point before and after the conference.
  4. The authors must upload the filled Copyright and Consent Form in order to be published.

Privacy Statement

The names and email addresses entered in this conference site will be used exclusively for the stated purposes of this conference and will not be made available for any other purpose or to any other party.

POLICIES

General Conditions

All papers take a process of review. The original research articles will be sent out for review. Reviewers are selected based on their experience of the subject matter of the article. Minimal two independent reviewers are invited to make peer-review.  The reviewer takes attention to paper content, stylistic, and harmony with the template as well. 

Publisher complies with the Committee on Publication Ethics Guidelines for Peer Reviewers (https://publicationethics.org/files/Ethical_Guidelines_For_Peer_Reviewers_2.pdf) which provides a comprehensive guide to the ethics of peer review.

Each submission is checked for suitability when received by the editorial office and may be rejected without review if it is outside the scope of the journal, is obviously of insufficient quality, or is missing important sections.  

Reviews should be conducted objectively. There shall be no personal criticism of the author. Reviewers should express their views clearly with supporting arguments.                                                                                                                                        

Archive Access Policy

The presentations that make up the current and archived conferences on this site have been made open access and are freely available for viewing, for the benefit of authors and interested readers.


Presentation Information

The oral or poster presentation will be accepted at the conference.

Instruction for Oral Session

The oral and poster presentations will be accepted at the conference. Each oral presentation should take about 10 minutes, with 3 minutes for questions and answers and about 2 minutes for change over. As a courtesy for presenters in the block, it is advisable to adhere to the time schedule.
Every lecture hall will be equipped with a computer and a data projector. 

Instruction for Poster Session

The poster must contain: paper title, authors' names including affiliations, paper content. Font size must be in reasonable values, the posters could be read from the distance.
Poster Format: the presentation for poster sessions must be prepared following the "Poster Presentation.com" (1000 mm X 1000 mm). The minimum size of the poster is A1 format (841 x 594 mm). Orientation -- portrait. 

Posters will be presented to conference participants directly after key speakers oral presentations during the poster session  in the General's Silvestras Žukauskas Training Area, Pabrade.