Call for Papers

Thanks to all the participants and the speakers of IFCS 2015!

The conference has been a great success and, as announced, authors of contributions, which have been presented at the conference, can submit the extended version of their papers for the publication in the post-proceedings volume.

We are glad to announce that Springer Verlag will be the publisher of the IFCS2015 post-proceedings. Edited by Angela Montanari, Francesco Palumbo and Maurizio Vichi, the volume will appear in the prestigious series “Studies in Classification, Data Analysis and Knowledge Organization” (ISSN: 1431-8814).

Original contributions between 10 and 12 pages, including all illustrations and appendices and prepared according to Springer typographical style, are welcomed. Please, download the LaTeX template and the Springer document style from the sidebar or click here.

Your paper must be uploaded through the Extended paper submission procedure clickable on the sidebar of the conference website within the 18th December 2015. When submitting please select 'Extended paper' track. Submissions will be published passing through a rigorous but fast peer-review evaluation process.

If you have any questions about the work-flow to prepare your submission, please do not hesitate to contact us at the email address


Author Guidelines

Please download the .zip file that contains the template for your submission and read carefully the instructions therein reported.

When submitting, please select Extended paper from the track list.



Submissions for this conference were closed on 2016-07-05.

IFCS Conference 2015 Bologna - Conference of the International Federation of Classification Societies