Blockchain Research
and Applications





Societies and Institutions





FinTech Companies


A number of FinTech companies support the event. Information about them will be updated here.




To help ensure correct formatting, please use the IEEE style files for conference proceedings as a template for your submission. These include LaTeX and Word style files.

  • only papers in PDF format will be accepted
  • paper size: US letter
  • paper length: each paper should have 6 to MAXIMUM 8 pages, including figures, tables and references. A maximum of two extra pages per paper is allowed (i.e. up to 10 pages), at an additional charge of $100 USD per extra page
  • paper formatting: double column, single spaced, #10 point Times Roman font
  • margins: Left, Right, and Bottom: 0.75‟ (19mm). The top margin must be 0.75‟ (19 mm), except for the title page where it must be 1‟ (25 mm)
  • no page numbers please, we will insert the page numbers for you

Note: violations of any of the above paper specifications may result in rejection of your paper.


Submission Instructions

Please follow the instructions in the following submission portal

From the menu for ‟Main research topic‟, you should select ‟CDSS-22. Special Session on Blockchain Research and Applications‟.

Authors will be notified with acceptance or rejection of their papers by March 15, 2018. The deadline for receipt of final manuscripts is May 1, 2018.



Please contact the Organizing Committee with any questions.