Blockchain Research
and Applications



Societies and Institutions



FinTech Companies 

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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 are 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.


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‟.

The submission deadline is February 1, 2018. We would consider short papers submitted by the deadline, where a short paper includes all the sections a final paper would include but in a brief version.

Authors will be notified with acceptance or rejection of their papers by March 15, 2018. The deadline for receipt of final manuscripts, of up to 8 pages, is May 1, 2018. All submitted papers are blind peer reviewed.



Please contact the Organizing Committee with any questions.