SWIM2020 — Papers


SWIM2020 will be accepting short papers (1-6 pages) for publication in conference proceedings. Papers must bethe oral presentation. Papers will be peer reviewed. Acceptance is based on relevance, novelty, and clarity of presentation.


Submission/review website will be available soon. My apologies for the delay. 

Basic format for papers is:

  • 8.5 x 11 paper, 1-inch margins
  • 1-6 pages, numbered
  • Times Roman font
  • Title: 14-point, U/L-case, centered
  • Authors: 12 point-italic, centered
  • Headings 12-point bold, U/L case, left justified 
  • Text, figure captions: 12-point, left or fully justified
  • Footnote, references: 10-point
  • Submission as pdf. 


Papers must be submitted by April 15, 2020. Earlier is better.

  • February 15, 2020 — Paper submission, opens.
  • April 15, 2020 — Paper submission, closes..
  • May 15, 2020 — Notification of paper acceptance..
  • July 15, 2020 — Final submission of publication-ready pdf.
  • August 30, 2020 — Electronic publication of papers.

Poster option

Authors, including those whose papers are not accepted, have the option of presenting a poster. Poster dimensions will be available shortly.


One paper is permitted per senior author. Paid registration for the SWIM2020 conference is required for a paper to be presented or published. A full refund is available, prior to July 1, 2020,  if the paper is not accepted.

Example paper

An example Word document will be provided.

File coming soon.