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Submitting a paper

Successful authors will have their paper(s) submitted for indexing on IET Inspec, IEEE Xplore and Ei Compendex, increasing citations and influence that extends beyond the conference. We aim for a 16-week turnaround time from conference end date to publication, providing all Authors submit the requested documentation by the deadlines provided.

Key dates

Paper submission deadline

Friday 15 September 2023

Author notification

Monday 27 November 2023

Author registration deadline

Friday 12 January 2024

Presentation submission deadline

Friday 16 February 2024

DPSP 2024 conference

4 – 7 March 2024

Writing your paper

  • Each paper should be the authors’ original work and previously unpublished in the form submitted
  • Please ensure the subject of your paper falls under one of the topics in the technical scope.
  • Sales pitches will be rejected.
  • Please prepare your full paper file using the full paper template. This template is also available in LaTeX; please contact the organisers if required
  • There is no maximum paper page limit, however, we recommend conference papers are generally 3 – 4 pages
  • The working language of the conference is English
  • Please leave enough time when writing your paper for your company or employer’s approval / review if this required.

Before submission…

  • Ensure you have your full paper file ready, converted into PDF file format.
  • Please ensure you have read and understood the Assignment of Copyright terms
  • If the paper is Crown or US Government copyright please email to request the appropriate publishing for

Step 1: Register as a new user

  • Enter the online submission system
  • Click “Sign up” and enter your email address / password
  • You will receive a confirmation email containing a link to activate your account

Step 2: Submitting your paper

  • Login to the submission system
  • Once the publication agreement and all other fields are complete, you will receive a confirmation email containing your paper submission details and reference number.
  • If you are submitting more than one full paper, you can use the same user account
  • Done!

What happens next…

  • Following the review of full papers, successful authors will be invited to attend and present their work at DPSP 2024 by PowerPoint Presentation or Poster Presentation.
  • Successful authors must register to attend and present their work at the conference by Friday 12 January 2024.
  • If an author does not attend and present the submission, the paper will not be published.
  • Authors presenting more than one paper must pay the additional paper fee for each additional paper presented
  • The IET cannot meet any travelling or subsistence expenses for authors, either prior to or during the conference

Thank you for your submission and good luck!

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