You are invited to submit a position or short research paper expressing new ideas, research directions, or relevant opinions. Submissions consist of up to 5 pages using 11-point Times Roman font, including title page with author names, and bibliography. Submissions deviating from these guidelines will not be reviewed. Submissions will be judged on originality, clarity, relevance, and, above all, their likelihood of generating discussion. Accepted papers will be published in the ACM Digital Library.

Submissions Page

Important Dates
Paper Submission: 11 May 2010 noon EDT.
Notification: 24 June 2010
Camera-ready due: 12 July 2010
Workshop Date: 28-29 July 2010
ACM Digital Library submission due: 22 August 2010

NOTE: 22 August is the final deadline for camera-ready versions of the papers accepted at LADIS 2010, for inclusion in the ACM Digital Library. There will be no extensions.

Formatting Instructions for the ACM/DL Proceedings
The Proceedings of LADIS'10 will be published electronically in ACM Digital Library (ACM/DL). Please follow the instructions below to prepare the camera-ready version of your LADIS submission for the inclusion into the ACM/DL proceedings volume:

  • The DL version can include up to 6 pages (that is, one additional page is allowed as compared to the submitted version).
  • The submitted files should be in PDF format, and have thumbnails.
  • Pages should not be numbered.
  • Please provide ACM Computing Classification categories and terms. The templates below provide space for this indexing and point you to the Computing Classification Scheme at:
  • Formatting templates can be found at Use the SIG Alternate template (Option 2) to generate a copy with the properly formatted permission block, conference location, and copyright line.
  • Customize the permission block, conference location, and copyright line as follows:
    Conference location: Z├╝rich, Switzerland.
    Copyright text should include ISBN number 978-1-4503-0406-1, and copyright year 2010.
  • For example, if you use the LaTeX template to format your submission, you can produce the necessary lines by including the \conferenceinfo, \CopyrightYear, and \crdata instructions (defined in sig-alternate.cls) between the \begin{document} and \title instructions as shown in the example below:
    \conferenceinfo{LADIS}{'10 Z\"urich, Switzerland}
  • The camera-ready PDF for the ACM/DL can be submitted using your EasyChair author account (through the "Proceedings" menu item).

Important Dates

Submissions Due
11 May noon EDT
Notification of Acceptance
24 June
Early-Bird Registration
7 July
Camera Ready
12 July
LADIS 2010
28-29 July
ACM Digital Library
22 August