Submission guidelines


Before submitting your proposal to CIVINEDU 2019 Conference, please read the following guidelines. 

Proposals may be submitted in Spanish or in English as (1) Full paper or (2) Abstract format and according to the following guidelines:

1. Full paper

– Title: should be no more than 12 words in length.
– Author information: full name, affiliation and country.
– Abstract: between 150 to 200 words.
– Keywords: between 3 and 6 keywords.
– Suggested structure: introduction and objectives, development/methodology, results and conclusion.
– Proposal body length: between 2000 and 2500 words (excluding title, abstract, author information and references).
– References: between 5 to 10 according to APA 6th style.
– Tables and figures: maximum 2 tables and/or figures.
– Download template:    .doc  ¦  .odt

2. Abstract

– Title: should be no more than 12 words in length.
– Author information: full name, affiliation and country.
– Abstract length: between 350 to 450 words (excluding title, author information and references).
– Keywords: between 3 and 6 keywords.
– Suggested structure: introduction and objectives, development/methodology, results and conclusion.
– References: between 2 to 5 according to APA 6th style.
– Tables and figures: Please include only in the supplementary material.
– Download template:   .doc  ¦  .odt

Proposals acceptance criteria

Scientific Committee and reviewers will apply the following criteria:
1. The proposal is original, developes one of the thematic lines of the conference, and follows the submission guidelines.
2. The proposal is well-founded, for example, it is based on existing knowledge (background) and/or it solves a problem.
3. Objectives are presented clearly and concisely.
4. Methodology is adequate and an analysis of the results is presented – if applicable.
5. There is a discussion based on the results and/or a practical application for the improvement of the study topic (transfer of results).

Accepted manuscripts will be published with ISBN in the Conference Proceedings Book.

Among all the accepted contributions, the Organizing Committee will make a selection inviting authors to prepare an original book chapter that will be published in the open access international publisher Adaya Press as part of an edited volume.

Manuscript submission

Below you will find access to the platform to submit your manuscript. Please note that the manuscript will be sent in full in the selected format, within the established date and according to the guidelines and the template.

If you experience any issue or any question arises, please contact us: contact form

 

Supplementary material for presentation

Please note that all manuscripts will necessarily be accompanied by a brief virtual presentation with video or audio, such as:

– Video file: maximum 5 minutes in FLV format or similar.
– External video link: maximum 5 minutes.
– Audio file: maximum 5 minutes in MP3 format or similar.
– Slides with audio in mp4 format or similar.
– Poster with audio in mp4 format or similar.
– Other: please check with the conference organization.

The supplementary material will be sent by email to the Technical Secretariat of the conference before September 30th and after the manuscript has been accepted.