Submission Guidelines

Submission types are long research papers reporting on complete research (8 pages), short papers reporting on work in progress (4 pages), position papers reflecting on emerging topics (2-4 pages), demonstration systems showcasing novel aspects or providing the opportunity to interact (demo-summaries 2 pages) as well as project ideas discussion innovative research proposals and late breaking ideas (2-4 pages). All contributions must be relevant to the Call for Papers of  RecTour 2017.

RecTour 2017 submissions should be prepared in PDF format according to the standard double-column ACM SIG proceedings format. The peer review process is double-blind, i.e., all submissions must not include information identifying the authors or their organization. All submissions and reviews will be handled electronically through the EasyChair submission site:

Accepted contributions will be included in the RecTour 2017 proceedings and published by CEUR Workshop Proceedings. Authors of selected papers, moreover, will be invited to submit extended versions of their papers to an upcoming special issue on Internet of Things and Smart Tourism of the Journal of Information Technology & Tourism (JITT) published by Springer.

At least one author of each accepted contribution must attend the workshop.

Submission Process

  • Submission deadline: June 22nd, 2017 
  • Notification: July 13th, 2017 
  • Camera-ready deadline: July 31st, 2017 

Deadlines refer to 23:59 (11:59pm) in the AoE (Anywhere on Earth) time zone.