Submission Guidelines

Submission types are long research papers reporting on complete research (8 pages plus up to 1 page references), short papers reporting on work in progress (4 pages plus up to 1 page references), 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.

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

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.

Submission Process

  • Submission deadline: June 29th, 2017
  • Notification: July 18th, 2017 
  • Camera-ready deadline: August 4th, 2017 

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