Regular PapersRegular papers should be in CPS 2-column format ( ftp://pubftp.computer.org/Press/Outgoing/proceedings/instruct8.5x11.pdf , see also the Formatting section from Information for Authors of the webpage http://www.computer.org/cps/ ), and should be submitted via Easychair: http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=acsd09.
Both long papers (7 to 10 pages) and short papers (5 to 6 pages) can be submitted. Authors submitting long papers should indicate in their submission whether they would be prepared to reduce the length of their submissions to 6 pages on the recommendation of the programme committee.
The cover page should include the corresponding author, physical and e-mail addresses, phone and FAX numbers, the type of submission (long, short or tool paper), and an abstract of at most 60 words.
The deadline for submission of regular papers is *11 January 2008*; submission until 17 January 2009 is possible, as long as the cover page (including title and abstract) is submitted by 11 January 2009.
Submitted papers should describe original work that has not been previously published and is not under review for publication elsewhere.
ProceedingsProceedings containing accepted regular papers, tool papers and invited papers are planned to be published by CPS.
Best Paper AwardA best paper award will be given to the author(s) of the best regular paper presented at ACSD 2009.
Special Issue Fundamenta InformaticaeBest papers of ACSD will be considered for publication in extended and revised form in a special issue of the journal Fundamenta Informaticae.