Call For Papers

OSS 2018 accepts submissions in the following categories: full research articles, short articles, experience reports, formal tool demonstrations, and posters. The page limit is 10 for full research articles, 5 for short articles, experience reports and tool demonstrations, and 2 for poster submissions. To allow for more complete and fully formatted reference lists, bibliographic references do not count towards the page limit.

The deadline for submitting Short and Full research articles has been extended to January 29, 2018.

The deadline for submitting Posters and Short Industry Papers is on February 19, 2018.

All authors should submit their articles through website at

OSS 2018 will also accept proposals for tutorials, workshops, and panels via e-mail at until January 22, 2018.

Accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings, which will be published by Springer in IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology (IFIP AICT) Series.

The authors of the best papers will be invited to submit an extended version of their work to a special issue of the Journal of Systems and Software, by Elsevier.