Submission

As a first step, scientific and industrial abstracts must be submitted online as plain text directly to the ConfTool by January 22 (12:00 noon, CET), 2018.

  • They should consist of about 150 words and must be written in English.
  • In case of acceptance, you will receive the template for your scientific paper (should have a total length of 4 pages) or industrial paper (should have a total length between 2 and 4 pages) by February 05, 2018.

Scientific contributions:

Your scientific paper will be reviewed by a scientific committee of renowned experts. In case of a positive review result the paper will be published online in Procedia CIRP and presented at LANE 2018. Papers published in Procedia CIRP will be available online on ScienceDirect and are indexed in Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature.

 

Industrial contributions:

Your industrial paper will be reviewed by an industrial committee of renowned experts. In case of a positive review result the paper will be published on the LANE website and presented at LANE 2018.

 

The submission procedure at a glance:

Flow chart submission procedure LANE 2018

Please note: The conference language is English. Papers will only be accepted if written in English and if in conformity with the template. Accepted scientific and industrial contributions have to be presented personally at LANE 2018 conference.

Timeline

Timline submission procedure LANE 2018

Publication

The accepted scientific contributions will be published in Procedia CIRP. By allowing conference delegates to publish their reviewed papers in a dedicated issue on ScienceDirect, which is freely and in perpetuity available throughout the world, it facilitates a fast dissemination. The proceedings are indexed in Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature.