Submission of papers

Short paper submission closes on March 9th, 2018 MARCH 28th, 2018.

Participants can submit short papers (6 – 8 pages, including front matter and references) which will undergo a review process by anonymous referees. Accepted papers will be included in a Special Volume of the AIRO Springer Series, which will be indexed in main scientific databases.

For further details you can download the First Call for Papers.

Session proposal

Session proposals are welcome and have to be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at the earliest convenience of the proponent, but in any case within March 21st, 2018 APRIL 4th, 2018.
Proposals have to report the following information:

- Title of the session
- Number of the expected contribution
- First attempt title and authors, and kind (short paper or abstract) of each contribution

Contributions have to be organized in sessions of 4 presentations. Proposals of sessions with a lower number of contributions can be accepted, provided that they could be integrated with other contributions on the same topic.

Invited sessions have to be sent in their final within March 21st, 2018 APRIL 4th, 2018, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Authors of invited papers and abstracts have to respect submission rules and deadlines of regular contributions  (March 9th MARCH 28th for short papers, April 12th APRIL 26th for abstracts).
The organizers of accepted sessions will be involved in the review process of the contributions (short paper or abstract) and are expected to attend and chair the session.


Submission of abstracts

It is possible to submit abstracts until April 12th, 2018 APRIL 26th, 2018.
ODS2018 Program Committee will select the contributions to be presented and included in the Book of Abstract.



You can download the