Frequently Asked Questions

There will be no cost to register for our Conference this year.

You can find out all you need to know about the roles of speaker and the presentation time guidelines by reading the Speaker, Discussant, and Chair Guidance.

Unfortunately, we are not able to incorporate any changes to the programme after it has been published.

All accepted papers can be updated (including paper titles, author information and improved versions of the paper itself) until 31 January 2021.

To modify your paper, log into the CSAE Conference 2021 Submission site.

Further information regarding the submission process can be found in the Submissions Guide.

When you submit your paper, you will be asked to upload a pdf. The word limit for the abstract is 400 words. The remainder of the paper can be any length providing the total size of the PDF file is less than 5MB.

If you would like to see what is considered to be a suitable paper format and length, you can see examples of the types of paper our conference team selects by looking at last year's conference programme. You can read each paper by clicking on the name of the paper.

Further information regarding the submission process can be found in the Submissions Guide.

 To add your co-authors to your submission:

  1. Log into the online submission system;
  2. Click on My Submissions;
  3. Open your submission by clicking on the Edit button;
  4. Click on Add Co-Author in the second page of your submission.

Further information regarding the submission process can be found in the Submissions Guide.

We are able to review papers written in French as well as English. We are unable to review papers written in any other language. If you are submitting a paper written in French, please note that the abstract and the title must be in English.

If your paper is accepted, the presentation must be given in English.

Further information regarding the submission process can be found in the Submissions Guide.

Each author can only submit ONE paper for consideration.

If you have co-authored a different paper with someone else, they can submit that paper.

The conference proceedings are not formally published. However, accepted papers will be available online in the CSAE Conference 2021 Programme.

You are free to submit your paper to any publisher for future publication in a journal.

Please note that if you wish to submit a paper which has recently been accepted for publication, you should only do so if your publisher is happy with this. Some publishers embargo content, so you should check with them first.

All accepted papers will be made available for participants to download as part of the online CSAE Conference 2021 programme.

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