Paper Submission

Paper Submission Process

To submit papers, visit and submit a paper for the conference labeled WTS 2014. (You will need to create a new account if you do not already have one). Submitted papers should not exceed 5000 words, including an abstract (less than 200 words). To facilitate the blind review process, authors' names and affiliation should not be listed in the papers submitted for initial review.

All manuscripts should follow IEEE Author Guidelines for 8.5" x 11" manuscripts as listed at: Sample Template

Poster papers should be submitted directly to Dr. Qing-An Zeng at The following information is necessary when submitting a poster paper: (1) the title of the paper, (2) the names and affiliations of the authors; and (3) an abstract. Only the abstract of an accepted poster paper will be published in the conference proceedings.

Review Process

All submissions will be refereed blindly. Criteria for paper evaluation include relevance for the conference, importance of the topic, soundness/quality of analysis and evidence, organization, contribution to theory and practice, overall quality of the paper.

Publication Process

At least one listed author on the final paper must register for and attend WTS 2014 to present the paper and have it published in the Conference Proceedings.

Authors of accepted papers will be asked to submit a final copy of the paper following the IEEE PDF Requirements for Creating PDF Document for IEEE Xplore®. Directions and templates are available at

All accepted and published authors will also need to complete and send an IEEE Copyright Form to Dr. Qing-An Zeng, WTS 2014 Program Committee Co-Chair, at The IEEE Copyright Form is available at

Some selected high quality papers from WTS 2014 will be considered for publication in a special issue of the International Journal of Interdisciplinary Telecommunications & Networking, IGI Global publisher, pending their successful extension and an expedited review process.