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The Organizing Committee has decided to host IEEE/SICE SII2021 online on the same dates as originally scheduled: January 11-14, 2021.
Final submissions are open!
If your paper has been accepted, please complete the final submission process under the following instruction.
For the final submission, a manuscript should be 4-6 pages, with 2 additional pages allowed but at an extra charge.
A single PDF. Please limit the size of the PDF file to be 6 MB.
Registration of at least one of the authors listed on an accepted paper is necessary, before the paper submission.
Before uploading, please check your PDF file for IEEE Xplore compliance and prepare following materials.
For detailed instructions, please follow the guidelines below.
Prepare your final paper using the available LaTeX or Microsoft Word templates and following these paper preparation instructions. Make sure to have the latest templates and do not change the formatting in any way.
Check that the names of all authors and their order is identical in the PaperPlaza submission system, the paper, and the digest page. Please write author names with only the first letter capitalized, that is, use "Firstname Lastname" in all instances and do not use "FIRSTNAME LASTNAME" anywhere.
Create a PDF version of your paper and perform the IEEE PDF compliance test. If your paper does not pass the test, you cannot continue and may read the PDF Test Help to revise the format of your paper until it passes the test.
A digest will be distributed to all participants. Please prepare one (and only one) PowerPoint slide that illustrates your paper. You must only use the PowerPoint template available here. Please do not change the template and keep fonts and font sizes as prepared in the template. Please also note that the digest will be printed in monochrome.
To process the copyright transfer for each contribution, follow the "Copyright Transfer" link, and you will be taken to the IEEE copyright transfer site (IEEE eCP) in a new window. Follow the steps as described on IEEE eCP pages and make sure that the paper title and author list are correct before you perform the copyright transfer.
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The organizing committee would like to propose the authors of this symposium phase out the "master-slave" terminology in their papers of this symposium in light of the recent attention on racial inequality.