ACIST 2017 - CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA, 10th – 11th July 2017

Submission procedure

Papers should be submitted through the submission system at

ACIST seeks original papers and exhibits that demonstrate high levels of innovation.

Papers must not exceed 5000 words (2000 words for work-in-progress papers) in length or 10 pages (4 pages for work-in-progress papers), including abstract, figures, references and appendices. Papers must not include any author details as they will be subject to a double blind review process.Before submitting your paper, please ensure that it has been carefully read for typographical and grammatical errors. Papers will be returned if the standard of English is not considered to be good enough for review.

Papers must be submitted in PDF format and should not be zipped.Papers can be produced in any PC or MAC version of Microsoft Word using Times New Roman font 11 pt for the main text.Set the pagesize to A4 with margins of 2.54cm (or 1 inch) all around. Please do not insert headers, footers, but insert page numbers that are centre-aligned at the bottom of every page. Do not refer to page numbers in your text as these may be changed.Do not use multiple columns.Put the title of the paper in bold, left-aligned, at the top of the first page only.

For ACCEPTED PAPERS (after Review), on the next line put the names of the authors. Give first and last name, in that order. Do not use all caps.

Full guideline information on manuscript preparation is available here.