Call for Papers

AACC'19 brings together scholars, researchers, experts, and practitioners with a common interest in the interdisciplinary fields of ICT to share knowledge and novel approaches in the application of information and communications technologies to solutions that allow improving farming and agricultural production in climate change scenarios. Overall, these include decision support and early warning systems for agriculture, soil air and water quality models, Knowledge discovery and data mining, IoT and Smart Farming, ICT to Agricultural traceability and food safety, among others.

Submitted papers will be subject to stringent peer review by at least three experts and carefully evaluated based on originality, significance, technical soundness, and clarity of exposition. Information about conference proceedings and publication of accepted paper is available here.

AACC'19 will have a master and doctoral symposium for the presentation of research work related to conference themes.

Paper Submission

Please, prepare your manuscript following the Instructions for authors.

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When you access AACC'19 on EasyChair account you can submit your paper related to the following topics:

  • Smart Farming
  • Big Data in agriculture
  • Application of IoT in agriculture
  • ICT to Agricultural traceability and food safety
  • Data design
  • Data Integration
  • Data interchange format
  • Database modeling and design
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Embedded sensor and mobile database
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Global climate change
  • ICT to Impact assessment of agricultural and industrial activities
  • Knowledge discovery and data mining
  • Ontologies metadata and metamodeling
  • Precision farming
  • Simulation and optimization of agricultural systems
  • Soil and air models
  • Quantity and quality of water models
  • Managing water-related risks
  • Smart irrigation in agriculture

Choose the Track that your paper fits, follow all the steps and submit your paper.

Important Dates

  • 30th August 2019: Submission deadline
  • 15th September 2019: Extended submission deadline
  • 11th October 2019: Notification of acceptance
  • 18th October 2019: Camera-ready papers due
  • 20th – 22nd November 2019: AACC'19 Conference

The Third International Conference of ICT for Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change (AACC'19) has been canceled. For more information please contact us at aacc@ricclisa.org.

Proceedings

Manuscripts must be written in English. Authors whose native language is not English are recommended to seek the advice of a native English speaker, if possible, before submitting their manuscripts.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed by the Scientific Committee, for originality, technical content, and relevance. The final acceptance will be based upon double-blind peer review of the full-length paper, and based on this the final decision will be to be considered either as Full or Short paper.

Six (6) of the accepted papers for oral presentation will be published in a Special Issue of the International Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Information Systems (IJAEIS), ISSN: 1947-3192, EISNN: 1947-3206, Indexed In Web of Science Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), SCOPUS, Compendex (Elsevier Engineering Index), http://dx.doi.org/10.4018/IJAEIS

All full and short papers will be published in Revista Ingenierías Universidad de Medellín, ISSN (print): 1692-3324, ISSN (online): 2248-4094, Publindex B, http://dx.doi.org/10.22395/rium or, Biotecnología en el Sector Agropecuario y Agroindustrial, ISSN 1692-3561, http://revistabiotecnologia.unicauca.edu.co/revista/index.php/biotecnologia/about/index

Manuscripts should include a thorough literature review and adequate reference citations to support the arguments and methodology of the research study (manuscript should include approximately 25-30 references to assert a high level of rigor). All material that is paraphrased or quoted from another source is substantiated with an in-text reference citation. Manuscripts and references must strictly follow APA (American Psychological Association) style (The publisher may return manuscripts for revision to format the manuscript and references in APA style if formatting is not correctly applied. References should relate only to the material that is cited within the content of the manuscript and may not include any bibliographic references that do not associate directly with the content of the manuscript. References should be in alphabetical order and not numbered in the text or in the reference list. Please do not include any abbreviations. Consulting the APA style manual (http://www.apastyle.org/pubmanual.html) is highly recommended for compiling manuscript submissions. The APA style manual ‘frequently asked questions’ and ‘helpful tips’ may also be found at www.apastyle.org/faqs.html and www.apastyle.org/previoustips.html.

Manuscript formatting: Abstract. An Abstract must be included in the manuscript and should be between 100-150 words, precisely summarizing the mission and objective of the manuscript. Keywords: Following the Abstract, a list of 5-10 keywords should be included in the manuscript. These keywords should be common indexing terms. Keywords should appear in the manuscript or be related to the main thrust of the manuscript.

Manuscript Requirements: The length of the submitted manuscript should fall between 4,200 to 6,000 words and appear in 12pt, single-spaced text,left-justified. Manuscripts should be submitted grammatically and stylistically adequate. It is required that manuscripts be submitted as a copyedited and proofread document, including proper use of the English language, proper grammatical structure, and correct spelling and punctuation.

LaTex files are not accepted due to compatibility with journal typesetting program. As an alternative, MathType must be used for all equation formatting. Metafiles for any mathematical symbols or letters are not accepted. Symbols and letters must be consistent in their formatting throughout the manuscript (i.e., italics as seen in each equation for the common symbol “x”). Inconsistent use of symbols and letters can result in major revisions and can affect the quality of the manuscript's content. Subheads should not be numbered. All subheadings are required to be formatted in bold and 14pt text. Images are required to be submitted separately in .TIF format in chronological order as they appear in the manuscript. Text in the manuscript must identify corresponding images to be placed. .TIF files must match the text designation in the manuscript. Please note that images published by Journals are black and white only; for the best quality, images should be submitted in black and white or grayscale. Endnotes will be placed at the end of the manuscript following the list of references. Footnotes are not accepted.

Submission implies the willingness of at least one of the authors to register and to present the communication at the conference if it is accepted

Conference Policy

By submitting the paper to AACC'19 conference, all authors agree to abide by all AACC'19 conference paper submission, publication and presentation policies. Namely, authors confirm that their work is original, has not appeared in literature in any form in the past and will not be submitted to any other venue concurrently with AACC'19 submission, or until it appears in AACC'19 proceedings (in the case of acceptance). Furthermore, upon paper acceptance, authors agree to transfer copyright on the accepted paper to AACC'19, and one of the authors must register for the event and present the paper.

No paper withdrawals will be accepted after Conference pre-registration date or within three months of the actual event, whichever date comes first. Paper withdrawal requests can be only accepted in writing through email, letter or fax to conference organizers.

The conference has no responsibility for any intentional or accidental misuse, misinterpretation, or failure to follow above rules and conditions and holds no legal, civil or other responsibility for opinions, content or utilization of any methods/algorithms expressed in the Conference Proceedings.

Contact Information

PhD Juan Carlos Corrales Muñoz
Grupo de ingeniería Telemática
Universidad del Cauca (Colombia)
Campus Tulcán, Popayán - Cauca (Colombia)
email: aacc@ricclisa.org

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