Paper preparation and submission

Papers Format

All papers will have 5-8 pages and will be written following the template provided by ACM ( and should apply ACM Computing Classification categories. The template provides space for this indexing and point authors to the Computing Classification Scheme at: It is mandatory to use the new Microsoft Word ACM Primary Article Template. Read carefully the information provided in the following link: The publication process has changed, and the authors are in charge of preparing the final version of the papers using the ACM system and following the indications.

You must follow the ACM process. The publication of TEEM 2021 proceedings in ACM will follow the New Workflow for ACM Publications as a mandatory requirement.

The first submitted version must be anonymous and in PDF. Check deadlines here.

Problems with template

ACM is happy to provide authors working with LATEX class and Microsoft Word files technical help. Please direct your technical query to: for both LaTeX and Microsoft Word inquiries.

Categories and Subject Descriptors

Take special care that you update the section in your paper with the correct Computing Classification System (CCS). You should use the CCS that applies to your SPECIFIC paper and its contents. You can use one of the following links to create your CCS code:


When you are sure your paper meets the formatting requirements please go to the EasyChair platform and create an account if you don’t have one and submit your contribution

IMPORTANT: We work with the metadata that you submit along with your paper, so please submit correct data:

    • Correct spelling of authors’ names in paper and metadata.
    • Coherent spelling of authors’ names through all your papers if you have more than one.
    • Do not inverse first name/last name, etc.
    • When changing authors or title in your paper, please modify also the metadata in EasyChair.

All questions about submissions should be emailed to