Preparing Your Manuscript

All papers will be double-blindly peer-reviewed — author information section should be left in blank or removed. Complete papers are required to be reviewed. The expected types of submissions include:

  • Full paper: 5 pages
  • Short paper: 3 pages
  • Discussion paper: 2 pages
  • Doctoral Consortium paper: 3 pages

These page limits include authors’ information, abstract (no more than 200 words), all tables, figures, references, etc.

Authors’ information should be included ONLY in the camera-ready version of the manuscript and NOT in the initial version. However, during the preparation of the initial manuscript, authors’ should leave a number of empty lines at the beginning of the manuscript, so as to include authors’ information during the camera-ready manuscript submission.

Authors are required to follow the IEEE Formatting Template that can be found here: DOCX, PDF, and LaTeX (Be sure to use the template’s conference mode).

The authors of accepted papers will be required to complete a copyright form at the time of camera-ready manuscript submission. All submissions will be reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality, research significance, technical quality, organization and readability. Please note that manuscripts can only be submitted in PDF file format.

Please submit your manuscript (in only PDF) via the EasyChair Conference System at:

If you have any problems with the above web submission form, you can contact IEEE TCLT Office at: (Subject: “ICALT 2021 Submission Enquiry”) and the Chairs will contact you for further assistance.