Computer Science – University of Ontario Institute of Technology
The courses major paper can take one of two forms:
A survey/background paper – this option is recommended for students who know their general research area but are still unsure of their thesis topic. The survey paper must include a section on open research problems.
A thesis proposal – this option is recommended for students (especially those in the PhD program) who already know their topic.
The paper will be written in Latex using the ACM SIG Proceedings format (example) and should be 4-6 pages in length including references. The preliminary submission must be a blind submission with no author names included. The final submission should take into account feedback from the peer review process and should include the author’s name and affiliation information.
The peer reviews will involve a paper bidding process followed by review assignments. Each student will be required to complete three paper reviews.
The preliminary and final papers will be submitted using our local submission system and the peer reviews will be conducted within the submission system. The deadline for deliverables is: