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Please note that Oct 7, 2012 is a firm deadline for all camera-ready copies. Submissions of camera-ready copies must be done through the ACM SIGSPATIAL HealthGIS 2012 Workshop Management System.

Paper format requirements:

  • The page limit is 10 pages for Research papers, 6 pages for Case Study papers and 4 pages for Position papers.
  • Papers should be submitted in a PDF format and have a US-Letter size (8.5x11 inches).
  • There should be no page numbers (they will be added automatically).
  • To ensure adherence to ACM's format requirements, please use one of the templates available at: http://www.acm.org/sigs/publications/proceedings-templates.

Please pay special attention to the margins and to the requirements for specifying:

  1. Categories and subject descriptors,
  2. General terms, and
  3. Keywords.

You MUST choose your categories and subject descriptors from http://www.acm.org/about/class/ccs98-html, and use general terms from http://www.acm.org/about/class/1998/. You may choose your keywords freely.

Copyright block in Latex format:

\conferenceinfo{}{ACM SIGSPATIAL HealthGIS'12, November 6, 2012. Redondo
Beach, CA, USA}
\CopyrightYear{(c) 2012}
\crdata{ISBN 978-1-4503-1703-0/12/11}

Copyright block in Word format:

ACM SIGSPATIAL HealthGIS'12, November 6, 2012. Redondo Beach, CA, USA
Copyright (c) 2012 ACM ISBN 978-1-4503-1703-0/12/11...$15.00

For registration details, please visit http://powerranger.cse.unt.edu/chengyang/gis2012/. However, please note that the hotel early rate deadline is Oct 7, 2012.

Copyright forms are now handled electronically. ACM will send an email to contact authors with instructions on how to submit your copyright release online. Papers cannot be published without a valid copyright release form.

Please check the correctness of the submission using to the following check list:

  1. The paper must be in PDF format.
  2. The paper page size must be US-Letter 8.50 x 11.00. To check this, move the cursor to the left lower corner of the PDF file. A small window will pop up and show you the page size.
  3. The paper must contain the correct copyright block with ISBN/YY/MM and copyright fee, as specified above.
  4. The copyright block must have correct location and year.
  5. The paper must have ACM categories, general terms, and keywords blocks (as explained above).
  6. The PDF file should have no page numbers.
  7. Submit the camera-ready copy through the ACM SIGSPATIAL HealthGIS 2012 Workshop Management System (http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=healthgis2012) by Oct 7, 2012.
  8. Submit the ACM copyright form electronically.
  9. At least one author must register to the conference and to the HealthGIS workshop before Oct 10, 2012.

Looking forward to seeing you in Redondo Beach,
HealthGIS Program Chairs