31st International Colloquium on

Automata, Languages and Programming

ICALP'04 - LICS'04
ICALP schedule
Call for Papers
Accepted Papers
Travelling to Turku
Program committee
Invited speakers
Organizing committee
Previous conferences
Gödel Prize

Paper registration
Instructions on LNCS paper format
Springer's copyright form
July 12-16, 2004, Turku, Finland


No more submissions are accepted.

Total paper count: 379
(Track A: 272, Track B: 107)

Authors are invited to submit a paper of no more than 12 pages in LNCS-style, presenting original research on the theory of computer science. If needed an appendix can be used. Accepted papers will be published in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science by Springer-Verlag. For further instructions on LNCS paper format, see


Submissions should indicate which track the paper is submitted to. No simultaneous submission to other conferences with published proceedings is allowed.

Paper registration

Paper registration and uploading is done electronically through the conference web site. The paper can be uploaded right after registeration or later.


The paper can be prepared with LaTeX or MS Word. Springer class file llncs.cls for LaTeX and a template file sv-lncs.dot for MS Word are available on the web site of Springer. The use of LaTeX2e is strongly encouraged.

Once the paper has been accepted for the conference, you should revise your paper taking into account the comments from the referees. When preparing the final version, please observe the strict limit of 12 pages in standard LNCS style (particularly with respect to page margins and font size).

When you have completed the final version, please prepare two files that should be sent by e-mail to address alepisto@utu.fi:
Camera-ready version
This file should be in ps or pdf format. Please make sure it is printable.
Source file
The source file should be a LaTex file or a MS Word file as required by LNCS. You should include any necessary additional source files, such as special class files, images or figures as separate files. Please compress all your source files into a single file using ZIP or gz.


Finally, please send as normal mail or by fax a signed copy of Springer's copyright form to the conference chair (Juhani Karhumäki).

Contact address:
Juhani Karhumäki
Department of Mathematics
University of Turku
20014 Turku, FINLAND
email: karhumak@cs.utu.fi or icalp04@cs.utu.fi
fax: 358-2-333 6595

Important Dates:
Workshop proposals: November 30, 2003
Submissions: February 8, 2004
Notification: March 31, 2004
Final version: April 27, 2004

Petri Salmela
Last modified: Tue Jul 20 10:25:17 EEST 2004