THETA 2017: Template for Camera-Ready Papers

1st Author1, 2nd Author2, 3rd Author3, …

11st author’s affiliation, 1st line of address, 2nd line of address, 1st author’s e-mail address
22nd author’s affiliation, 1st line of address, 2nd line of address, 2nd e-mail
33rd author’s affiliation, 1st line of address, 2nd line of address, 3rd e-mail

Keywords
Keywords are your own designated keywords separated by commas.

1.    ABSTRACT

Every submitted full paper for THETA 2017 must contain an abstract. It contains enough information for the readers to become acquainted with the full paper without reading it. Usually, the abstract contains a statement of the problem, some background information, and the major conclusions.
The abstract should not include tables, figures or illustrations.

2.    ABOUT THE PAPER

The full papers and extended abstracts submitted for THETA 2017 are the records of the Conference, and THETA 2017 hopes to give the book of proceedings a high-quality appearance. To do this, we ask that authors to follow some simple guidelines written in the template. In essence, we ask you to make your paper look exactly like this paper. The easiest way to do this is simply to download this template from the THETA 2017 website, and replace the content with your own material. Please note that only PDF documents can be uploaded to the THETA 2017 submission system.
Extended abstracts can be submitted directly in the appropriate form field in the submission system. The authors of the accepted extended abstracts will have to produce a camera-ready version following the supplied template (limited to 1 page) to be included in the book of proceedings.

3.    PAGE SIZE

All material on each page should fit within a rectangle of 21 x 29.7 cm (A4 format), centred on the page, beginning 3.0 cm from the top of the page and ending with 3.0 cm from the bottom.  The left margin should be 2.9 cm and the right should be 2.0 cm. The text should be in one column. The paper size is limited to 12 pages and the extended abstract size is limited to 1 page.

4.    TEXT

Please use a 10-point Calibri (body) font for body text or normal. Use 12-point Calibri (body) font with capital letters for heading 1 and 12-point Calibri (body) font for heading 2. THETA 2017 only allows heading 1 and 2 (for example 1. and 1.1., but not 1.1.1.). Do not include watermarks in your paper.

4.1.    Page numbering, headers and footers

Do not include headers, footers or page numbers in your submission. These will be added when the publications are assembled.

5.    TABLES/FIGURES/IMAGES

Place Tables/Figures/Images in text as close to the reference as possible. Tables/figures/images should not exceed the size of the page (paragraph 3). Captions should be 10-point Calibri (body) font bold. They should be numbered (e.g., Table 1 or Figure 2), please note that the words for Table and Figure are spelled out. Captions for Figures captions should be centred beneath the image or picture, and Table captions should be centred above the Table body.

6.    COPYRIGHT NOTICE

The author of papers, abstracts, presentations, etc. for the THETA 2017 Conference retains the copyright of such material. THETA 2017 may publish such papers, abstracts, and enclosures on websites, in print and on other media for non-commercial purposes.
All papers and extended abstracts are reviewed by members of the THETA 2017 Programme Committee. However, the responsibility for the contents of the papers and extended abstracts rests solely upon the authors.

7.    REFERENCES

Use the “APA Reference format” for references – that is, a list at the end of the paper, ordered alphabetically and formatted accordingly: http://apastyle.apa.org/. The references are also in 10-point Calibri (body) font (format: Body text – THETA 2017). References should be published materials accessible to the public.

Examples:
Author, A. A. (Year of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitle. Location: Publisher.
Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. (Year). Title of article. Title of periodical, volume number, pages.
Adobe website (2010). Adobe – Adobe Acrobat Professional Features. Retrieved January 2, 2010, from: http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobatpro/productinfo/features/.
Bruner, J. S. (1996). The culture of education. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
8.    AUTHORS’ BIOGRAPHIES
References are followed by short biography(ies) of author(s).  The authors are asked to provide information about their educational background, scientific degrees and the years they have been earned, work experience, their current job and three previous jobs, awards, and memberships of professional societies (approx. 800-1200 characters).

First A. Author and other authors should provide a short (500-800 characters) biography at the end of the paper. The author is asked to provide his/her photo. The photograph (3cm×4cm) is placed at the top left of the biography (use “Format Picture” – “Layout” – “Square” option). Author contact data (if necessary) is placed at the end of the biography.