The submission process is divided into two phases: (1) call for abstracts; (2) paper submissions. The call for abstracts has now closed. The paper submission has opened, and the deadline for submission of papers has been extended to 24th April. Once completed, the paper should be uploaded via the abstract management system using the author's existing log-in details and original session category.

Overview of key dates in the submission process

Event Date(1)


  1. Future dates may be subject to change.
  2. Papers can only be submitted for abstracts which have been accepted.
Abstract submission opens 17th September 2018
Abstract submission closes at midnight 17th December 2018
Abstract decisions issued 31st January 2019
Paper submission for accepted abstracts opens(2) 1st March 2019
Paper submission closes at midnight 30th May 2019

Paper template

All papers submitted to the conference are required to comply with the layout and styles defined in the SECED 2019 paper template. To download the template, click on the link below.

Download template

Paper submission guidelines