Paper Submission Instructions

General information

All submitted papers will go through the double-blind review process, accepted papers will be published in Procedia Computer Science Journal (indexed in Scopus, Conference Proceedings Citation Index, INSPEC). 

Papers must be submitted using the easychair submission system:

Submit your paper to YSC’2021

Submitted papers must not exceed 10 pages and are required to be in compliance with the PROCS template.


The manuscript must be accompanied by the following files for submission:

  • Author Agreement Statement - You must make a true statement that all authors have approved the final article, agree to be accountable for all aspects of the work, and acknowledge that all those entitled to authorship are listed as authors. By submitting a paper, the authors declare that the manuscript is original, has not been published before, and is not currently being considered for publication elsewhere. Author Agreement Statement can be downloaded here.
  • Title page - Essential title page information includes Title, author names, affiliations, Corresponding author. The title page can be downloaded here.


The manuscript document itself MUST NOT contain any of the Author(s) details - for the purpose of the blind peer-review process. Make sure that your submission is anonymized

Preparing Your Pre-recorded Virtual Presentation

For all contributions, authors are asked to upload a video of their presentation, as well as a PDF of the presented slides in the English language.

  • File size: The recommendation is no more than 200 MB.
  • Filename: please use the following naming convention for the final file: “Speaker’s Family name Name Paper Title”


There are several video conferencing tools available to easily record a presentation.  You are free to use any of them as long as you obtain a good quality recording.

Please show your presence via webcam and display your slides as you talk. 

You may use your own template for slides or our conference template

Camera-Ready Instructions

Please contact Alexandra Klimova (, Guest Editor, for queries regarding the issue pre-and post-publication.

After paper acceptance, the corresponding author gets an email from easychair inviting him/her to submit a paper to proceedings. Please submit it as a zip archive, which includes both PDF and source files. 

As Procedia follows Camera Ready Copy workflow, PDF format will be used for Production. However, for XML processing purposes, we would request you to provide MS Word files in acceptable formats only (mentioned below) or TeX along with the PDFs.




Please note that any other format for XML processing shall not be accepted. Please note that there must not be any inconsistency between the PDF and the source file.