NTCIR-14 Conference

Post-conference Proceedings Submission Instructions

This page is for participants in NTCIR-14 tasks.

At NTCIR-14, post-conference proceedings of rivised selected papers will be published in the Springer Lecture Notes on Computer Science (LNCS) series.

Important Dates

Aug 1, 2019
Post-conference Proceedings submission due
Sep 10, 2019
Acceptance notification
Sep 30, 2019
Camera-ready submission due

Requirements and Procedure

All the research groups that participated in NTCIR-14 will be invited to submit a paper to the post-conference proceedings, which will be published in LNCS series. At least 40% of the submitted paper should be a new content that is not included in the online proceedings version.

The submitted papers will be reviewed by the NTCIR-14 post-conference proceedings program committee members. Task organizers will play a role as meta-reviewer and make paper acceptance suggestions based on reviews. Finally, PC co-chairs and task organizers discuss and finalize the decision on each paper. Around 40% of submitted papers will be accepted for the post-conference proceedings.


Submitted papers should be in the LNCS Format and must be submitted as pdf files. Each paper must not exceed 12 pages. Please exclude "Team Name" and "Subtasks" sections, which are mandatory only for the online proceedigns.



We are using the EasyChair conference management system to track submissions for the post-conference proceedings. Please submit your paper through following NTCIR-14 submission system, and select "Post-conference Proceedings" track when you submit a paper:


Last modified: 2019-02-04