The abstracts of all accepted talks will be published in a booklet of abstracts. All participants will obtain their copies of this booklet at the registration. The abstracts (up to 1 page stating clearly the originality of the results) are to be written in standard LaTeX. The authors are highly encouraged to use the following template

Please, send your abstracts at the conference e-mail address:, indicate the special session (if it is applicable), and send a copy to the session organizer. It is assumed that one participant will present not more than one talk.


Proceedings (in a book form), of only refereed and presented papers, will be published by Springer as Lecture Notes in Computer Science ( post-proceedings. The length of the papers should not exceed 12 pages for invited lectures, and 8 pages for contributed talks. The source file has to be prepared in LaTeX2e using the Springer class file llncs.cls. You can download the full instruction for authors "Author Guidelines" and the file from

Submission of manuscripts

Paper submission, notification, and reviews will be realized through the Springer OCS (Online Conference Service). OCS for NM&A'18 is already set up on:
Instructions for the authors concerning OCS will be given soon here.