AWARDS


A Best Student Paper Award will be attributed to a student author, for writing a remarkable paper and making an outstanding presentation at ECOC 2018

To compete for the best student paper award:

  • The principal author should be a student at the time of submission of his/her paper.
  • The student should apply by ticking the appropriate box, in the on-line paper submission form.
  • The student should be registered to the conference. No financial help will be provided for conference registration, transportation and accommodation by the conference organizers.
  • The student author should be the presenter of his/her work at the conference.

Nine finalists will be preselected by the nine sub-committees in their respective areas during the paper review meeting in June. The finalists will be immediately notified that they have been short-listed, and will be asked to deliver a second presentation for the jury at the conference, in addition to their scheduled presentation in the conference programme. The jury will consists of the Conference General Chairs, the Technical Programme Committee Co-Chairs.

The winner will receive a check of 2 000€ and two runners-ups will receive 1 000€.
The jury will announce their decisions during the closing ceremony of ECOC 2018.

 

An Audience Best Demo Award will be attributed to the authors of a remarkable Demo presented at the DEMO session of ECOC 2018

To Compete for the audience best demo award:

  • All papers submitted and accepted to ECOC 2018 for the Demo Session will compete.
  • At least one of the authors should be registered to the conference and present the Demo. No financial help will be provided for conference registration, transportation and accommodation by the conference organizers.

All the registered ECOC 2018 attendees will be invited to vote through the ECOC2018 App, during the last day of the conference.

The winner will receive an audience best paper award plaque and a special gift. The Demo Session chairs will announce the winner during the closing ceremony of ECOC 2018.

A special gift winner will be extracted among the voting attendees. The winner will receive the gift during the closing ceremony of ECOC 2018.