Digital Tools and Uses - Congress
The first international Digital Tools & Uses Congress is a multidisciplinary conference devoted to study the uses and development of digital tools. It aims at assembling five interrelated symposia: 1) Web Studies, 2) Challenges of IoT, 3) Recommender systems, 4) Archives and social networks, and 5) Digital Frontiers. The intention of this consortium is to approach a common object of study from different perspectives in order to enrich the discussion and collaboration between participants.
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Where: Université Paris 8 - Vincennes-Saint-Denis
2, rue de la Liberté

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Short and Long Papers

Full and short papers describe long, mid, short-term research; presenting, documenting and discussing methodologies, tools, experiences and practices concerned with projects related to each track.

Submission Format

Manuscripts should be prepared according to the ACM Master Template.

Important: At this first step you are required to submit as anonymous author for peer-reviewing. That is, leave in blank the Author and Affiliation text of the template. If your proposal is accepted, you will then prepare a final version with your full name and contact details.

• Short paper length: up to 4 pages
• Long paper length: up to 8 pages

Papers must not exceed the stated length (including all figures, tables and references).

Papers must present original unpublished research that is not currently under review for any other conference or journal.

Authors of accepted papers are expected to present their work at the conference. If multiple authors, at least one of them must register to the congress.

Submissions received after the due date, exceeding length limit, or not appropriately structured may also not be considered. Authors may contact the Program Chair for further information or clarification.

Submission System

Short and Long Papers should be submitted electronically via the submission system of each track.

Review Process

All submissions will follow a blind peer-review process. At least two different members of the scientific committee will review each paper. The selection criteria is based on originality, accordance to the theme and topics, scientific/technical contribution, and clarity of presentation.

Authors will receive notification of acceptance on May 18th 2018. If your paper is accepted you will be solicited to prepare the camera-ready version for its publication.


ACM will publish the proceedings of Digital Tools & Uses Congress in the ACM Digital Library within its International Conference Proceedings Series.

ACM will publish separately the proceedings of the Web Studies 2 track with its own identifier.

Accepted authors will be sent the ACM rights management form and complete instructions.

All rights management forms must be submitted and approved four weeks prior to the congress.

After completing their rights management form, authors will be emailed the correct rights text and bibliographic strip to place within their paper. Please inform authors that they must enter the text into their paper.

Review Process:
All submissions will be peer-reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality, importance, and clarity by at least two reviewers.

Important Dates:
• Paper Submission : 15 April 2018
• Notification to authors : 18 May 2018
• Camera-ready papers due : 30 June 2018

Post-Congress Publication:

A selection of best papers will be invited to publish extended versions in form of book chapters under the series Digital Tools & Uses at ISTE & Wiley (index by

All extended versions will undergo reviews and must represent original unpublished research work. Further details will be made available at a later stage.