Paper Submission

Papers submitted to the special session will be treated in the same way as regular papers submitted to WCCI 2018 and will be included in the conference proceedings.
  • Papers should be prepared according to the format and page limit of regular papers specified for WCCI 2018. Information on the paper format and templates can be found at:
  • When submitting your paper, be sure to select the special session name from the main research topic list.
  • Paper submission should be done through the WCCI 2018 website to the CEC conference by following the paper submission link:

Important Dates

  • Paper submission deadline: January 15th, 2018 (24:00 EST)
  • Paper acceptance notification: 15th March 2018
  • Final paper submission deadline: 1st May 2018
  • Early registration: 1st May 2018
  • Conference dates: 8-13 July 2018, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil