Formatting Instructions for Papers
The conference proceedings will again be published in book form by Springer-Verlag.
The books will be prepared from camera-ready copy supplied by the authors of accepted papers. Formatting specifications for the proceedings have been provided by the publisher. Papers for oral presentation must be a maximum of 14 pages in the specified format. Papers for poster presentation must be a maximum of 6 pages in the specified format. All text and figures must be in black and white only.
Users of Microsoft Word
The instructions are available as a Microsoft Word (version 7) document from here, together with a specimen page grid and a form for authors to use to request permission to reproduce copyright material.
A sample paper in Word, which you may find it helpful to use as a model, is given here
The necessary files are held on the CTAN archive at Aston University (UK).
The files can be retrieved by anonymous ftp from
are held in the directory \pub\archive\macros\latex209\contrib\springer\wics