52nd SIDEA Conference

Deadline for registration to the Conference

15 July
Due to security reasons, the access to FAO headquarters will be granted only to participants registered within July 15th.

Deadlines for Authors

19 April
Extended abstract submission by authors

8 May
Notification of acceptance to authors

10 June
Author’s registration deadline (to be included in EasyChair)

15 July
Short paper submission by authors

10 September
Notification of referees comments on the short papers

10 October
Notification of selected papers for publication in Special Issues of SIDEA’s Journals

30 October
Final short paper submission by authors



Participants willing to submit a contribution to parallel sessions are requested to send an extended abstract (min 2 pages/1000 words) in English by April 19th, 2015 emailing it to sidea2015@unitus.it. The extended abstract should include objectives, methodology, results and references (references will not be included in the word count). Title, author(s) and corresponding author should be included as well. Clusters of Abstracts promoting an Organized Session are also welcome. All submitted abstracts will be subject to evaluation by the Conference Scientific Committee. Authors will receive notification of acceptance by May 8th, 2015.

Publication of Contribution

1. A short paper of the accepted abstracts (max 8 pages/4.000 words), to be written in English, should be submitted by July 15th and will be subject to a peer-review process for publication in Conference Proceedings and included in bibliographic databases (Web of Science and/or Scopus).

2. A selection of short papers will be submitted for publication in Special Issues of SIDEA’s Journals.

Scientific Committee

Alessandro Sorrentino (President)
Valeria Borsellino
Concetta Nazzaro (Secretary)
Gaetana Petriccione
Davide Pettenella
Pietro Pulina