TEMPLATES
UbiComp / ISWC 2021

FAQ Related to Template changes

Last update: 26 March 2021, 12:00 (CET)

Overview

UbiComp / ISWC full papers need to be submitted in a single-column format to the IMWUT journal (IMWUT Submissions) following the IMWUT author guidelines. In contrast, contributions to UbiComp / ISWC workshops, doctoral symposium, posters, and demos as well as ISWC notes, briefs, and the design exhibition have to be submitted through the PrecisionConference system in the double-column format specified below in UbiComp / ISWC Submissions.

IMWUT Submissions
UbiComp / ISWC Submissions
  • UbiComp / ISWC workshops, doctoral symposium, posters, and demos
  • ISWC notes, briefs, and the design exhibition
  • Double-column format, please follow the guidelines below

UbiComp / ISWC Submissions

ACM requires all UbiComp / ISWC 2021 submissions to use the ACM SIGCHI Master Article template with 2 columns. This applies to all submissions including adjunct proceedings (i.e. for UbiComp / ISWC workshops, DC, posters, and demos & for ISWC notes, briefs, and the design exhibition).

The changes described here affect all UbiComp / ISWC 2021 submissions. If you are uncertain or have any questions, please contact the responsible chairs.

Where can I find the new template

The latest version of the ACM SIGCHI Master Article template can be found on this page or using one of the links below. Make sure to use the 2-columns template:

Additional information for LaTeX / Overleaf users

acmart.cls, the official ACM Master article template for LaTeX, consolidates 8 individual ACM journal and ACM proceedings templates. ISWC/UbiComp 2021 is going to use the ACM proceedings templates SIGCHI. Please ensure you are using the correct template by replacing

documentclass[sigconf,authordraft]{acmart}

with

documentclass[sigchi,authordraft]{acmart}

Additional information for Microsoft Word users

Microsoft Word users are currently advised to use these interim templates which provides the final layout for ACM articles, but do not have any of the functionality built in to capture accessibility and metadata tagging. Please download the interim word template. Please use the interim sample.pdf to double check your formatting.