Paper Submission
Everyone interested in participating and presenting his work in this symposium may do so by sending a contribution. There are three possibilities:

1. Long papers consisting of original, relevant and previously unpublished sound research results, related to any of the topics of the conference, with a maximum of 8 (eight) pages.
2. Short papers can be project reports, a summary of a PhD thesis or work in progress, with no more than 4 (four) pages.
3. Doctoral consortium PhD students are invited to present the topic and pro-gress of their research, in order to obtain feedback from a panel of experts. The length of these papers should not exceed 8 (eight) pages.


Papers should be written in English.

Papers Format

Papers must be prepared according to Springer's templates (MS-Word or LaTeX format) for the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing volume series.


All accepted papers will be published in a special volume of Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing (Springer), indexed by ISI Proceedings, DBLP and Springerlink, among others.

For each paper, at least one author is required to register and attend the symposium to present the paper, so as to have it included in the symposium proceedings.

Submitting Papers

In order to submit a paper, authors must register at SOCO 2010 conference management system.

All papers must be submitted in electronic format (PDF format, word document or latex and images).