# Instructions for Camera-Ready Poster Submissions

The list of accepted posters is available here.

Poster Size

Authors are requested to adhere to any of the following poster sizes:

• One Portrait of A1 size.
• 8 Slides on A4 size paper

More details on the Posters will be available soon.

We would like to emphasize that the camera ready poster submissions must be submitted via EDAS latest by Sunday, 28 November 2010, 11:59 PM(EDT). No extensions will be given. The following must be ensured prior to the poster submission.

1. The recommended format must be used. Please use the Word / LaTeX templates given below.

The sample manuscript for submission:

 Templates Microsoft Word Linux/Unix Paper.doc

Ensure the following:

• No pictures of the author or biographies appear anywhere in the manuscript
• Page number and volume of publication at the top header should NOT appear in camera ready (as given on Latex template on Linux/Unix)
• The final manustrcipt does not exceed 4 pages for posters including all figures and references
Also, an appropriate copyright notice is to appear on the bottom left-hand side of the first page of each paper according to the guidelines set forth in the Cataloging/Copyright Instructions for an IEEE Conference Proceeding:
• For papers in which all authors are employed by the US government, the notice is: U.S. Government work not protected by U.S. copyright
• For papers in which all authors are employed by a Crown government (UK, Canada, and Australia), the notice is: 978-1-4244-8953-4/11/$26.00 ©2011 Crown • For all other papers the notice is: 978-1-4244-8953-4/11/$26.00 ©2011 IEEE

The following latex commands can be used to insert the standard IEEE copyright notice in your paper.
Add these before the "\maketitle" command.

 \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts \IEEEpubid{\makebox[\columnwidth]{978-1-4244-8953-4/11/\\$26.00~\copyright~2011 IEEE \hfill} \hspace{\columnsep}\makebox[\columnwidth]{ }} 

IEEE XPlore PDF compliance must be checked at the IEEE PDF Xpress web site, and a proof of this must be provided.

If your file is not Xplore complaint, it will NOT be published and will be removed from the COMSNETS 2011 conference proceedings and the IEEE Xplore database. To meet these requirements, you must ensure that your PDF file is compliant by using the IEEE PDF express system before you submit your camera ready paper to the EDAS portal.

Steps to be followed for IEEE XPLore Compliant PDF generation

• If you pass the IEEE PDF eXpress check, you will receive a PDF file from IEEE PDF eXpress via e-mail. Approved PDF files will be stamped with an approval comment in the document properties by PDF eXpress. Please ensure you upload this *received *PDF file via EDAS Web site configured for COMSNETS 2011

• IEEE copyright form must be submitted for each accepted paper (Conference, workshops).