1st International Virtual SBRLab Conference: Finding solutions for a post-crisis society

Information to authors


Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit on or before June 15, 2015 a 8,000 word proposal at maximum. All submitted papers will be reviewed on a double-blind review basis. Author/s) should follow the Conference guidelines.  Please read and follow them very carefully.  Compliance to the guidlines is required to facilitate standardisation of the publication of the Conference proceedings book. 

In order to send the proposal abstract is necessary to log in the conference website, which allow access to the intranet page.

To participate in the conference is necessary to register and pay the appropriate fee. Payment can be made by bank transfer or credit card. Once you have made the payment, email congressos@fundacio.urv.cat with the following details: 1. Date of Transfer, 2. Amount, 3. Name of  Remitter, 4. Conference Title. Students must also attach a currently valid proof of status when sending this email.


  • Submitted papers should be  in English Spanish or Catalan, the three official languages of the conference
  • An english abstract must be included

  • Single spaced

  • Times New Roman 12-point font 

  • A4 size page formatting

  • 2.5cm margins on all sides

DO NOT include the author (s) name (s) on the title page or any other part of the paper. Remove any author or institutional identifying information.

Paper content and format:

Page 1 - Title Page Should include:

  1. Title (centred, bold and times new roman 14-point font)

  2. Abstract (times new roman 12-point font maximum 200 words)

  3. 3-5 Keywords: (times new roman 12-point font)

  4. The name of the track your paper is intended fo 

Page 2 - Start body of the paper

Headings and sub-headings

1. Major headings. Should be numbered sequentially, in capital letters and bolded. One space line should precede and follow a heading.

1.1 Sub-headings. Should be numbered according to the main heading, in italics and only the first letter should be in capital letter. One space line should precede and follow a sub-heading.

Figures and tables should be properly numbered (Ex., Table 1, Table 2,...),  integrated within the text and  be centred on the page width.

Footnotes. At the bottom of the page should be kept to a minimum and numbered consecutively throughout the text with superscript Arabic numerals.

References should follow APA Style. 


Proposal Submission Deadline: June 15, 2015 - June 30, 2015

Review Process: June 15, 2015 – August 30, 2015

Notification of acceptance to Authors: September 15, 2015

Revised Paper Submission: October 15, 2015

Final Acceptance Notifications: October 30, 2015

Submission of Camera-ready Papers: November 15, 2015