Information for Participant Authors

Oral Presentations

The time-slot for the presentations is 20 min and splits up in 15 min for lecture, and 5 min dedicated for discussion with the audience and for setting up the next speaker's presentation.

All presentations should be tested in the break before your session starts. Laptop VGA/DVI/HDMI connections with stereo sound will be available. A dedicated PC with the ability to read standard Office formats, ppt, pdf etc., with internet connection and stereo sound will also be available.

Poster Presentations

Posters will be pinned up for the whole conference for unguided discussion. At the beginning of poster sessions there will be a short poster presentation slot for authors to introduce their work. Each author should plan for 1 minute maximum, no more than 2 presentation slides.

It is recommended that posters should be in A0 portrait format (841 x 1189 mm). The poster tables are 120cm wide and 140 cm high.

Music Performance/Installation/Fixed-Media Presentations

You will get more detailed instructions personally.

Call for Papers, Music Performances and Sound Installations - Quick Links

Please note: SMC-17's submission period is now over. The calls for papers, music and sound installations have been gathered under this single page for archaeological purposes.

Click here to download the call for papers in PDF format.

Click here to download the call for music and sound installations in PDF format.

Easy Chair SMC-17 web upload system available here.

Paper templates:

Inquiries about paper submissions should be directed to the SMC-17 papers chair Tapio Lokki [].

Inquiries on music performance and sound installation submissions should be directed to the SMC-17 music chair Koray Tahiroğlu [].