Author Info

Prospective Authors are invited to submit an abstract that will be peer-reviewed using the online submission system. Each  abstract should reflect appropriateness for the scope of the Conference and should be original. It must be prepared according to the abstract preparation guidelines shown in the EDAS submission form.  A submission implies willingness to register and present the work if the paper is accepted for presentation at the Conference. PLEASE NOTE: For each paper per registration in excess of one, an additional paper fee of $50 will be charged.

Please note that the maximum length for final papers is 10 pages. Accepted Papers will be included in the IEEE Xplore digital library and indexed by EI/Compendex subject to IEEE approval.

Submission of abstracts               April 2, 2018
Acceptance Notification May 4, 2018
Final Papers due July 31, 2018


Author Registration


Each lead author must visit the EDAS web site and establish an account with a username and password.

  1. Visit and click the New User button.
  2. Create your profile. Only the five fields with the red asterisk are required. *It is very important that your name and affiliation associated with your EDAS account are correct and match the name and affiliation that will be listed on your paper. These fields are first & last name, affiliation (company or organization), country, e-mail address, and status. When the fields are filled in, check the Privacy Policies box and click the Add Person button.    [note: if you select USA as the country, you will get a message asking for your state]
  3. You will receive an e-mail containing your password. Your email address and the given password must later be used to access the system during the following steps, so be careful to remember it.
  4. You can then return to the EDAS log-in page ( and change your assigned password to one that is easier to remember. To do this, click on the My Profile tab, and then click on change your password. Be sure to record your user name, password and ID number for later reference.

Submission of Abstracts

Please login at and follow the following steps:
  1. Select the Topic Area(s) your paper falls under.  Note that final Track/Session selection will be made later by the Technical Program Committee.
  2. Enter the title of the paper and indicate the paper authors.
  3. Provide an abstract of 300-500 words in the text box indicated.
  4. Click the Submit button

IEEE Copyright Notice

If authors would like to post their papers electronically on any web site, any ftp site, or any other electronic dissemination technique, they must include the IEEE Copyright notice on the initial screen displaying the IEEE-copyrighted material. Additional information is available here:

Problems in preparing and submitting your paper?
Need Further Info?

Contact the AUTOTESTCON 2018 Publications Manager:
Cynda Covert
Conference Catalysts, LLC