Papers Submission

We solicit contributions from industry (up to 2 pages), position papers (up to 6 pages), and full technical papers (up to 6 pages) formatted according to the ACM SIG style ( An industry contribution is expected to report the outline of an experience report that an industry representative should present to the audience. It is expected to present industrial problems to members of academia. Short papers will be expected to discuss controversial issues in the field or describe interesting or thought-provoking ideas that are not yet fully developed. Full papers will be expected to describe new research results and have a higher degree of technical rigor than the other paper categories. All papers must not have been previously published or submitted elsewhere.

All papers should be submitted via the NFPinDSML2012 online submission system:

Accepted papers will be published in the workshop proceedings in the ACM Digital Library in the form of a post-proceedings. Selected and improved papers of NFPinDSML2012 (subject to a second round of rigorous review) and papers solicited through an open-call for papers will be published in the (name of the Journal will be announced soon) special issue.

At least one author of an accepted paper must register to the workshop before the early registration deadline and present the paper at the workshop. Failure to register to the workshop and present the paper will result in the removal of the paper from the proceedings.