Journal first

Authors of papers on the topics of interest of the conference and accepted in Q1 or Q2 JCR journals are invited to present their research work at CIbSE. This offers an opportunity for the authors to discuss their work with the community as well as to enrich the technical program of CIbSE. Presentations of journal-first papers will be included into CIbSE 2022 main track.

The main evaluation criterion to select journal-first papers is the description of original results that are not extensions of previous conference papers. In addition, the paper must have been accepted for publication in the journal no earlier than January 1st, 2021 and must have not been presented at any other conference as a journal-first contribution.

At least one author per selected journal first paper must register and present it at the conference.

Authors interested in presenting journal first papers at CIbSE 2022 must submit their proposals in PDF format through EasyChair (  The following information must be provided: (i) paper title; (ii) list of authors; (iii) keywords; (iv) journal and information about its impact factor and its rank; (v) DOI; (vi) abstract, and; (vi) a short statement on how the work satisfies the criteria above.

Journal First Chairs  

  • Xavier Franch (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain)
  • Marcela Ruiz (Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland)