Student Paper Competition

A Student Paper Competition will be held during NEMO2020. A student participating in this contest should be the first author of the paper and must present it personally in the conference. The work will be evaluated taking into account both the presentation and reviewer comments/ranking.

The winners of the Best Student Paper Award will be selected by an International Awards Panel and announced during the Conference Banquet.

Winners will receive conference awards.

Further Information

Authors participating in the student paper competition should select "Student Paper Competition" for paper submission in addition to other relevant technical topics.

Criteria for Student Paper Evaluation:

  •   Paper acceptance scores (20%)
  •   Innovation (20%)
  •   Technical depth (20%)
  •   Impact: Business and Scientific (20%)
  •   Presentation and explanation of work on the pages (15%)
  •   Real-time demo: mobile app, automation on a laptop etc. (5%)

Instructions: No formal posters are required for the competition. Students present work on designated board using up to eight (8) A4-sized papers (e.g. printing 8 slides explaining the work and highlighting the aforementioned contributions). Please report and set it up at least 10 mins prior to 2 pm. Cell-phones and laptops are allowed for real-time demo.

Please contact Student Paper Competition Chair Prof. Hongsheng Chen at for further questions you may have.