Submitted papers must be no longer than seven pages (long papers, the last page may only contain references) or three pages (position papers), including all figures, tables etc., and should be formatted according to the style guide of IJCAI-ECAI 2018 Formatting Guidelines, LaTeX style or Word Template: (

Papers should be submitted in PDF format, with no information about authors or affiliations (double-blind review), through the EasyChair Conference System (

Each submitted paper to SocInf+MAISoN 2018 will be refereed by at least three members of the Workshop Program Committee, based on its originality, significance, technical soundness, and clarity of expression. Submissions must be in English and can present mature research or experimental results as well as promising work in progress.


The authors of accepted papers will be invited to submit a substantial extension of their manuscript (with at least 30% additional content) to a special issue of the Information Processing and Management Journal published by Elsevier.

More information about the special issue can be found here: