Paper Submission


Original, unpublished papers are solicited for presentation at the conference. Perspective authors are invited to submit papers electronically (MS format or PDF using the IEEE conference template). Submitted papers will be peer reviewed and the accepted papers will be scheduled for oral presentations and will appear in the conference proceedings. The conference is technically sponsored by IEEE, IEEE UAE section and IEEE MTT-IM joint chapter in UAE. Accepted and presented papers will be sent for inclusion in IEEEXplore.

Selected accepted and presented papers will be sent for publication in a special issue of the International Journal of RF and Microwave Computer Aided Engineering RFMICAE (Indexed by ISI & Scopus Elsevier). We are also awaiting confirmation for possible publication in a special issue of the International Journal of Embedded Systems (Indexed by Scopus Elsevier).

Please prepare your manuscript using one of the templates below. Papers should be submitted in PDF form and should not exceed 5 pages including figures and references. Submission will be through the EDAS conference management system. To submit your paper, please follow the link:


Use one of the following templates:

Microsoft Word 2003

  • A4 (DOC, 56 KB)

LaTeX Archive Contents (PDF, 63 KB)

LateX Bibliography Files


Camera Ready Paper Submission Guidelines


  • Make sure that you use the IEEE Conference Proceedings template provided above.
  • Proofread your source document thoroughly to confirm that it will require no revision.
  • Before uploading your final manuscript (Camera Ready) paper, it should be verified for compatibility with IEEEXplore requirements using PDF eXpress Plus. Once verified, save the paper produced by PDF eXpress Plus. See PDF Instructions for Authors section below.
  • Press the Camera Ready Submission button to upload your camera ready paper. This will lead you to your EDAS log in page (https://edas.info/).
  • Login to EDAS and press the upload final manuscript link next to your paper. You will be asked to complete an IEEE Copyright Form and then you will be able to upload your final manuscript. Each paper will need a separate IEEE Copyright form.
  • Register for the conference by November 5, 2017 to ensure that the paper is included in the conference program and the conference proceedings. Conference Registration is done through EDAS (https://edas.info/).


PDF Instructions for Authors

2017 International Conference on Electrical and Computing Technologies and Applications (ICECTA)

Creating your PDF eXpress Plus Account

Log in to the IEEE PDF eXpress Plus site:

First-time users should do the following:

  1. Select the New Users link.
  2. Enter the following:
  • 42401XPfor the Conference ID
  • your email address
  • a password
  1. Continue to enter information as prompted.

An Online confirmation will be displayed and an email confirmation will be sent verifying your account setup.

Previous users of PDF eXpress or IEEE PDF eXpress Plus need to follow the above steps, but should enter the same password that was used for previous conferences. Verify that your contact information is valid.

  Important Dates
Sept 23
Oct. 15
 Paper submission deadline (Extended)
Oct 15
Oct. 22
 Notification of acceptance (Extended)
Oct 22
Oct 27
 Final Manuscript submission (Extended)
 Nov. 21-23, 2017  Conference dates

Note: Please use Google Chrome or Firefox Web Browser.

Camera Ready Submission