instructions for authors
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We would like to stress that our selection of presentation format (oral or poster) is not based on quality criterias but on what we regard as being most suitable for the paper's content type.

We need a registration from all who intend to participate in the symposium BEFORE OCTOBER 1. A letter or an e-mail to, with name and complete address will do. If there is more than one author to a text, we need a registration from each one who wishes to attend the symposium.


In order to be able to distribute the abstracts, we need your abstract in an electronic (as an attachment or on a disc) version BY OCTOBER 1. The electronic version should be in postscript, pdf, MSword, latex or framemaker format. Please note that the length of the paper should not exceed 3 pages including references.

Instructions for the abstracts can be seen either by postscript or by .pdf below.
Instructions in postscript
Instructions in .pdf

Please use one of the following templates for your abstracts:
Microsoft Word: For version 6 and greater.

Send the abstract and the registration to:

Symposium on Multimodal Communication
Institutionen för datavetenskap
Linköpings universitet


oral presentation

The talks are supposed to be 20 minutes, with a ten minute discussion afterwards. Please let us know if you need some special equipement.


We will arrange a poster area in the lounge together with light refreshments. Posters should be maximally 1.6 meter (horizontally) and 1.0 meters (vertically).

Symposium on Multimodal

Natural Language Processing Laboratory
Department of Computerand Information Science
Linköping University
Organizing committee:
Arne Jönsson
Nils Dahlbäck
Annika Flycht-Eriksson
Pernilla Qvarfordt