The DC is a forum for PhD students to present their work, to receive feedback and guidance, and to help them in completing their PhD research. It is a closed event where only PhD students can participate. Interested students should submit an extended research abstract describing:
- Their research topic
- The work so far
- The methods used
- The planned next steps
Abstracts will be reviewed and selected on the basis of quality and the benefit students may derive from participating in the DC.
Preference will be given to: students who have already worked at least 9 months on their PhD, and who have more than 9 months of work left to do.
Candidates should provide a 4-page abstract (PDF file following the ACM SIG Proceedings Template format).
Candidates should also submit a brief recommendation letter from their main thesis advisor supporting the candidate’s application.
It is a closed event in which only PhD students participate. Interested students should submit an extended research abstract describing: the research topic, the work done to date, the plan for the next stages of the work and the methods used / proposed to be used.