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Instructions for full paper submission

The proceedings of the 2nd International Manufacturing Engineering Conference (iMEC 2015) will appear in the Open Access IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), which is part of IOP Conference Series. All papers published in IOP Conference Series are fully citable and upon publication will be free to download in perpetuity.

Important: please read before you submit a paper

PUBLICATION LICENCE FOR OPEN ACCESS PROCEEDINGS PAPERS. IOP Conference Series operates a publishing licence, under which authors retain copyright of their papers and they no longer need to sign and submit copyright assignment forms. Any author who wishes to publish in IOP Conference Series must agree to the terms of the licence and by submitting a paper for publication it is assumed all authors of the paper agree, in full, to the terms of the licence.

The licence terms and conditions are available online.

Where to send your paper

Manuscripts, prepared according to the author guidelines, should be submitted to CLICK HERE by 15 AUGUST 2015

Preparing your paper

IOP Conference Series uses author-supplied PDFs for all online and print publication. Authors are asked to prepare their papers using Microsoft Word or LaTeX, according to the journal guidelines and templates, and then convert these files to PDF. Full instructions on preparing your paper, along with templates, can be found on the IOP Conference Series website

It is important to ensure that when you submit your paper, it is in its final form ready for publication, and has been thoroughly proofread. IOP do not copyedit papers and will not send out author proofs prior to publication. Please note: post-publication changes are not usually permitted, unless there are exceptional circumstances, so please ensure your paper has been checked for errors.

What you need to provide

  • The PDF file of your paper: when preparing your paper ensure that you follow the author guidelines. When preparing your paper please check that:
    • Paper size is European A4.
    • Margins are at least 25mm all round.
    • The paper includes the author name and affiliation (full address including country).
    • There are no page numbers, or headers and footers, within the paper.
    • The PDF is free of formatting errors (e.g. corrupt equations, missing or poor resolution figures), since conversion from Word to PDF can introduce formatting errors.
    • Text is single spaced, not double spaced.
    • The PDF file is editable and not password protected.
    • All pages are portrait (landscape pages should be rotated).
    • Reference lists are checked for accuracy. References can only be linked via CrossRef if they are correct and complete.
    • Figures are placed within the text, not collected at the end of the document.
    • A thorough proof read is conducted to check standard of English and ensure wording is clear and concise.
    • Ensure that your paper includes an abstract.
  • Any multimedia files you wish to publish online
    • JPCS encourages authors to submit multimedia files to enhance the online versions of published research articles.

Journal enquiries

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iMEC & APCOMS 2019 - Important Dates

Important Events Dates
Abstract Submission 24th February 2019
19th March 2019 (Extended)
31st March 2019 (Extended)
Abstract Acceptance 24th March 2019
Full Manuscript Submission 24th April 2019
24th May 2019 (Extended)
Full Manuscript Acceptance 6th July 2019
Camera-ready Submission 20th July 2019
Early Bird Registration 23rd July 2019
Final Registration 22nd August 2019

iMEC & APCOMS 2019 - Registration Information

Before filling out the registration form, please make sure you have made a payment for the registration fees. The payment instruction can be found through:
In order to complete the registration process, please fill up the following form:


  • You may need a Google account to fill up the online form.
  • One author on behalf of all the authors should upload the Camera-Ready Paper, Each Figure in Paper and Consent to Publish Form by following the required format of file name and specification.

It is highly recommended to complete your registration formalities by 23rd July 2019 and avail the early bird benefits. Do browse our conference website to get detail information on Registration Fees and Payment Method. Kindly upload your Student ID Card and payment receipt to complete the online registration form.

iMEC & APCOMS 2019 - Call For Paper & Submission Links

Poster Call for PaperIMEC2019 V5 revise    

All accepted papers will be published in
Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering
(a Scopus indexed journal)

iMEC & APCOMS 2019 - Registration Fees

International Non-Student Delegate USD350 (Early bird: USD300 before 23/07/19)
Student Delegate USD300 (Early bird: USD250 before 23/07/19)
Accompanying Person USD200
Local/ITB/UNS Non-Student Delegate MYR1200 (Early bird: RM1100 before 23/07/19)
Student Delegate MYR850 (Early bird: RM750 before 23/07/19)
Accompanying Person MYR600
Additional Paper MYR850 (USD250)

Announcement: In view of the current crisis in the global economy, we are pleased to revise the registration fee for the international delegates. (All the bank transfer charges are to be borne by the Delegate)
Early Bird: 5% discount to each additional paper that has an author with FULL REGISTRATION requires an additional payment of 30% of the total fee.  

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