Submission Guidelines for Publication of papers in Journals (ISSN) and Book (ISBN)


Full-length camera-ready papers must be uploaded along with completion of registration and payment of appropriate charges.

All the final manuscripts incorporating all the suggestions and comments rendered by assigned reviewers shall be submitted as per the last dates mentioned in below sections. Delayed paper submission or submission by emails will not be accepted for further consideration despite the script was declared accepted post the paper review process.

NOTE: The papers are to be published in two modes for the RUCTD-2018. All the authors are leveraged with alternative to choose from either of the two options below. Editorial board reserves the rights to accept or not accept the choice opted by the authors regarding publication type and the board may propose for publication type for a specific paper script on their discretion.However, all accepted papers will be required for presentations and registration of author prior publication.

Guidelines for papers opted for GRD JOURNALS (e-ISSN: 2455-5703)


  1. The authors are expected to revise their papers based on the manuscript guidelines available HERE
  2. 2. Full-length paper template for the authors is available HERE.
  3. Consent to Publish form (CTP) needs to be signed by corresponding author of each paper. It should clearly mention all authors’ names in proper sequence. This should be scanned and uploaded along with manuscript. The form is also available in the above zip folder.
  4. Permission request form: Authors must take permission to reuse if they are using content/fig/data from previously published work even if it’s their own. They can get reuse permission form also in the above zip folder.
  5. Please prepare the following files:
    1. The word file of the manuscript,
    2. The pdf version of the manuscript for submitting HERE,
    3. ‘Copyright Form’ – Click HERE, to be submitted on conference website after logging in (post-registration process) along with camera-ready paper script as per format of GRD Journals
  6. Note 1: For all the papers
    1. (i) If the author gave the option to be considered for GRD Journals, and
    2. (ii) Presented at the conference, the review comments and submitted manuscripts will be forwarded to the Editor of the GRD Journals for their consideration immediately after the conference.
    3. Further, Journals’ technical staff may be available during the days of the conference in one of the Exhibition Stalls for providing any clarification to the delegates.
  7. Note 2: Submitted manuscripts will be checked for plagiarism by GRD Journals. References, Sources below 30 words, and matches below 20 words will be excluded. Similarity in technical terms, definitions and citations may be acceptable. The authors should completely avoid any similarity in the conclusion section of the paper.
  8. The papers will be published in the Journals as a special conference volume after the conference is concluded and all published papers will be available online (on the GRD Journals website) for referring to.

Guidelines for paper as a collection in form of a BOOK (with an ISBN)


The format for the Camera-ready Full-length paper script (Final stage submission) – Download the format file. The conference papers accepted and submitted as final script after incorporating comments from the reviewers shall be published as a book – proceeding of the conference. However, all the submitted paper abstract will be included in the book (as e-book as well as paperback book).

ISBN protected for:

eProceedings of an International Conference on Reaching the Unreached: A Challenge to Technological Development (RUCTD-2018)
Edition: First
Volume: 1
Price: INR 0.00
Year of Publication Allotment: 2018
Book Version: E-Book
Book Description: e-Proceedings of an International Conference on – Reaching the Unreached: A Challenge to Technological Development (RUCTD-2018) – Organized by The Indian Society for Technical Education (Gujarat Section) Jointly with ISTE Madhya Pradesh Section [November 2018]
ISBN: 978-93-5311-422-0
Publisher (Imprint): The Indian Society for Technical Education (Gujarat Section)

Proceedings of an International Conference on Reaching the Unreached: A Challenge to Technological Development (RUCTD-2018)
Edition: First
Volume: 1
Price: INR 0.00
Year of Publication Allotment: 2018
Book Version: PaperBack
Book Description: Proceedings of an International Conference on – Reaching the Unreached: A Challenge to Technological Development (RUCTD-2018) – Organized by The Indian Society for Technical Education (Gujarat Section) Jointly with ISTE Madhya Pradesh Section [November 2018]
ISBN: 978-93-5311-193-9
Publisher (Imprint): The Indian Society for Technical Education (Gujarat Section)

Guidelines for preparing manuscrip:
  1. For papers opted for BOOK, we recommend that you may incorporate the reviewer comments and follow the paper-guidelines for preparing the revised manuscript. The manuscript guidelines available HERE.
  2. Please include the following acknowledgement at the end of the manuscript just before the References while submitting full papers for BOOK: “The authors acknowledge the opportunity provided by the “Reaching the Unreached: A Challenge to Technological Development (RUCTD-2018)” held at Bali, Indonesia during 19-20th November 2018 to present the work that forms the basis of this manuscript.”
  3. The revised manuscripts can be uploaded HERE.
  4. You are expected to upload the revised papers by Date 15 October 2018
  5. Note: For all the papers, following will be considered.
    1. Recommended for BOOK by the Scientific Committee,
    2. If the author gave the option to be considered for a BOOK publication.

Format for the Camera-ready Full-length paper script (Final stage submission) shall remain the same for the format of the abstract in continuation.

At least five keywords, comma separated, in A-Z alphabetical order, should include most relevant words, it is necessary for indexing.

CERTIFICATES


  1. All authors whose papers are submitted, evaluated and accepted,presented at the conference will be provided with a conference participation and paper presentation certificate;
  2. All authors who were a part of a research paper and at least one author has presented the paper, will be provided with an absentia participation certificate, subjected to condition that they have registered under a particular category and paid appropriate charges as the case may be;
  3. All the authors whose paper is published with GRD Journals (post conference) will be provided with a certificate by the GRD Journals – separately;
  4. Theme-based best paper awards certificates will be honored to the identified awardee from the researchers presenting the papers during the conference only.