Authors are invited to submit English-language research and application papers representing original, previously unpublished work. Duplicate submissions are not allowed.

Submissions are limited to maximum 10 pages for technical content and up to two for bibliography and acknowledgments in a font no smaller than 9 points and must conform to ACM Latex style.

The templates can be found here: You need to use the sigconf format. If you have any problems with the templates, please contact ACM’s TeX support team at Aptara ( Note that if you paper is accepted, your will need to provide the PDF of your paper but also all source files used to generate the PDF file. This is requested by ACM ICPS.

Submitted papers will be carefully evaluated based on originality, significance, technical soundness, and clarity of exposition. All accepted papers will be published in ACM ICPS. Each accepted paper must be presented at the conference by one of the authors.

A selection of the best papers will be identified as outstanding papers; the authors of these papers will be invited to submit extended versions to a special issue of the Springer Real-Time Systems journal.

Authors submitting a paper to RTNS confirm that neither the paper, nor a version of it, is under submission elsewhere nor will be submitted elsewhere before notification by RTNS, and that if the paper is accepted, at least one author will register by the special registration deadline, and present the paper at the conference.

Papers must be submitted as a single PDF document, via the Easychair system. Use the easychair submission website.

Submission (firm) deadline: June 26, 2018 July 10, 2018 (23:59 UTC-12).