Submission of 6 pages extended abstract (or short paper) written in English using in Springer’s LNCS style is possible via EasyChair using the following link:

You can find the official LNCS Latex template at or use the Overleaf template:

After the OC-DDC, each participant will be invited to prepare a book chapter for an edited book. The book chapter will contain approx. 14 pages.
For instance, the book of the DDC’s 2014 edition is available at:

Each participant will take part in the colloquium organisation and the review process for the other participants.


  • Participation cost (includes lunch, drinks, book publication, etc.): 175 EUR
  • Participants have to organise travel and accommodation themselves