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Is the conference “ICCTCEEC” a scam? [duplicate]

I submitted a paper about 20-25 days ago in this conference http://ctceec.org/ knowing about IEEE involvement here. Today I have got an acceptance email for my paper, The astonishing thing to me is, ...
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What are the good indicators of fake conferences? [duplicate]

Here is the story: After working on a project for a couple of months, I put the results in a scientific paper format in case I would submit it to a conference or yet this is a good practice for my ...
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Is the conference a scam? [duplicate]

I have submitted a paper for a conference organized by the IRES. (details here: https://www.allconferencealert.com/event_detail.php?ev_id=80364) they accepted my paper within one day and instructed me ...
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ATINER - is this a legimate conference? pros and cons? [duplicate]

Background: A close acquaintance of mine is a tenured faculty member at a minor US college, having worked there for several decades. They are very well respected for their contributions to the college,...
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Is this a predatory conference? [duplicate]

I have been across this CS conference: http://www.icsis.org/index.html that I never heard of, but it says that: "Accepted and presented papers will be submitted to WIT Transactions on Information and ...
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Do the yearly (worldcomp) conference recognized by Scientists? [duplicate]

I am planning to submit for a conference that organized by the (World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, & Applied Computing https://americancse.org/events/csce2018) located and ...
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How to perform quality checks on a conference? [duplicate]

I want to present my paper to a conference which is related to graph and combinatorics. The problem is I don't understand the quality/reputation of the conference. The conference has a section "...
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How do you judge the quality of a journal?

A colleague and I recently submitted a paper to a journal with an impressive-sounding name, the "International Journal of Artificial Intelligence and Computational Research". According to their ...
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What are “fake”, “shady”, and/or “predatory” journals?

This question is in response to this very interesting question. The original post mentioned that they wish to retract their paper from a "fake" journal. I don't know what a fake journal is but better ...
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How to identify predatory publishers/journals

What are the best strategies for assessing if a journal is a "vanity" or "predatory" journal that should be avoided (both for publishing in and reviewing for)? For example, how would one go about ...
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Is there any world-wide ranking of conferences/journals?

I know it's rather difficult to establish a ranking of publications, especially because the ones in charge of establishing values for venues might be biased by their field, and several other aspects. ...
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Is submitting a video on my research paper for ICCT 2017 conference beneficial?

I have submitted my paper here, http://www.iacst.org/iacst/Confe... They waived my fee and asked me to submit a video file representing my paper. They also told me that “ Journal recommendation is ...