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What Are Reviewers Looking For?

Learn what is important during peer review. Make sure to cover all the topics in your conference paper. 

During the peer review process, reviewers look for:

  • Scope: Is the paper appropriate for the scope of this conference?
  • Novelty: Is this original material distinct from previous publications?
  • Validity: Is the study well designed and executed?
  • Data: Are the data reported, analyzed, and interpreted correctly?
  • Clarity: Are the ideas expressed clearly, concisely, and logically?
  • Compliance: Are all ethical and publication requirements met?
  • Advancement: Is this a significant contribution to the field?
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