Lübbenau is a town of 18,000 and located about 30 km west of Cottbus. It is called the gate to the Spreewald, a picturesque landscape consisting of more than 200 small canals, which is a biosphere reserve of UNESCO.
The conference is hold at Schloss Lübbenau, the residence of the former counts of Lübbenau. Nowadays it is a hotel.
For supporting participants with young kids we can offer child care during the time of the conference talks, if requested.
Berlin Schönefeld Airport (SXF) and Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL) are the best options to reach Lübbenau by plane. From that airports you reach Lübbenau train station in at most 1.5 hours by combination of bus and train.
Other airports in the nearby area are Airport Leipzig/Halle (LEJ) and Airport Dresden (DRS). From that airports the train connections take much longer and are more expensive than that from Berlin's airports.
It's 1.3 km or 16 minutes to walk from the train station of Lübbenau till Schloss Lübbenau. You have to walk through the Poststraße, which starts right in front of the station. At the end of the Poststraße you have to go right into the Ehm-Welk-Straße, which leads you directly to Schloss Lübbenau.
June 27-29, Schloss Lübbenau (near
Submission Deadline: Feb 26, 2018
Notification: April 23, 2018
The WG 2018 conference is the 44th edition of the WG series. It will take place in Schloss Lübbenau in the middle of Spreewald, near Cottbus, Germany. The conference will take place from Wednesday June 27 to Friday June 29, 2018. Participants are expected to arrive in Lübbenau on Tuesday June 26, to join the welcome reception in the evening.
Submission of papers: February 26, 2018
Acceptance notification: April 23, 2018
Conference: June 27-29, 2018
Final version: July 31, 2018
WG conferences aim to connect theory and applications by demonstrating how graph-theoretic concepts can be applied in various areas of computer science. The goal is to present recent results and to identify and explore directions for future research. Submitted papers should describe original results in any aspects of graph theory related to computer science, including but not restricted to:
Contributors are invited to submit an extended abstract of at most 12 pages Springer LNCS format including title, abstract, but excluding references, without changes to the settings of margins and vertical spacing, and with numbered pages. Proofs omitted due to space restrictions must be placed in an appendix, to be read by program committee members at their discretion. Simultaneous submission of papers to any other conference with proceedings published or made publicly available, or submitting papers previously accepted for journal publication is not allowed. Invited papers and accepted contributions will be published in the conference proceedings in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series of Springer-Verlag. Please submit your paper electronically at: EasyChair
Thanks to a generous donation by Springer Verlag, WG 2018 is able to offer awards of 500 Euro for the best paper and the best student paper. The awards will be decided by the program committee. The committee can decide to split the award(s) over multiple papers. Papers eligible for the best student paper can have non-student co-authors, but the main work in a paper that is a candidate for the best student paper award must be done by co-authors that were students at the time of submission, and the award can be received only by such co-authors. It must be indicated at the time of submission whether a paper is candidate for this award.
Invited papers and accepted contributions will be published in the conference proceedings in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series of Springer-Verlag. Please adhere to the following guidelines.
If you would like to share a room with another participant, we can help you to find a room mate. Just write an email to the conference organizers and we will try to match the requests.
Our conference venue Schloss Lübbenau is also a hotel. The hotel offers single and double rooms. Breakfast buffet and usage of the exclusive sauna area of the hotel are included in the prices.
The hotel "Spreewaldeck" is a ten minute walk away from the conference venue. The hotel is family-operated. The breakfast buffet is included in the prices.
For questions about the conference or the website contact the organizers via wg2018 (at) lists.b-tu.de