UAI 2018 - Submission Instructions

Important dates for authors

  • March 9th, 2018, 11:59 pm SST (Samoa Standard Time): Paper submission deadline.
  • May 4th, 2018: Final day for author feedback.
  • May 16th, 2018: Author notification*.
  • July 6th, 2018: Camera ready due.
  • August 6th, 2018: Conference starts.

*likely date to be adapted accordingly to take place before the NIPS submission deadline.


Paper submission is now open at openreview.net (UAI 2018).

Formatting instructions

Submissions should be formatted in the UAI format and must be submitted as a PDF file that uses only Type I fonts. Please do not make changes to the standard format. Papers (including figures and text) are limited to 9 pages in length. An additional 10th page is allowed containing only references. Papers that are over length or violate the UAI proceedings format will be rejected without review.

For your convenience, we are providing the following LaTeX style files:

For an example of how to prepare a paper for UAI using LaTeX you can refer to the source of the proceedings format:

Using LaTeX is really the only way to achieve perfect compatibility with the UAI proceedings format, but we also provide a MS Word template.

Supplementary Material

Please include any supplementary material after the main paper (9+1 pages) in the same PDF. Please note that the reviewers are not required to read this extra material when assessing the paper.

Uploading instructions

Paper submission will open on February 7th, 2018. This year, we will be using openreview.net for the submissions. To submit a paper, please first create an OpenReview account, login to your account and go to the submission page to submit your paper. For more information click here.
Note: The upload to OpenReview has been tested on Chrome, Mozilla and Safari. We recomend to use one of those browsers to upload your paper.

Double-blind policy

The UAI 2018 review process is double blind. Please make sure that the submission does not disclose the author's identities or affiliation.