Check out the new USENIX Web site.

Home About USENIX Events Membership Publications Students
Instructions for Authors:
4th USENIX Symposium on Internet Technologies and Systems (USITS '03)
March 26-28, 2003, Seattle, Washington, USA

This page is for authors who have had material accepted to present at the 4th USENIX Symposium on Internet Technologies and Systems (USITS '03). If you wish to submit a paper or deliver a talk at another upcoming USENIX event, please return to the Events Calendar page and select the conference in which you're interested.

Accepted authors, please read this page! NEW INFORMATION BELOW!

1. Register for the symposium as soon as possible! Registration materials will be online soon.

We are offering a special $200 registration discount to one author per paper, preferably the one who will be presenting the paper at the conference. Please note, this discount is not applicable to full-time student registration fees.

To register online at the discounted rate, please email for instructions.

If you or your employer cannot afford the discounted registration fee, please email your request for complimentary registration to .

2. Be aware that both an approved printout and electronic versions--PostScript or PDF and HTML--of your paper are due in the USENIX office on or before 17 January 2003. This is a firm deadline. Papers not received by that date will not be included in the printed symposium proceedings.

PLEASE NOTE: You need no longer send physical copies to the USENIX office. Simply email the PostScript or PDF file of your paper and your fax number to We will gladly print the paper in our office and fax you a copy for approval. You should send the consent form by regular mail or fax to the USENIX office.

3. Bookmark and/or print the:

Instructions for Accepted Material. See especially Summary of Indispensable Requirements

USITS '03 Consent Form
Checklist for Authors (in html)

Slide Presentation Guidelines (PDF)   (PostScript).

4. If you wish, make use of these sample first pages (two-column format):

MS Word 97/98
LaTeX and style file
Framemaker 6 template and PDF of the template

If you experience difficulties, please don't hesitate to email us at or call Jane-Ellen Long at 510.528.8649 ext. 14.

If you find yourself in dire straits, please contact your Program Chair:

Steven D. Gribble,

?Need help? Use our Contacts page.

Last changed: 28 October 2002 jel
Conference Index