# PDF eXpress

1. No Page Numbers:Pages MUST NOT be numbered. The title and the author list of an accepted paper CANNOT be changed in the final manuscript.
2. Copyright Notice:A copyright notice must be necessarily included at the bottom of the first page of your paper:
1. Case#1: For papers in which all authors are employed by the US government, the copyright notice is:
U.S. Government work not protected by U.S. copyright
2. Case#2: For papers in which all authors are employed by a Crown government (UK, Canada, and Australia), the copyright notice is:
978-1-5090-4023- 0/17/$31.00 ©2017 Crown 3. Case #3: For papers in which all authors are employed by the European Union, the copyright notice is: 978-1-5090-4023- 0/17/$31.00 ©2017 European Union
4. Case #4: For all other papers the copyright notice is:
978-1- 5090-4023- 0/17/$31.00 ©2017 IEEE Latex users can add the following lines just after \begin{document} in order for the copyright notice to show up. An example for Case#4 is given below. \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts\pubid{\makebox[\columnwidth]{978-1-5090-4023-0/17/\$31.00~\copyright{}2017 IEEE \hfill}
\hspace{\columnsep}\makebox[\columnwidth]{ }}

MSWord users can use: “Insert -> Text box”, and insert the appropriate copyright notice in the texbox, and place the box (without border) at the bottom left on the first page.

3. Validate the PDF Using PDF eXpress:
1. Login to the PDF eXpress website: http://www.pdf-express.org
2. If you are a new user of PDF eXpress, click on the “New Users – Click Here” link.
3. Enter the following details:
• Conference ID: 38476X