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The Spring Servitization Conference 2022

9-11 May 2022 | Florence | Italy

Stage one (1,000 word extended abstract)

  • Extended abstract deadline:  9th January 2022

  • Download format guidance here

  • Abstract review author notification during: w/c 7th February 2022

  * You can register as a new user, or use your credentials from previous years 


Stage two (full paper or executive summary with research poster)

Successful authors will be invited to proceed to stage two and develop their extended abstract into a full paper or an executive summary and research poster - see guidance below:


a) Advanced research track. Submission deadline: 3rd April 2022

A nine-page full paper in the printed proceedings and deliver a 15-minute PowerPoint presentation to conference. See full paper guidance template below.

Full paper - submit as a Microsoft Word and PDF document Download template


b) Evolving research track: Submission deadline: 3rd April 2022


A two-page executive paper and an A1, colour research poster for showcasing during the conference. The poster layout is of your design, but we ask authors to retain size A1, portrait style and include the logos and reference to the Spring Servitization Conference 2022. See guidance below.

​Executive paper - submit as a Word document  - Download template


Research poster - submit as a PDF - Download template

Those submissions that are not prepared according to the formatting guidelines will be returned to the authors for further adjustment.

​All stage two submissions to your Conftool submissions platform account by 3rd April 2022, (Open shortly).


Important:  Please ensure any changes to the corresponding and/or presenting author/s are made to your submission entry on Conftool as soon as you are aware.


All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, which is an Open Access Publication developed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution - Non Commercial 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC 4.0), and permits non-commercial re-use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Best paper and poster awards will be given for contributions of merit. All research posters will be showcased on the conference website.

​Conference registration will be open in due course.

If you have any questions, please contact Jill Forrest at