The international Conference on iCFP has developed the following responsibilities for authors, reviewers and our Editorial Board and expects all parties to adhere to these guidelines:
- Authors obliged to participate in peer review process.
- Authors must certify that their manuscripts are their original work and all authors have significantly contributed to the research.
- Authors must certify that the complete manuscript has not previously been published elsewhere.
- Authors must certify that the complete manuscript is not currently being considered for publication elsewhere.
- Authors must notify the iCFP Editorial Board of any conflicts of interest.
- Authors must identify all complete reference sources used in the preparation of their manuscript.
- Author is obliged to provide proper acknowledgment of the work of others used in a research.
- Authors must report any errors they discover in their manuscript to the iCFP Editorial Board Forum and correct the results.
- Authors agree to transfer the copyright to iCFP Editorial Board.
- If the reviewers recommend extensive revisions, authors may be asked to revise their work and then to resubmit the article.
- Author must not use any fabricated research data in their work, which might lead to deceived outcomes
- Reviewers must notify to the iCFP Editorial Board of any conflicts of interest if they identify.
- Reviewers must keep information pertaining to the manuscript confidential.
- Reviewers must bring to the attention of the editor any information that may be reason to reject publication of a manuscript.
- Reviewers must evaluate manuscripts for their scientific merits (i.e. novelty, scientific merits and clarity).
- Reviewers should point out relevant published work which is not yet cited (if they notice).
Editorial Board Responsibilities
- Editors must keep information pertaining to submitted manuscripts confidential.
- Editors must disclose any conflicts of interest if they identify.
- Editorial Board must evaluate manuscripts only for their scientific merits (i.e. novelty, scientific merits and clarity).
- Editors are responsible for making publication decisions (accept or reject) based only on the paper's importance, originality, clarity, and the relevance to the iCFP conference objectives.
- Editors must preserve anonymity of reviewers.
- Editors must ensure the quality of the publish material
- Editors should be responsible for champion freedom of expression.
- Editors must always be willing to publish corrections, clarifications, retractions and apologies when needed.
- Editors should publish a description of peer review processes, and should be ready to justify any important deviation from the described processes.
- Editors reserve the right to edit text for clarity, style and length of the accepted manuscripts.
- Editors must ensure that manuscripts will be evaluated for their content without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship, or political philosophy.
- Articles published become the property of FoodInno Oasis and may not be reproduced without permission.