Collective Intelligence as Community Discourse and Action

A Workshop @ CSCW2012 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work
February 11–15, 2012
Seattle, Washington


We welcome submissions in the form of Research Papers, Position Papers and Demos which will represent the state of the art research on Collective Intelligence and Online Discourse technologies.
Submission will be peer-reviewed and only authors of the accepted papers/demos will be invited to attend to the workshop.

Submission guidelines:

Research papers (6 to 10 pages) and position papers (max 5 pages) should summarize the content for presentation and discussion during the workshop.
They should cite relevant published research or experience, highlight novel aspects of the submission, and identify the most significant contributions.
Evaluation is on the basis of originality, significance, quality of research, quality of writing, and contribution to workshop topic diversity.
Papers should be formatted using the standard HCI Archive format and should include an abstract of no more than 150 words.

Demonstration submissions should consist of a two-page extended abstract and demo system summary and should follow the Extended Abstracts Format.
Optionally, an author can also include a video of the system in action, if it serves to illustrate the proposed demonstration.

First Round Submissions

All submissions should be sent to by 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time, Friday, December 9, 2011.
Notice of acceptance will be sent by December 14, 2011. (Please check Important Dates)
Accepted papers and demos will be made available to all participants just prior to the workshop.

Second Round Submissions

All submissions should be sent to by 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time, Saturday, January 14, 2012.
Notice of acceptance will be sent by January 27, 2012. (Please check Important Dates)

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