as part of COOP 2014
The Eleventh International Conference on the Design of Cooperative Systems
27-30 May , 2014
Maison des Sciences de l’Homme et de la Société Sud-Est
Nice, France

******* Important dates ********
- 8 November 2013     Deadline for paper submissions
-   1 February 2014        Notification of acceptance/rejection
-    15 February 2014     Camera ready Papers
-  27-30 May 2014   COOP 2014 conference in Nice

****** Introduction ************
COOP is one of the key European conferences on Cooperative Systems, Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW) and Collaborative Computing and is affiliated to EUSSET - the European Society for Socially Embedded Technologies.
COOP 2014 will be the eleventh edition of the biennial COOP conference and will take place in Nice, France and hosted by the Maison des Sciences de l’Homme et de la Société Sud-Est.
COOP embraces a wide set of research questions on technologies and related issues within social, organisational and societal settings. The conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners who contribute to the design, assessment and analysis of cooperative systems and their integration in organizations, public venues and other settings.
As well as welcoming back experienced researchers, academics and practitioners, We are paying special attention to encouraging up-and-coming researchers within the community

For the “Early Career Researchers Track”, we encourage early career researchers who wish to publish their work and receive in depth-feedback (PhD students close to completion, < 3 years post-doc experience, etc.) to submit to the track, which will constitute of a special paper session in the main conference program, chaired by Professor Barry Brown (Mobile Life Centre, Sweden) who will also act as a discussant for the accepted papers. The papers will be included in the main conference proceedings, published by Springer.

********* Submissions **********
Accepted papers will be included in a book of proceedings published by Springer, and will be indexed in the ACM digital library
Full papers must be no longer than 16 pages and formatted according to the Springer template:
Papers submissions will take place via Easychair and the submission system will go live in the near future. Tick the box "Early Career Researchers Track" when submitting your paper

*********Conference Committee*********
Organising Chair: Bernard Conein (University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis)
Scientific Co-Chairs: Luigina Ciolfi (Sheffield Hallam University, UK) and David Martin (Xerox Research Centre Europe, France)
Early-Career Researchers Track Chair: Barry Brown (Mobile Life Center, Sweden)

Full Conference Committee:

******* Contact Information ********
For queries regarding paper submissions please contact the scientific co-chairs David Martin ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) and Luigina Ciolfi ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>)
For full information on the conference:

Dr. Luigina Ciolfi
Reader in Communication
Communication and Computing Research Centre - C3RI
Sheffield Hallam University
Room 9120 Cantor Building, 153 Arundel Street
Sheffield S1 2NU, UK
Tel +44 114 225 6826 - Fax +44 114 225 6702<>/

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