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We are pleased to announce that Jonathan Grudin will be a keynote speaker at the 2016 International Conference on Collaboration Technologies and Systems. Don't miss the opportunity to attend and hear about recent work by a leading researcher and pioneer of the field of collaboration and group support technologies!

                 Call For Papers and Participation

            The 2016 International Conference on
  Collaboration Technologies and Systems (CTS 2016)
                      The 17th Annual Meeting

                          June 06 - 10, 2016
                       The Rosen Plaza Hotel
                       Orlando, Florida, USA
http://cts2016.cisedu.info , http://cisedu.us/rp/cts16

           In Cooperation with the ACM, IEEE, IFIP

   Main Track Paper Submission Deadline:  March 18, 2016 - Extended
(Symposia, Workshops and Special Sessions have their own deadlines - please check the track of interest)

You are cordially invited to participate in this international conference through paper submission, a track, a workshop or a special session organization, a tutorial, an invited speech, a demo, a poster, an exhibit, a panel discussion, a doctoral dissertation abstract, whichever sounds more appropriate and convenient to you.

The conference will include invited presentations by experts from academia, industry, and government as well as contributed paper presentations describing original work on the current state of research in collaboration technologies, collaboration systems, social networks, virtual worlds, collaborative data analytics applications and related issues. There will also be tutorial sessions, symposia, workshops, special sessions, demos, posters, panel discussions, doctoral colloquium, and exhibits as well as social events. Conference sponsorships are welcomed.

In addition to the main track, the conference will have the following refereed and archived symposia, workshops and special sessions (may have different deadlines).  Please see the following lists and check the specific track of interest:


Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit an extended version of their work for one or more special issues in ISI indexed Journals.

CTS Proceedings are to be published in IEEE XPLORE and indexed by all major indexing services including SCOPUS, EI, SCI, dblp, etc.

Important Dates:
 Main Track Paper and Poster Submission Deadline ---------  March 18, 2016 - Extended
 Workshop/Special Session Proposal Deadline ---------------February 20, 2016
 Tutorial/Demo/Panel Proposal Deadline -------------------March 10, 2016
 Main Track Notifications of Acceptance start --------------- April 08, 2016
 Registration & Camera-Ready Manuscripts Due ------------- May 01, 2016
 Conference Dates  ------------------------------------- June 06 - 10, 2016

For further details and updates, please consult the conference web site at URL: http://cts2016.cisedu.info or http://cisedu.us/rp/cts16  or contact one of the organizers.

We hope to see you in Orlando in June.  Thank you very much.  Best Regards.

CTS 2016 Organizers 

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