Oct. 24 - 27, 2016, Sydney, Australia

CDVE2016 Call for Papers

Original contributions (not submitted to other conferences nor journals) of the following areas are under call:

Cooperative Design (CD)
• Concurrent design, collaborative editing, real time user interactions
• Multiple user, multiple location collaborative design applications
• Cooperative User Experience (UX) design
• Demonstrating feasibility and applicability in CD
• Design for total life cycle support: from design to manufacturing or construction
• Cooperative design using interactive tabletops and surfaces
• Cooperative design analysis, verification, integration and interoperability, standards
• Scenarios, case studies of cooperative design in mechanical engineering, aero-space engineering, building architecture, engineering and construction, automobile, microelectronics, software engineering, entertainment and other areas
• Special issues in cooperative design

Cooperative visualization (CV)
• System architecture, prototypes, user interfaces for CV: web applications, textual and multimedia 2D, 3D desktop interfaces, 3D virtual world environments, and multiple user embedded systems.
• Vusualization for multiple user, multiple location, concurrent visualization
• Large scale, big data storage, access, exploration, and manipulation, for cooperative visualization
• Multi-resolution and other efficient computer graphics, visualization algorithms for cooperative visualization
• Visualization in multiple user games, networked games, simulation visualization for multiple users

Cooperative Engineering (CE)
• Collaborative process planning, scheduling, control, conformance testing and interoperability checking, cooperative decision making.
• Human-machine interfaces, frameworks, reference models, architectures, tools and systems for CE
• Concurrent prototyping, manufacturing and engineering.
• Concurrent process modeling, product modeling, reference models, business models, data representations and standards.
• Integration and interoperability, intelligent infrastructures and automated methods for integrating systems, multi-level integration, enterprise integration
• Long-term large scale project data archiving, access, concurrent data control for CE
• Smart grids
• Industrial scenarios, case studies of CE: in mechanical engineering, aero-space engineering, AEC (architecture, engineering and construction), automobile, microelectronics, and others
• Method, applications for total life cycle support: from conceptual design to manufacturing and construction

Basic Theories, methods and technologies that support CDVE (BT)
• Modeling of group behavior
• Distributed systems, grid systems, real time systems, groupwares
• Cloud computing for cooperative work
• Big data processing, fusion
• Algorithms, architectures, frameworks, platforms for CDVE
• Data consistency, concurrent processing, middleware, agent based methods
• Collaborative and multimode working environment
• Design patterns, reusability and component-based methods
• Communication, transport, application protocols for CDVE
• Internet computing, web environment for collaborative working
• Knowledge management, information systems, large databases, data-mining
• Semantic Technologies for Information-Integrated Collaboration
• Ontology for information sharing, cooperative applications
• Security for CDVE
• Human machine interaction for CDVE

Cooperative Applications (CA)
• Social networks
• Crowdsourcing
• Cooperative learning
• Multiple user gaming
• Cooperative decision making
• Cooperative Internet of Things (IoT)
• Collaborative Information seeking
• Information integration in sensor networks
• Collaborations in emergency response and disaster management
• Collaborative mobile systems, group interaction in mobile system and mobility communities
• Collaborative simulation
• Collaborative robots and human robot interaction
• Collaboration technologies and systems for healthcare
• Web based cooperation tools, cooperative web design such as Wiki's
• Other cooperative applications

Technical Sponsor

IEEE SMC Visual Analytics and
                                Communication Technical Committee


University of Tasmania

University of Technology, Sydney
University of Technology, Sydney

University of Balearic Islands

Institut fόr Rechnergestόtzte Ingenieursysteme

Information Visutalization Society


Interact Design