September 2-5, 2012

CDVE2012 photos


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CDVE2013 will be held in Mallorca, Spain
The 10th anniversary of the CDVE conferences!!

CDVE2013 will be held in Mallorca, Spain. This will be our 10th anniversary of this series of conferences! You are welcome to participate and bring your family as well. We will have our conference in a vacation village:
The dates are: Sept. 22 - Sept. 25, 2013. Check it out and mark your agenda!

CDVE2012 successfully held in Osaka

CDVE2012 has been successfully held in Osaka. The participants enjoyed the conference very much. We had a well structured and efficient technical program. The local organization team led by Professor Nobuyoshi Yabuki did a great job in both execution of the technical program and the wonderful social activities. We had many very interesting, well prepared presentations and discussions. The  tours to the Osaka city were impressive. In the reception and the conference dinner we enjoyed the best food in the city.  Everybody in the conference would like to come back to the CDVE conference and Japan in the future.

Conference final program is available

The final conference program is now available. It has taken all the conflicts into account. Please check your presentation time since some change may affect you.
Please notice that you should upload your powerpoint presentation into the Easychair system using the same submission number. Please upload it before August 20, 2012. If your file is too big, please provide a URL that we can download it.
All the presenters, please fill up the "presenter form" before August 28 for the session chairs to introduce you before your presentation.

How to arrive the conference hotel

Our organization committee chair has written a very detailed instruction to show us how to arrive the hotel by trains from two different airports in Osaka. Please print it out and keep it with you. It will be of great help if you do not speak Japanese. Here is the instruction.

Hotel Reservation is Now Open

We recommend you to reserve the hotel rooms as early as possible. The deadline for reserving the conference hotel is August 20, 2012. Here is the hotel room reservation form.  An advanced payment is required for reserving the hotel room. You can sign it and send it by fax or scan it, save it as a picture and send it by email to as indicated in the form. You can access to the Venue page for information about the conference hotel.

CDVE2012 Early Registration deadline approaching

If you have not yet made your registration to the conference, please hurry up. The deadline for early registration is by the end of July, 2012. After, normal rate will be apply. CDVE2012 will have rich technical programs and social activities. It is a gold opportunity to meet the top level researcher and professionals in the world in the cooperative design, visualization and engineering. It is also a great opportunity to know  Osaka and Japan! We look forward to seeing you in Osaka.

CDVE 2012 call for presentations!

CDVE2012 call for non-paper presentations is now open. You are invited to submit an abstract for your presentation. The objective is to stimulate and promote the CDVE research and development. The presentations are for those who would like to share their innovative edge-cutting ideas, concepts and applications in the field. Academic, industrial and other  presentations are welcome within the conference themes and broader topics. The deadline for submit an abstract is June 30, 2012. Notification of acceptance: July 10, 2012. Powerpoint presentation, video, and application demos are all welcome. Easychair system should be used for submission. Please see the call for presentations page for more details.

Academic presentations: innovative, early stages of cutting-edge research and development ideas, schemes, frameworks and early results on cooperative design, cooperative visualization, cooperative engineering and other cooperative applications.

Industrial: cooperative design, visualization and engineering application scenarios, tools usage, case studies etc. This will give valuable feedbacks, suggestions to the researchers and developers from the industrial practitioners.

Other areas  include but not limited to: Analysis of use cases about impacts and benefits that CDVE technology gives to the society on work, home, healthcare, entertainment, online society and education application experiences and evaluation.

Full and short paper deadlines extended

CDVE 2012 decides to extend its paper deadlines:

The new full paper deadline :  April 25, 2012.
New short paper deadline : April 30, 2012.

If you have not yet submit a paper, you now have more time to do so.  You are encouraged to submit full and short papers to the conference according to the new deadline.
Easychair system is used for submission. Please check how to submit a paper here. Both accepted full and short papers have the same format the opportunity to present them during the conference. All the accepted papers will be published by LNCS. Full papers are limited to 8 pages and the short papers are limited to 4 pages.

The CDVE conference proceedings are published by the Springer Verlag on their Lecture Notes in Computer Science with the following indexing systems:
  • ISI Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science (CPCI-S), included in ISI Web of  Science
  • EI Engineering Index (Compendex and Inspec databases)
  • ACM Digital Library
  • dblp
  • Google Scholar
  • IO-Port
  • MathSciNet
  • Scopus
  • Zentralblatt MATH

Professor Renate Fruchter, Stanford University will be the CDVE2012 keynote speaker

Dr. Renate Fruchter is the founding director of the Project Based Learning Laboratory (PBL Lab –, at Stanford University.  She has accepted our invitation to be this year's keynote speaker. Please see more details.

CDVE2012 will be held in Osaka, Japan

CDVE 2011 has been successfully held in Hong Kong, China. The participants enjoyed a very enjoyable conference and wonderful weather  in  Hong Kong.
It is our pleasure to announce that the next conference - CDVE2012 will be held in Osaka, Japan during  Sept. 2-5, 2012.  We welcome all of you working in the CDVE areas come to this exciting Japanese city to celebrate our 8th international conference.  Please mark your agenda now and start to plan this annual event.

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