CSCL2009: 2nd Call for Conference and Pre-Conference Proposals
8th International Conference on "Computer Supported Collaborative Learning". CSCL2009: CSCL Practices. June 8-13, 2009, University of the Aegean, Rhodes, Greece
The conference is co-organised by the
International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS:
www.isls.org) and the University of the Aegean.
CSCL 2009 is a major international event, organised biennially by ISLS, which gathers together people involved
in all aspects of the field of technology-based collaborative learning, including research, education, training and technology.
The conference theme
'CSCL Practices' emphasises practices relating to technology
based collaborative learning in three major areas: learning in typical
educational institutional structures, learning in every day life, and
learning in workplace structures.
can participate in a variety of sessions such as: paper sessions,
interactive sessions, symposia, panels, workshops, seminars, tutorials,
posters, educational showcases, demos and exhibitions, and could enjoy
one of the several prestigious
awards: Senior Best Paper Award, Student Best Paper Award, Technology Design Award, CSCL Practices Showcase Award
2009 invites participation from experienced as well as early career
researchers, designers, educators, industrial trainers, from various
disciplines including education, cognitive, social and educational
psychology, didactics, subject matter specialities, computer science,
linguistics and semiotics, speech communication, anthropology,
sociology, design, etc.
All submissions will be peer reviewed by an international program committee. Papers will be assigned to publication
formats as described below:
Full Papers (8-10 pages).
This type of submission is suitable for mature work. Papers that
address a broad audience, and in particular those that help to set the
programmatic agenda of CSCL will be assigned plenary presentations.
Papers of equal quality that address a more specialized audience will
be assigned to parallel paper sessions. The accepted full papers will
be published in the CSCL2009 Conference Proceedings.
Deadline: November 8, 2008 (extended).
Short Papers (4-5 pages).
type of submission is suitable for work that is significant yet is
either still in progress or can be reported briefly. Authors will give
a brief presentation, followed by the author's choice of a small group
demonstration, interactive poster, further presentation, or combination
thereof.The accepted short papers will be published in the CSCL2009 Conference Proceedings.
Deadline: November 8, 2008 (extended).
Posters and Interactive events (2-3 pages).
Submissions for posters, and interactive events should be 2-3 pages in
length. Submissions for interactive events should specify what
activities will take place.The accepted Posters and Interactive events will be published in the "CSCL2009 Community Events Proceedings". Deadline: December 20, 2008.
Symposia and Panels (2-3 pages).
Submissions for symposia and panels should also be 2-3 pages in length
and should outline the theme, names and titles of individual
presentations within the theme and a short description of each. The
accepted symposia and panels will be published in the CSCL2009
Community Events Proceedings. Deadline: December 20, 2008.
for submissions to preconference Workshops,Tutorials, Seminars,
Doctoral Consortium, Early Career and First Timers Workshops as well as
CSCL in Practice Showcases are announced on the CSCL2009 site. Deadline: December 20, 2008.
Angelique Dimitracopoulou, University of the Aegean, Greece
Claire O'Malley, University of Nottingham, UK
Peter Reimann, University of Sidney, Australia
Daniel Suthers, University of Hawai'i, USA
Michael Baker, CNRS, France
Jacqueline Bourdeau, University of Quebec, Canada
Yannis Dimitriadis, University of Valladolid, Spain
Lone Dirckinck - Holmfeld, Aalborg University, Denmark
Frank Fischer, University of Munich, Germany
Kai Hakkarainen, University of Helsinki, Finland
Päivi Häkkinen, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Christopher Hoadley, Pennsylvania State University, USA
Cindy Hmelo-Silver, Rutgers University, USA
Ulrich Hoppe, University of Duisburg, Germany
Chee-Kit Looi, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Paul Kirschner, Open University, Netherlands
Timothy Koschmann, Southern Illinois University, USA
Nancy Law, University of Hong Kong
Chris Quintana, University of Michigan, University, USA
Baruch Schwartz, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Hans Spada, Freiburg University, Germany
Gerry Stahl, Drexel University, USA
Pierre Tchounikine, University of Maine, France
Stella Vosniadou, University of Athens, Hellenic Republic (Greece)
Jody Underwood, Pragmatic Solutions, Inc., USA
Barbara Wasson, University of Bergen, Norway