The Eighth International Conference on CSCW in Design

May 26-28, 2004 (new date), Xiamen, P.R. China

Call for Papers
Important Dates
Post-Conference Book Available at Springer (LNCS 3168). 
Scope of Conference

Design of complex artifacts and systems requires the cooperation of multidisciplinary design teams. The Eighth International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD 2004) provides a forum for researchers and practitioners involved in different but related domains to confront research results and discuss key problems. The major topics of CSCWD 2004 include:

Techniques, methods, and tools for CSCW in design
Social organization of the CSC process
Knowledge management for cooperative design
Intelligent agents and multi-agent systems for cooperative design
Workflows for cooperative design
VR technologies for cooperative design
Internet/Web and CSCW in design
Web Services and Semantic Web for CSCW in Design
CSCW in Design and Manufacturing 
Cooperation in virtual enterprises and e-businesses
Distance learning/training related to design
Applications and testbeds
Other areas related to CSCW in Design


Information about the International Working Group on CSCW in Design and previous conferences/workshops can be found at:

Organized by
Xiamen University, P.R. China

Co-Sponsored by

  IEEE Beijing

  National Natural Science Foundation of China

China Computer Federation

  CIMS Committee, National Hi-Tech R&D Program of China

Location of Conference

The conference will be held
at the Xiamen University,