If the local situation allows it, the event will take place on-site in its original location with an option for all authors to present remotely. In any case,
all matters related to publication and indexing will remain unchanged. Learn more about EAI’s online conferences here.
We are pleased to invite you to submit your paper
EAI is actively monitoring the COVID-19 situation to ensure the safety, comfort
and quality of experience for attendees and a successful course of the event.
EAI is committed to holding the conference in 2021 and Accepted Authors who
are unable to attend the event in person will be given an option to present their submission online. In case the situation prevents the event from taking place in its original location, it will be held fully in an interactive, live online setting. Find out what EAI conference live streams look like and discover unique benefits that online participation brings you: Learn more
All matters related to publication and indexing will remain unchanged.
Accepted Authors will be notified about the final decision regarding
the conference setting before the Camera-ready deadline.
Paper Submission is now open for the 17th edition of CollaborateCom! Check out the Call for Papers.Take a look back at the previous edition of CollaborateCom here.CollaborateCom 2021 supports revolutionary EAI Community Review, find out more here.Every author receives EAI Index credits – regardless of acceptance. Learn more about EAI’s Recognition Program here.Get real feedback on your presentation from other registrants via EAI Compass.
Let the EAI Community help you build your career with collaborative research, objective evaluation, and fair recognition:
All registered papers will be submitted for publishing by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library: CollaborateCom Conference Proceedings.
Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading in leading indexing services, such as Web of Science, EI Engineering Index (Compendex and Inspec databases), DBLP, EU Digital Library, Google Scholar, IO-Port, MathSciNet, Scopus, Zentralblatt MATH.
Authors of selected best accepted and presented papers will be invited to submit an extended version to:
All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:
Additional publication opportunities:
Track 1: Internet of Things (IoT) and collaboration
Track 2: Collaborative Robotics and Autonomous Systems
Track 3: Collaboration with artificial intelligence
Throughout the year 2020, people around the world have witnessed the spreading of Covid-19 pandemic and the life losses at every corner of the world. The pandemic has changed the way people work, live and socialize with friends and family members. In order to support the change, new technologies and facilities are required to facilities people’s need, including how collaborative computing is designed and implemented. The theme of this year’s conference is “Collaboration for the Changing World”. New technologies, particularly non-contact communication, networking and worksharing technologies are encouraged to be investigated and disseminated in the academic and industry sectors. This would allow the professionals and industry to provide new solutions to support the medical care, smart manufacturing, intelligent logistics, legally sharing of data, and wisely use of unmanned vehicles to deliver the services to the points of needs.
The 17th International Conference on Collaborative Computing (CollaborateCom 2021) will be held in Suzhou, China, and will continue to serve as a premier international forum for discussion among academic and industrial researchers, practitioners, and students interested in collaborative networking, technology and systems, and applications.
Suzhou is famous for her artistic design of gardens and an international hub of intelligent manufacturing. She is ranked one of the top ten cities in the world leading the way to Industry 4.0. Suzhou is also a historical city in China with 2500 years history. It is called the paradise city of China, along with Hangzhou. It is the host of dozens of higher education institutions. It is a city with collaboration opportunities and plenty of resources for individual and family leisure.
Welcome to CollaborateCom 2021! Welcome to Suzhou!
This event is organized by EAI.
EAI – European Alliance for Innovation is a non-profit organization and a professional community established in cooperation with the European Commission to empower the global research and innovation, and to promote cooperation between European and International ICT communities.
EAI’s vision is to foster excellence in research and innovation on the principles of transparency, objectivity, equality, and openness. Our guiding principle is community cooperation to create better research, provide fair recognition of excellence and transform best ideas into commercial value proposition.
EAI‘s mission is to create an environment that rewards excellence transparently, and builds recognition objectively regardless of age, economic status or country of origin, where no membership fees or closed door committees stand in the way of your research career.
Through these shared values, EAI leads the way toward advancing the world of research and innovation, empowering individuals and institutions for the good of society to fully benefit from the digital revolution.
Round 2 Submission deadline
31 July 2021
Round 2 Notification deadline
16 August 2021
Round 2 Camera-ready deadline
5 September 2021
Late track Submission deadline
31 May 2021
Late track Notification deadline
30 June 2021
Late track Camera-ready deadline
9 Aug 2021
2020 – Virtual conference
2019 – London, Great Britain
2018 – Shanghai, People’s Republic of China
2017 – Edinburgh, Great Britain
2016 – Beijing, People’s Republic of China
2015 – Wuhan, People’s Republic of China
2014 – Miami, Florida, United States
2013 – Austin, Texas, United States
2012 – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
2011 – Orlando, Florida, United States
2010 – Chicago, Illinois, United States
2009 – Washington, Washington D.C., United States
2008 – Orlando, Florida, United States
2007 – New York City, New York, United States
2006 – Atlanta, Georgia, United States
2005 – San Jose, California, United States