H04 Collaborative Technologies and Applications

Paper Submission for H04

SMC2018:H04 submission site (external site)


The scope of this Special Session includes collaboration technologies and their applications to the design of processes, products, systems, and services in industries and societies. Collaboration technologies include theories, methods, mechanisms, protocols, software tools, platforms, and services that support collaboration and coordination among people, software and hardware systems. Related fields of research include collaborative workflows, collaborative virtual environments, collaborative workspaces, collaborative wireless sensor networks, human-robot collaboration, interoperability, ontology and semantics, security and privacy, social aspects and human factors related to collaboration. Applications can be found in smart devices, smart spaces, smart factories, smart homes, smart buildings, and smart cities. Application domains include aerospace, automotive, construction, manufacturing, logistics, transportation, power & energy, healthcare, infrastructure, social networks, and entertainment.

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