Information for Authors

Thank you for considering a submission to CCSC:CP, our conference will be all the better for your participation.

Information on formatting details and instructions on submission procedures, for all of the categories below, is now available. If your work is accepted, you will be cordially requested to fill out a Copyright Release form (see the Authors Acceptance letter for details).

Papers

We invite professionals to submit papers that will enhance knowledge of academic computing topics. All topics will be considered and those papers that are accepted will be presented at the conference and published in the Journal of Computing Sciences in Colleges and the ACM Digital Library.  Papers must be submitted on or before December 3, 2012.  November 28, 2012. Authors will be notified by January 8, 2013, and final submissions must be made by January 22, 2013. Contact Scott Bell for specific information.

Panels and Tutorials

We invite professionals to submit abstracts describing panels and tutorials related to academic computing topics which they believe conference attendees will find timely. All topics will be considered; those that are accepted will be presented at the conference and their abstracts published in the conference proceedings.  Panel and tutorial abstracts must be submitted on or before December 3, 2012.  November 28, 2012. Authors will be notified by January 8, 2013, and final submissions must be made by January 22, 2013. Contact Baoqiang Yan for specific information.

Nifty Assignments

We invite instructors to submit abstracts describing "nifty" course assignments they believe conference attendees will find useful and incorporate in their courses. All topics will be considered; those that are accepted will be presented at the conference and their abstracts published in the conference proceedings.  "Nifty" course assignment abstracts must be submitted on or before December 3, 2012 November 28, 2012. Authors will be notified by January 8, 2013, and final submissions must be made by January 22, 2013. Contact Mahmoud Yousef for specific information.

Lightning Talks


We invite conference participants to submit proposals for “Lightning Talks” on topics that might be interesting to attendees. These will be quick (5-10 minutes) presentations, less formal than those for papers, and they will not be peer reviewed or published.
The conference committee will accept proposals of general interest to fit the allotted time slots. The acceptance notifications will indicate time limit. To submit, send a title and an abstract of no more than four sentences to David Heise by March 1, 2013.

Secondary Teachers

The 2013 Central Plains Regional Conference of the CCSC will feature a track for K-12 teachers. All K-12 educators are encouraged to submit a paper, tutorial, workshop, or panel for consideration. Additionally, a meeting of the Missouri Computer Science Teacher's Association (CSTA) may take place at the conference. If you have questions, please contact Tim DeClue.

Student Poster Contest

We invite students to submit abstracts on any topic in computing for a poster contest to be held at the conference. Contact Rick Barker for specific information.