consortium for computing sciences in colleges :  central plains

Information for Authors

 

Thank you for considering a submission to CCSC:CP, our conference will be all the better for your participation.   Submission is an easy 3-step process.

 

1.  Develop your paper/panel/tutorial/nifty assignments/lightning talks proposal  (OK, step 1 might admittedly be a little challenging)

2.  Visit our submission guidelines page to ensure that your manuscript is properly formatted

3.  Submit it via the CCSC submission system.  [This submission system was made possible primarily through the efforts of Henry Walker and John Dooley, and we thank them for their continued support of CCSC and the Central Plains Region.]

 

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 12/8/2013. Authors will be notified by 1/10/2014, and final submissions must be made by 1/21/2014. Contact David Heise 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 12/8/2013.  Authors will be notified by 1/10/2014, and final submissions must be made by 1/21/2014. 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 12/8/2013.  Authors will be notified by 1/10/2014, and final submissions must be made by 1/21/2014.  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 Wen Hsein by 3/9/2014.

 

K-12 Teachers

 

The 2014 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,  panel or Lightning Talk proposal 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.

 

K-12 Lightning Talks

 

We invite K-12 conference participants to submit proposals for “Lightning Talks” on topics that might be interesting to K-12 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 Carol Spradling by 3/9/2014.

 

Student Poster Contest

 

We invite students to submit abstracts on any topic in computing for a poster contest to be held at the conference. Posters are due on 3/10/2014, and further information is available on this page, or  contact Rick Barker for specific information.

 

 

Details, Details:

 

1.  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).

 

2.  Only those works that are presented at the conference will appear in the ACM digital library.

 

 

 

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