The 2006 International Symposium on Collaborative Technologies and Systems (CTS 2006)

In Technical Cooperation with
The IEEE Computer Society
Technical Committee on Parallel Processing (TCPP) and
Task Force on Human Centered Information Systems (TFHIS)
The IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetic Society (SMCS)

Author Registration Information

  • Important Dates
  • Camera Ready
  • Copyright Form
  • Registration Information
  • To Register
  • Hotel Information

    Last Day for Camera-Ready Manuscripts: March 10, 2006*
    Last Day for Author's Registration: March 10, 2006*
    Last Day for Special Rate Hotel Reservation: April 14, 2006+
    *Deadlines are 5 PM U.S. Eastern Standard Time on the dates indicated.
    +Deadlines are 5 PM U.S. Pacific Standard Time on the date indicated or until CTS 06 block is full, whichever comes first.


    Formatting Template
    Manuscript Instruction...word
    Manuscript Instruction for LaTex Users


    MS Word Form
    Adobe pdf Form

    Please complete and sign CTS 2006 Copyright Form and fax (937-229-4529) or email ( to Ashish Godbole.


    Manuscripts to be presented at the CTS 2006 conference and published in the proceedings of the conference must be submitted in the format prescribed and template provided. The maximum length is 8 pages. Additional pages cost US$60.00 per page with a maximum of 4 pages.

    All authors must electronically submit a PDF file of their final camera ready manuscript to the conference WEB SITE using their original login information. If a paper was not uploaded and evaluated using the web site (most of special sessions papers fall under this category), then the authors must send the final manuscript in pdf format only to Seung-yun Kim as attachment at

    Registration Fees are non-refundable.


    In the case of multi-authored papers, one author must register at the full registration rate for the paper to be considered for presentation at the conference. If an author has more than one accepted paper, he/she must pay the full registration fee plus extra page charges, if any. Each additional paper costs $330 fee plus extra page charges, if any.

    There will be a $120.00 early registration fee for student attendees ($220.00 after March 10). The $120.00 student fee applies only to students attending but not presenting a paper OR students attending and presenting a paper for which a FULL Author Registration fee has been paid by another coauthor. Student status must be certified by a formal letter from the student's department or school.

    All authors must fully register by MARCH 10, 2006. Final accepted manuscripts received after MARCH 10, 2006 will not be published in the proceedings of this conference.

    The conference registration fee includes attending all sessions and tutorials, refreshments and coffee breaks, a luncheon, a dinner, and one copy of the conference proceedings. Student registration is for attending the sessions and tutorials only. Additional proceedings, CDs, luncheon and dinner tickets may be purchased. Please contact the Registration Chair for additional information.

    The proceedings will be distributed at the conference. If not pick up at the conference, the proceedings may be shipped to you upon receipt of your payment of a $60.00 postage/handling fee per volume in the U.S.A. For international shipping, please contact the Registration Chair, if it will be possible.

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    To Register:

    Please click HERE to register using credit cards. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted. Registration fees are non-refundable, but substitutions are permitted by prior written and signed notice only.

    Questions? Please contact
    Ashish Godbole
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    University of Dayton
    300 College Park
    Dayton, OH 45469-0226
    Voice: (937) 229-3502, (937) 369-6717 (in case of emergency)
    Fax: (937) 229-4529 (attn. Godbole)

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    Luxor Hotel, Resort & Casino
    3900 Las Vegas Boulevard South
    Las Vegas, NV 89119

    The Symposium's hotel is the Luxor Hotel and Casino. The Luxor is easily the most spectacular setting in all of Las Vegas. The Luxor now has everything to make your trip a historic event. Settle into one of the lush Egyptian styled rooms, and then float the day away in our spectacular pool and private cabana area. As a guest at the Luxor rediscover a world of upscale shopping, wonder at the treasures of ancient Egypt and enjoy luxurious accommodations fit for royalty. Luxor stands as a shimmering monument to comfort, luxury and impeccable service.

    Check-in time is at 3:00 pm and check-out time is at 11 AM.

    Luxor offers lavishly appointed rooms and suites, each of which boasts spectacular city views and a feeling of extravagance with decor inspired from the bedchambers of Egyptian royalty. Indulge yourself with Luxor's signature 24-hour room service.

    Standard Rooms (include One King or Two Queen Beds) - Amenities include color TV with remote, pay movies, cable, telephone, computer hook-ups, radio/alarm, and TDD equipment upon request. Iron and hair dryers are available upon request (hair dryers come in all tower rooms). Rollaway beds and cribs available upon requests.

    Hotel amenities available to their guest include dry cleaning and laundry service, 24-hour room service, a full service Business Center, safety deposit boxes, newsstand, florist, show ticketing desk, and Multilingual Staff.

    Hotel's Dining:

  • Luxor Steakhouse
  • Fusia
  • Pyramid Cafe
  • Nile Deli
  • Pharaoh's Pheast Buffet
  • Food Court
  • La Salsa
  • Cafe Giorgio

  • Accommodations:
    We have arranged for a block of rooms at the Luxor Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. These rooms have been blocked to give attendees a special conference rate between May 13 and May 20, 2006. The rates are as follows.

    May 14-May 18: $99.00 per room
    May, 13, 19, and 20: $189.00 per room

    The government per diem rate is available only to active duty or civilian government employees. ID will be required upon check-in. Retired military ID's do not qualify.

    Rates are subject to Clark County hotel occupancy taxes, currently at (9.00%) subject to change at any time. Room rates are based on single or double occupancy. Additional person charge is $25.00 per person per night, with a maximum of four persons in each room.

    All guests will be responsible to make their own hotel registration, reservation and payments, and make these arrangements directly with the Hotel.

    To qualify for special CTS rates, you must make reservations directly with the Hotel by Friday, April 14, 2006, 5:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time, at the latest. The block will be assigned on a first-come-first-serve basis until it is full. All reservations must be called in and guaranteed before this cut-off date. Requests after this date will be taken on space available basis at the prevailing rack rate.

    To make your reservation, please call Toll free: (800) 288-1000, or Fax: 702-262-4977. Reservations will have to be confirmed by fax or mail. Please refer to our group name: 'CTS SOFTWARE' or group code 'TCTS' at the time of booking to obtain our group rate.

    Cancellation Policy: 72 hours prior to arrival. All reservations must be guaranteed by credit card.

    Check-in Time: 3:00 p.m. Check-out Time: 11 AM.

    Yahoo Map from Mc Carran International Airport to the Hotel

    Other Location Information

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