***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Dear colleagues, We are excited to invite you to participate in the 5th International Conference on Collaborative Innovation Networks (COINs 15), 12–14 March 2015, in Tokyo, Japan. Conference page: http://tokyo15.coinsconference.org COINS15 brings together practitioners, researchers and students of the emerging science of collaboration to share their work, learn from each other, and get inspired through creative new ideas. Where science, design, business and art meet, COINS15 looks at the emerging forces behind the phenomena of open-source, creative, entrepreneurial and social movements. Through interactive workshops, professional presentations, and fascinating keynotes, COINS15 combines a wide range of interdisciplinary fields such as social network analysis, group dynamics, design and visualization, information systems, collective action and the psychology and sociality of collaboration. Preliminary Conference Program http://goo.gl/4gyYlI The venue of the conference is the Mita Campus of Keio University, located in the Central Tokyo area. During the conference you will find and enjoy: - An amazing opening keynote: Dr. Mary Lynn Manns, University of North Carolina Asheville Title: Leading Fearless Change - 20 papers and 12 interactive posters - 4 Workshops - Generative Processes for assisting with Quality Collaborative Groups - Using competition in collective idea generation - Connecting Entrepreneurial Ecosystems - Analyzing COINs with Condor To register, visit (Early bird until Feb. 20) http://tokyo15.coinsconference.org We look forward to seeing you in Tokyo in March! Keiichi Nemoto Program Chair COINs 15 _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.