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CCW2011 Pogramme

 CCW 2011 – Programme – Finalised 


1st day – November 7th, 2011

9.30-10.30 Registration

10.30-11.00 Opening: – video greeting by Michael Burawoy (ISA president) &
                                                   – video greeting by Wiebke Keim (JSN president) &
                                                   – speech by Matej Makarovič, SASS dean

11.00 – 11.15 Keynote address: Thomas Luckmann

11.15-12.00 Keynote speech: Nikolai Genov

12.00-13.00 Lunch

13.30- 15.30 Workshop: Socrate’s walk: on knowledge and cooperation

15.30- 16.00 JSN Board Meeting (closed session)

19.30 – Dinner



2nd day – November 8th, 2011


9.00- 10.30 Panel 1: Intro and Public, chair: Tamara Besednjak Valič

Guglielmo Rinzivillo

New  history of sociology and the history of science: Misery of the epistemology in the social sciences


Mirna Macur

The issue of validity in international (quantitative) research


Chloe Renauld

How to create a portrait of collaboration? Collaboration as an uneven reality.


Sören Augustinsson and Lars Paulsson

Collaboration in public sector: Complex organising


Peter Parker and Magnus Johansson 

Challenges of managing an urban commons


10.30-10.45 Coffee break


10.45- 11.15. Panel 2: WEB collaboration, chair: Urša Lamut

Valentina Bazzarin and Pina Lalli

Collective tellers – Web collaboration: two examples


Blaž Rodič

Collaboration in a virtual environment


Andrej Kovačič

Can a new two-way communication on the internet lead to a collaboration between consumers and marketers?


Oleksandra Nenko

Emotional Interaction in Network as a Factor of Collaborative Cognition


11.15-11.30 Coffee break


11.30- 13.00 Panel 3: Knowledge transfer, chair: Ambrož  Vuga

Nikita Basov

Knowledge Creation: Structural Coupling in Intellectual Networks


Urša Lamut

Three scenarios of cooperation between higher education and economy


Dolores Modic

Patenting co-operation  (the case of Slovenian Universities and Public Research Institutes)


Tamara Besednjak Valič

The complexity of cooperation in gambling research field: Issues and outcomes


13.00-14.30 Lunch


14.30- 16.00 Panel 4: Governance panel, chair: Dolores Modic

 Ambrož Vuga and Matevž Tomšič

EU, promotion of democracy and quality of governance of its members


Lea Prijon

Collaborative potential of slovenian economy with neighbouring countries


Darija Peterec Kotar

A New Concept of Collaboration of Experts  on the Path of Children’s Professional Decision


Sašo Murtič

Politics vs. society – solving the crisis through development projects


16.00-16.30 Closing










Update on Conference venue

Dear all,


the CCW conference will take place at

Hostel Situla,
Dilančeva ulica 1,
8000 Novo mesto

More info regarding the venue is available at HOSTEL SITULA web page (CLICK for connection) .


See you all in Novo mesto!
CCW 2011, Organizing Team

Last minute updates

Dear all,


please note that some deadlines regarding extended abstract submission and first draft of the paper submission have been extended!

CCW team

Call for Papers


Call for Papers


The 1st International Conference 2011


Multi-faceted nature of collaboration in

contemporary world – CCW

7. – 8. November 2011, Novo mesto, Slovenia

hosted by the

School of Advanced Social Studies, Slovenia & Junior Sociologists Network of the International Sociological Association



How to get to Novo mesto

In order to arrive to Novo mesto, Slovenia you can use one of the following airports:

Pleso (ZAG) 70.2 km from Novo mesto

Brnik (LJU) 73.2 km from Novo mesto

Rijeka (RJK) 78.8 km from Novo mesto

Maribor International Airport (MBX) 86.1 km from Novo mesto


After arriving to Novo mesto you can accomodate in the following hotels/youth hostels:

Hotel Krka

Hotel Pri Belokranjcu

Appartments- rooms Ravbar

Hostel Situla

A glimpse of Novo mesto

Below, you can find some moments of Novo mesto.

We welcome you in November!

View from the air

View from the bridge

In front of City hall

At night, by the fountain in old City centre