Back to the Future of Organizational Work: Crowdsourcing and Digital Work Marketplaces Workshop @ CSCW 2014 - Program Schedule



Program Schedule



8:00 Registration
9:00 - 9:20 Introduction and Opening Remark
9:20 - 10:15 Short Paper Presentations and Discussion

Implications of Crowdsourcing on Organizational work
Nilam Kaushik

The Relational Foundations of Crowdsourcing
Nicole Mardis

Sharing Local Knowledge in Task-based Sourcing
Robert J. Moore, Melissa Cefkin, Obinna Anya, Susan Stucky

Opportunities and Constraints in Relationship-Based Crowdsourcing
David Martin, Jacki O’Neill

10:15 - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 - 12:30 Short Paper Presentations and Discussion

Understanding the Indian Crowdworkers
Neha Gupta, Andy Crabtree, Tom Rodden, David Martin, Jacki O’Neill

The Significance of Task Significance in Online Marketplaces for Work
Yuqing (Ching) Ren

4WT of Organizational Crowdwork Incentive Design
Osarieme Omokaro, Jamie Payton

Next Generation of Crowd Innovation Systems: a Distributed Perspective
Lixiu Yu

Crowdwork and the Nature of Organizational Work
Obinna Anya, Melissa Cefkin, Robert J. Moore, Susan Stucky

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:15 Breakout Exercise

A hands on facilitated experience to grapple with issues of organizational crowdwork involving sub-groups working around one or more scenarios

15:15 - 15:45 PM Break
15:45 – 17:00 Discussion

A debrief on the exercise, and a brainstorming discussion focusing on where the future lies for organizational work

17:00 Closing





Call for participation now open. Interested participants should submit a 2-4 page position paper in the ACM SIGCHI Paper format to


Important Dates



  • Paper Submission Deadline:
    November 15, 2013
    December 01, 2013
  • Notification of Acceptance:
    December 10, 2013
  • Registration Deadline:
    December 31, 2013
  • Submission of Revised Paper:
    January 24, 2014
  • Workshop Date:
    February 16, 2014