Welcome to the 2015 Collective Intelligence Conference

The annual interdisciplinary conference that brings together researchers from the academy, businesses, non profits, governments and the world at large to share insights and ideas from a variety of fields relevant to understanding and designing collective intelligence in its many forms.


Marriott Hotel, Santa Clara CA 2700 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95054 (408) 988-1500

Hotel Reservation | Special Rate $269/Night Reserve Now
The deadline for hotel registration with the UM special rate is May 8!
After that date, the price of your hotel room will be higher.

Keynote Speaker

Regina Dugan
Vice-President of Google

Opening Plenary Speaker

Jeff Howe
Northeastern and Harvard Universities

The topic areas for collective intelligence include:

  • The evolution of collective intelligence
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Human and social computing
  • The emergence and intelligence of social movements
  • Collective response to environmental constraints
  • The spread and containment of rumors
  • Collective robustness, resilience, and stability
  • The evolution of scientific intelligence
  • Collective intelligence in plants and non humans
  • The Wisdom of Crowds & prediction markets
  • Collective search and problem solving
  • Collective memory
  • Emergent organizational forms
  • The intelligence of markets and democracies
  • Technology and software that make groups smarter
  • Collective Intelligence in the new journalism
  • Crowd solutions to policy problems and crises
Conference Organizer: Scott E. Page, University of Michigan
Program Chairs: Deborah M. Gordon, Stanford University
Lada Adamic, Facebook

Important Dates

Conference Dates  |  May 31 – June 2, 2015
Deadline for Abstracts  |  February 8, 2015, Midnight PST
Program Announcement  |   February 23, 2015
Hotel Reservation Deadline  |   May 8, 2015