VERN

Sarita Yardi, Benjamin Hill, Stephen Chan
2005 Proceedings of the 2005 international ACM SIGGROUP conference on Supporting group work - GROUP '05  
VERN is an online collaborative tool that coordinates and distributes the process of finding optimal meeting times across the members of a group. The system combines the underlying democratic process inherent in email chain conversations with a remapping of the voting process to a calendar-based graphical user interface. As an alternative to existing forms of constrained democracy in which members vote from a previously defined set of options, we offer VERN 1 as a case study for the potential
more » ... using a visual interface to enable all group members to contribute equally without constraints to the group decision making process.
doi:10.1145/1099203.1099223 dblp:conf/group/YardiHC05 fatcat:34rj7hnvlzgklgbmrby3whxftu