Brave Conversations Workshop – Sunday 30 June 2019

Brave Conversations Workshop Sunday 30 June 2019 ACM Web Science Conference, Boston, USA Almost a decade ago a small group of people from industry and government, organised a series of conferences in Canberra which sought to bring various communities together to talk about the emerging issues related to humans and technologies (see metalounge). At the …

Initial Statements of Interest sought for hosting the 12th or 13th ACM Web Science Conferences (WebSci 2020 and WebSci 2021)

Deadline: 30 April 2019 ****************************************************************** The Steering Committee of ACM WebSci is seeking statements of interest from organizations or consortia interested in hosting the 12th or 13th ACM Web Science Conferences (WebSci 2020 and WebSci 2021). The conference series usually moves between the continents.  We will accept bids from all …

A New Web Science Book: The Theory & Practice of Social Machines

A new book “The Theory and Practice of Social Machines” has been published by Springer. This is an exciting new output from the SOCIAM project in which the University of Southampton was a partner, together with the Universities of Oxford and Edinburgh Professor Dame Wendy Hall, Executive Director of the …