San Francisco Web Observatory Workshop

Students, researchers and web scientists came together for a hackathon-sytle meet-up hosted by Mark Musen and the team at Stanford.

Post-grad researchers Ramine Tinati, Chris Phethean and Ian Brown from Southampton introduced the day with presentations of their research interests including:

  • Social Media effectiveness for Charities,
  • Message propgation in Social Networks and
  • Observation – how observatories are different

 

the session progressed into a data hack together kicked off by Vinay Goel from our partners at the Internet Archive to look at ways in which complex data sets can be wrangled, analysed and shared.

Web Science in Brazil 2012

Title: Web Science in Brazil 2012Description: The Third Workshop of the Brazilian Institute for Web Science Research Start Date: 2012-12-04End Date: 2012-12-05 The Third Workshop of the Brazilian Institute for Web Science Research will bring together the project participants to present their work in the five project areas, discuss about …

OERC Digital Research 2012

Title: OERC Digital Research 2012 Location: St Catherine’s College, Oxford Link out: http://digital-research.oerc.ox.ac.uk/ Description: Digital Research 2012 brings together digital researchers from all areas to showcase their research and share the latest digital approaches – from Big Data Analytics and e-Infrastructure to Citizen Science and Software Sustainability. Start Date: 2012-09-10 …