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 …

A WORKSHOP @ WEBSCI19, BOSTON MA, SUNDAY JUNE 30TH 2019 – Call for papers

Call for Papers DATA SHARING – TRUST, COLLABORATIVES, CO-OPS. WHAT ARE THEY AND WHY DOES IT MATTER? A WORKSHOP @ WEBSCI19, BOSTON MA, SUNDAY JUNE 30TH 2019 >Call for Papers This year WebSci19 will include a workshop on Data Sharing, with the aim of establishing the institutions that enable data …

Web Science Trust Summer School 2018 report by Santos Sanchez

Santos Sanchez from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Southampton attended the 2018 WST Summer school in Hannover, Germany. The programme spanned a wide range of topics in Data Science, Web mining and information extraction, social Web and online learning, Web-scale crowdsourcing and human computation, Big Data and …

Call for proposals to host Web Science Summer School 2019

The Steering Committee of the WSTNet Web Science Summer School (WWSSS) invites interested parties from commercial, academic or public domain to submit bids to host WWSSS in 2019. The call consists of two stages: first an expression of interest and second a full proposal. Stage 1: Expression of interest (due 23 June) Parties interested in …