WebSci 2015 deadlines

Workshop proposals deadline is 27th February One month to the Papers and Posters deadline on 20th March. See http://websci15.org/ for both calls. ACM Web Science 2015 28 June to 1 July 2015 University of Oxford, UK http://websci15.org/ Call for Workshops The workshops offer organisers the opportunity to curate panels, or …

IIIT-Bangalore hosts India’s first Web Observatory

India’s first web observatory was launched at the International Institute of Information Technology–Bangalore on Tuesday. The observatory was launched by Prof S Sadagopan and Prof Dame Wendy Hall at a workshop on web science attended by scientists from India and the United Kingdom, jointly organised by IIIT-Bangalore and the British …

Vacancy: Assistant professor (UD) in Web Science (Tenure Track) VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Vacancy: Assistant professor (UD) in Web Science (Tenure Track) VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands Department of Computer Science Vacancy number: 14393 Closing date: January 5, 2015 In collaboration with the Informatics Institute at the University of Amsterdam (UvA), the Department of Computer Sciences of VU University Amsterdam is seeking candidates …

Build Peace – Peace through Technology

April 5 -6 2014, MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, MA The Build Peace Conference brings together practitioners, activists and technologists from around the world to share experience and ideas on using technology for peacebuilding and conflict transformation. Technology is altering how we engage with the world, offering new avenues for social …