Tim Berners-Lee announced as the keynote speaker for the WebSci18 Conference

Photo: Henry Thomas Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, and the recipient of the most prestigious honour in computer science, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the A.M. Turing Award, will deliver his Turing Lecture as a keynote speaker at the WebSci18 Conference on Tuesday 29 …

Register now for Web Science Conference 2017

REGISTER NOW – WEB SCIENCE 2017 June 26-28th, Troy, NY USA www.regonline.com/websci2017 WebSci’17 is organised by the Rensselaer Web Science Research Center and the Tetherless World Constellation at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. ACM/SIG Member ($500) Non ACM/SIG Member ($560) Student or Retiree ($380) Note: Prices are subject to change after May 26, …

Debrett’s honours Web Science Trust Managing Director

Our Managing Director, Professor Dame Wendy Hall joins Jimmy Wales (Co-Founder, Wikipedia), and Baroness Martha Lane-Fox, (Founder of the Internet educational charity, Doteveryone and contributor to our recent WebScience@10 TV Channel), along with many other luminaries in this years’ Debrett’s 500 list. Described as ‘a leading light in the development of …

WebScience@10 Panel Videos

Distinguished panel debates held at WebScience@10 are published today as standalone videos. The panels were recorded as part of our 10th anniversary celebrations held at Norton Rose Fulbright, London on 29 November 2016. Panel 1: Bill Thompson (Chair), Professor Dame Wendy Hall (Web Science Trust), Professor Sir Nigel Shadbolt (Open Data …