On behalf of the Web Science Trust and the directors of the four WSTNet labs in the UK, we are delighted to celebrate 10 years of Web Science – bringing together an international group of leading web scientists and industry experts to look back at how the digital world has transformed all our lives over the last decade and look forward to what the next ten years and beyond might bring.
Tuesday, 29th November 2016 will see a global birthday party for Web Science live streamed from five venues around the world, with contributions from all 18 WSTNet Labs. London’s celebration will be hosted at our friend’s Norton Rose Fulbright’s offices.
12.30 Welcome – Marcus Evans: Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
12.35 ‘Trust and the Web’ Panel discussion
13.35 Z21 Innovation Fund
Tom Barnett: Founder of Switch Concepts; Chair of the Web Science Institute Advisory Board
13.50 ‘Web Science at the cutting edge – research from the Labs’ Panel discussion
14.50 Closing comments