WebSci Registration Open

ACM Web Science Conference 2020 | 6-10 July | Organised by the University of Southampton – delivered online https://websci20.webscience.org/ Registration is now open!!! The registration fee is £50.00 to attend the whole conference, including PhD Symposium, Workshops and the main conference (consisting of paper sessions, keynote talks, and panel sessions). …

Brave Conversations Southampton Online

Anchored at WebSci20Monday 6th July, 2020 beginning at GMT + 1 – UK 9am Humans, Values, Technology – Web Science in Practice“And in today, already walks tomorrow.” – Samuel Taylor Coleridge https://braveconversations.org/southampton-2020/ The seeds of the post-Covid19 world are being sewn every day and bit by bit we are getting …

New Book by Phil Howard OII WSTNet Lab Director

Lie Machines: How to Save Democracy from Troll Armies, Deceitful Robots, Junk News Operations, and Political Operatives Philip N. Howard is director of the Oxford Internet Institute and the author of nine books, including Pax Technica: How the Internet of Things May Set Us Free or Lock Us Up, which …

ACM WebSci’20 – Second Call for Interdisciplinary PhD Symposium

Making the Web Human-Centric? New Directions in the Web and AI 12th International ACM Web Science Conference6-10 July 2020 Organised by the University of Southampton, UK – delivered online Submission deadline: May 31, 2020 OverviewOne of the WebSci’20 events on Monday July 6, 2020 will be the Interdisciplinary PhD Symposium, …

Dame Wendy Hall appointed to Ada Lovelace Institute

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Dame Wendy Hall as Chair of the Ada Lovelace Institute. Dame Wendy Hall DBE, FRS, FREng is one of the world’s foremost computer scientists and plays a leading role in shaping science and engineering policy and education in the UK and internationally. She is the …