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 …

WebSci18 Main Conference Day 2 – ACM Turing Award Lecture by Tim Berners-Lee

This morning I entered the VU Amsterdam building to find a huge crowd of people waiting to see Tim Berners-Lee deliver his Turing Award Lecture as part of the Web Science conference. The crowd surged forward into the stunning Aula room and settled down to wait for Tim’s arrival. Hans …

Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence joins the Web Science Trust Network of research labs

It is with extreme pleasure that we can announce a new lab has joined our network. The Robert Bosch Centre for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (RBC DSAI), is based at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras and carries out cutting-edge research in Web Science. RBC DSAI has a variety …