Wendy Hall features in BBC’s Inside Science

In an era of cyber-crime, misinformation, disinformation, state-sponsored attacks on rival countries’ infrastructure, government-imposed internet shutdowns in places like Eritrea and Kashmir, the World Wide Web is an increasingly dark and troubled place. Making sense of how the internet has changed from the democratic, sharing, open platform it was designed …

Shining a spotlight on Web Science – a resounding success

Southampton’s ACM Web Science Conference (#WebSci20) was a resounding success with more than 270 people from around the world gathering at the international conference to explore new directions in the Web and artificial intelligence (AI). Hosts – Southampton’s Web Science Institute (WSI) – had to rapidly transform the event from …

WebSci’20 Main conference begins today

Making the Web Human-Centric? New Directions in the Web and AIThe 2020 ACM Web Science Conference is finally here! It’s looking a little different than usual…but we have a packed programme lined up for you this week. You can check it out and register your attendance here. We have recently …