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Reading Group – Tuesday, March 24th, 202011:00 am – 12:00 noonHBK South 2119 Guest Speaker – Tuesday, March 31st, 20202:00 pm – 3:00 pmHBK South 2119 Note the guest speaker time is not our usual time. Location & remote participation are the same as usual. Reading Group (March 24) This reading helps setup for the […]

[CASCI Talk] Social Media Impact on Online News Consumption: Echo Chambers, Information Diversity, and Ideological Polarization

Tuesday, February 11th, 2019 11:00 am – 12:00 noonHBK South 2119 Description There is concern that social media creates echo chambers in which homophily in online social networks and filtering by content selection algorithms combine to limit exposure to diverse viewpoints, thereby encouraging individuals to adopt more extreme ideological positions. Yet, empirical evidence regarding the […]

[Call for Papers] SCCA 2013 : Social Computing for Collective Action

Link: http://sociallogic.org/socom_workshop.html Sep 8, 2013 – Sep 14, 2013, Washington DC, USA Submission Deadline: Jun 24, 2013 Society has not taken full advantage of social computing to achieve goal-driven cooperative behaviors. Social media has been successful in drawing attention to situations, such as the “Arab Spring” and “Occupy Wall Street” movements that were initially under-represented […]

[Call for Papers] SCA 2013 : International Conference on Social Computing and its Applications

Link: http://socialcloud.aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de/confs/SCA2013/ Sep 30, 2013 – Oct 2, 2013, Karlsruhe, Germany Submission Deadline: Jun 15, 2013 Notification Due: Jul 10, 2013 Final Version Due: Aug 12, 2013 **** Conference Website **** * http://socialcloud.aifb.uni-karlsruhe.de/confs/SCA2013/ * https://www.facebook.com/IEEESCA * https://twitter.com/scaconf2013 Overview ======== Social computing is concerned with the intersection of social behaviour and computing systems, creating or recreating […]

[Call for Papers] HICSS 47(2014) – Digital and Social Media Track

Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) Minitracks: Social Networking & Community | Social Media & Learning, Location: Big Island, Hawaii, USA When: January 6-9, 2014 Papers Due: June 15, 2013 Call for Papers Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences HICSS 47, January 6-9, 2014, Hilton Waikoloa, Big Island, Hawaii Papers due June 15, 2013 to […]

[Call for Papers]: 2nd CFP – 2013 International Annual Conference on Social Media and Society

CALL FOR PAPER ABSTRACTS, PANEL PROPOSALS AND POSTERS What: 2013 International Conference on Social Media and Society Where: Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada When: September 14-15, 2013 Website: http://SocialMediaAndSociety.com/ Twitter hashtag: #SMSociety13 IMPORTANT DATES: Paper & Panel Abstracts Due: May 1, 2013 Paper & Panel Notification: May 20, 2013 Poster Abstracts Due: May 30, 2013 […]

[Call for Papers] COSN 2013 : ACM Conference on Online Social Networks

Link: http://cosn.acm.org/ Conference: Mon-Tue October 7-8, Boston Abstract submission due: Friday June 21 23:59 GMT Paper submission due: Friday June 28 23:59 GMT Acceptance notification: July 31 Camera-ready copy due: Mon September 2 ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN’13) With well over a billion people as members, today’s online social networks (OSN) pervade all aspects […]

[Call for Papers] UKSNA 2013 : Ninth UK Social Networks Conference

Link: http://www2.gre.ac.uk/about/schools/business/services/events/events/current/nusnc Jun 27, 2013 – Jun 29, 2013 (University of Greenwich, UK) Submission Deadline: Apr 19, 2013 Notification Due: May 27, 2013 Call For Papers The UK Social Networks Conference offers an interdisciplinary venue for social and behavioural scientists, sociologists, educationalists, political scientists, mathematicians, computer scientists, physicists, practitioners and others to present their work in […]

[Call for Papers] SoHuman 2013 : 2nd International Workshop on Social Media for Crowdsourcing and Human Computation

Call For Papers SoHuman 2013 – 2nd International Workshop on Social Media for Crowdsourcing and Human Computation, May 1, 2013, Paris at ACM Web Science 2013 collocated with ACM HyperText’13 & ACM CHI’13 & ACM ECRC’13 May 1, 2013 – May 1, 2013 (Paris, France) Abstract Registration Due: Mar 15, 2013 Submission Deadline: Mar 20, […]

[Call for Papers] SocialCom 2013 : International Conference on Social Computing

Sep 8, 2013 – Sep 14, 2013 (Washington, DC, USA) Submission Deadline: Jun 1, 2013 Notification Due: Jul 15, 2013 Final Version Due: Aug 15, 2013 Introduction The Conference series on Social Computing is the premier international forum for research on information and communication technologies that consider social context. The program will be two tracks […]