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Call For Papers: PSOSM 2013 – Second International Workshop on Privacy and Security in Online Social Media

May 14, 2013 – May 14, 2013 (Rio, Brazil) * Abstract Registration Due: Feb 22, 2013 * Submission Deadline: Feb 25, 2013 http://precog.iiitd.edu.in/events/psosm2013 Topics / themes include, but not limited to the following: Information privacy disclosure, revelation and its effects in OSM and online social networks Collateral damage due to information leakage (e.g. through photo […]

Call for Papers: Special Issue on “Social Media: A revolution in communication”

Technological Forecasting and Social Change – Special Issue Social Media: A revolution in communication Guest Editors:  Dr Savvas Papagiannidis, Newcastle University Business School, UK (Savvas.Papagiannidis@ncl.ac.uk) Prof Michael Bourlakis, Brunel University Business School, UK (Michael.Bourlakis@brunel.ac.uk) Although social media is a relatively new phenomenon, its roots can be traced to well-established and mature technologies and social behaviours […]

Social Computing in “The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed.”

4. Social Computing by Thomas Erickson. Erickson, Thomas (2013): Social Computing. In: Soegaard, Mads and Dam, Rikke Friis (eds.). “The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed.”. Aarhus, Denmark: The Interaction Design Foundation. Available online at http://www.interaction-design.org/encyclopedia/social_computing.html As humans we are fundamentally social creatures. For most people an ordinary day is filled with social interaction. We converse with our family […]

Call for Papers: International Conference in Information Science and Social Media (ISSOME 2013)

ISSOME 2013: Territories, Boundaries and Synergies The international conference in Information Science and Social Media – ISSOME 2013 September 11-13, 2013, Borås, Sweden In recent years, research on social media has had a dramatic development in most research areas within the humanities and the social sciences. It is also notable that an increasing number of […]

Postdoc position available in Psychological and Linguistic Analysis of Social Media

Postdoc position available in Psychological and Linguistic Analysis of Social Media Social media have become popular communication channels for people to exchange ideas, share opinions, and express emotions. In this project, we will integrate methods and techniques from data mining, computational linguistics, and social psychology to understand the cultural and emotional dynamics of online communities. […]

Can Your Business Be Too Social?

Source: http://www.schneiderdowns.com/social-media-risk-infographic?utm_source=sd&utm_medium=li&utm_campaign=team

Call for Papers: The 7th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM-13)

The 7th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM-13) Boston, MA, July 8-11, 2013 The International AAAI (Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence) Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM) is a unique forum that brings together researchers from the disciplines of computer science, linguistics, communication, and the social sciences. The broad goal […]

Call for papers: Modeling Social Media Workshop 2013 (MSM 2013)

Call for papers for Modeling Social Media Workshop 2013 (MSM 2013) co-located with ACM Hypertext ============================================================== CALL FOR PAPERS 4th International Workshop on Modeling Social Media (MSM’2013) Mining, Modeling and Recommending “Things” in Social Media https://www.kde.cs.uni-kassel.de/ws/msm2013/ to be held on May 1, 2013, Paris, France co-located with ACM Hypertext 2013 ============================================================== Important Dates: ** Submission […]

ECSCW 2013: Call for Workshops and Master Classes – deadline March 8

::: ECSCW 2013 ::: Call for Workshops and Master Classes The 13th European Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (ECSCW 2013) 21-25 September 2013, Paphos, Cyprus. Website: http://www.ecscw2013.org/ Master Classes and Workshops will be held on Saturday 21 – Sunday 22 September. Submission deadline for proposals: March 8, 2013 Notification: April 11, 2013 Proposed workshop paper […]

Measuring Influence in Social Media (Due April 30, 2013)

Call for Papers: American Behavioral Scientist, Special Issue on Measuring Influence in Social Media Editors: – Anatoliy Gruzd <gruzd@dal.ca>, School of Information Management,  Dalhousie University, Canada – Barry Wellman <wellman@chass.utoronto.ca>, S.D. Clark Professor of  Sociology, Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Canada Submission deadline: *April 30, 2013* More info at https://bit.ly/cfpInfluence