[Call for Participation] CHI Workshop on Values & Design in HCI Education

http://www.nyu.edu/pages/projects/nissenbaum/vid/chi2014.html Workshop Summary How do we teach future engineers, designers, and citizens to understand values issues that arise in the design of technologies, and to identify and embody specific values in design? This one-day workshop, on Sunday, April 27, 2014, will bring together researchers and practitioners in human-computer interaction (HCI), information science, product design, the …

Continue reading ‘[Call for Participation] CHI Workshop on Values & Design in HCI Education’ »

Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL

Marc Smith, Social Media Research Foundation, NodeXL project October 2, 2013, 9-11am Univ. of Maryland, Art-Sociology Building, room 2115 Networks are a data structure common found across all social media services that allow populations to author collections of connections.  The Social Media Research Foundation‘s NodeXL project makes analysis of social media networks accessible to most users of the …

Continue reading ‘Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL’ »

[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 …

Continue reading ‘[Call for Papers] SCCA 2013 : Social Computing for Collective Action’ »