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[CASCI Talk] Crowd Sleuths: Solving Mysteries with Crowdsourcing, Experts and AI

Tuesday, November 19th, 201911:00 am – 12:00 noonHBK South 2119 Description Professional investigators in fields such as journalism, law enforcement, and academia have long sought the public’s help in solving mysteries, typically by providing tips. However, as social technologies capture more digital traces of daily life and enable new forms of collaboration, members of the […]

[CASCI Talk] Sociometers and Sensibility

Tuesday, November 5th, 201911:00 am – 12:00 noonHBK South 2119 Description New research methods can transform research specialties and disciplines by providing new types of data and enabling the asking and answering of new kinds of research questions. Sociometers – wearable electronic sensors that capture dynamic, quantitative data about embodied interactions – represent such a […]

[CASCI Talk] Chasing Something Beautiful: Communities of Citation and the Cultural Circuits of Capital in the Early Days of Venture Capital

September 24th, 2019 Description How did venture capital investment become the dominant mode of funding for high technology, inextricably linked in the popular consciousness with innovation, massive economic growth, and equally massive investor profits? By the early 1970s, venture capitalists were gaining name recognition as a distinct category separate from other types of investors. But […]

[Call for Papers] Collaboration 2013 : Collaboration

Link: http://www.jeffersonjournal.org Submission Deadline Nov 4, 2013 The Jefferson Journal of Science and Culture is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed academic journal published by the Jefferson Scholars Foundation of the University of Virginia. We invite submissions for our fourth issue on the theme of ‘Collaboration’. We also accept general submissions on interdisciplinary topics on an ongoing basis. […]

[Call for Papers] CRIWG 2013 : 19th International Conference on Collaboration and Technology

Call For Papers Conference Series : International Workshop on Groupware Link: http://criwg2013.vuw.ac.nz Oct 30, 2013 – Nov 1, 2013 (Wellington, New Zealand) Submission Deadline: Apr 24, 2013 Notification Due: Jun 1, 2013 Final Version Due: Jul 1, 2013 INTRODUCTION We invite you to participate in the 19th International Conference on Collaboration and Technology. The Conference […]

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 […]