WebScience 2013

WebScience 2013 website bannerThe WebScience 2013 conference, held in Paris and organised by the University of Southampton was an academic gathering of the world’s leading thinkers from a number of fields including computing, social science, law, economics, philosophy and psychology.

There was a wide range of keynote addresses, a selection of workshops and a fringe programme to explore ideas surrounding

  • Social Networks,
  • Collaboration,
  • Understanding online communities,
  • Analysing the human interactions inherent in social media,
  • Developing “accountability” and other mechanisms for enhancing privacy and trust on the Web.
WebScience 2013 Conference Digest


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