Tickets are free and you can book your place here http://www.slideshare.net/lisaharris/draf-ttrust-truth-and-trolling Can't miss free coffee and muffins! "Interdisciplinary Week @ UoS» Web Science MOOC http://t. Continue reading →
A number of WSI and DE USRG members will be participating in events during the Interdisciplinary Research Week at Southampton between 23 and 27 March 2014. You can see the programme of events in a single PDF. The list of all eventbrite booking options is here. Continue reading →
What is the Web Science Institute (WSI)? The WSI is an umbrella organisation (a virtual centre) that brings together all the researchers and students in every faculty whose work is relevant to the Web. It includes technologists, social scientists and humanities researchers from all eight faculties in the University of Southampton. Continue reading →
Postgraduate training at the University of Southampton has received a major funding boost through a number of new Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs). The Web Science Institute is delighted to announce that one of these new Centres is Web Science Innovation. Continue reading →
The Web Science Institute and the Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Southampton are running a Web Science Research Week (24-28th February 2014) to influence research into how the web is changing the world and the world is changing the web. The inaugural research week will undertake a programme of short term projects for which we are inviting nominations for topics. Continue reading →
The 2nd International Web Observatory Workshop (WOW2014) 8th April 2014, Seoul, Korea in conjunction with the 23nd International World Wide Web Conference Workshop website http://wow.oerc.ox.ac. Continue reading →
Susan Halford, Catherine Pope and Mark Weal's recent article Digital Futures? Sociological Challenges and Opportunities in the Emergent Semantic Web has been shortlisted for the annual best paper prize by Sociology, the flagship journal of the British Sociological Association. Continue reading →
Over 100 people packed into the Nuffield Theatre cafe at the University of Southampton yesterday to partake of some rather good Upton’s sausages and toast the new Web Science Institute.