Highlights from #SMSociety 2017

Thank you to all Volunteers, Attendees, Presenters, Program Committee, Partners and everyone who made the 2017 SMSociety Conference a huge success! Mark your calendar, the 2018 International Conference on Society Media & Society will be in Copenhagen, Denmark on July 18-20. (CfP will be released in September.) In case you … Continue Reading →

#SMSociety Highlights from Day 2 (as seen on Twitter)

Reliving SMSociety highlights from Day 2. Keep those tweets coming!!! –curated by Rachel Nelems, a conference volunteer and the social media coordinator for Leadnowca. [View the story “#SMSociety Conference 2017: Day 2” on Storify]

2017 #SMSociety Awards

Congratulations to all of our award winners at the 2017 International Conference on Social Media & Society. Best Paper Award “Spiral of Silence 2.0: Political Self-Censorship among Young Facebook Users” by Christian Pieter Hoffmann & Christoph Lutz  (BI Norwegian Business School, Oslo) Best Methods Paper Award “Labels and sentiment in social … Continue Reading →

Introducing the Special Issue of American Behavioral Scientist on Social Media & Society

We are delighted to announce the 2017 Special Issue of American Behavioral Scientist on “Social Media & Society” edited by Anatoliy Gruzd, Jenna Jacobson, Barry Wellman & Philip Mai. This special issue features eight extended papers which earlier versions were first presented at the 2016 International Conference on Social Media … Continue Reading →

2017 #SMSociety Proceedings

We are delighted to announce the publication of the 2017 #SMSociety Conference Proceedings that features 24 full papers (34% acceptance rate, double-blind peer reviewed) and 34 work-in-progress (WIP) papers (47% acceptance rate, double-blind peer reviewed). The Proceedings explore the questions related to the conference theme “Whether and How Social Media is … Continue Reading →