Highlights from #SMSociety 2016

After a year of planning and preparations, it’s hard to believe that the 2016 Conference is now officially part of the history. But what amazing three days they were. Thank you to all Volunteers, Attendees, Presenters, Program Committee, Partners and everyone who made this year’s conference a huge success! Let’s … Continue Reading →





The deadline for #SMSociety papers and WiPs submission has been extended! New due date: Jan 18, 2016

  • By Philip Mai
  • 13 January, 2016
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Thank you for your engagement and interest in being a part of the 2016 International Social Media and Society Conference (London, UK Jul. 11-13). Due to numerous requests, the Organizing Committee has decided to extend the submission deadline by 3 days till Monday January 18th (midnight, Hawaii–Aleutian Time Zone).  Please note … Continue Reading →





Attention Social Media Researchers: Here is your chance to attend the 2016 #SMSociety Conference in London, UK for Free

  • By Philip Mai
  • 1 November, 2015
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The Independent Social Research Foundation (ISRF) in the UK and our colleagues at Big Data & Society (BD&S) announce the 2016 ISRF Early Career Researcher Essay Competition. A prize of: CHF 1,000 will be awarded for the best  essay (5,000 to 7,000 word) on the topic ‘Influence and Power’. (Note: This … Continue Reading →





2016 #SMSociety Publishing & Professional Development Opportunities For #SocialMedia Researchers

  • By Philip Mai
  • 18 October, 2015
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The social media research landscape is growing. #SMSociey is proud to be a contributor to the vast body of social media research that is now available. Each year, we provide our presenters with a wide variety of publication opportunities. If you are conducting social media research, please join our growing community of social media researchers! The conference accepts … Continue Reading →





London is Calling! The 2016 #SMSociety CFP is Now Available

  • By Philip Mai
  • 16 October, 2015
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We are delighted to release the Call For Proposals for the 2016 International Conference on Social Media & Society. Now, in its 7th year, the 2016 Conference will be held from July 11-13 at Goldsmiths, University of London, UK. The conference is organized by the Social Media Lab at Ryerson University, … Continue Reading →