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 →

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 →

#SMSociety’17 Pre-Conference Digest 3

Hello #SMSociety Participants, Welcome to Toronto! We hope you had a great trip and we look forward to seeing you soon. Just a quick reminder that registration and coffee begin every day at 8:30 a.m. and the sessions start promptly at 9:00 a.m. Please arrive early. Conference Venue The conference … Continue Reading →

#SMSociety’17 Pre-Conference Digest 2

Dear 2017 #SMSociety Delegates, This is the second pre-conference digest with some essential information for your upcoming trip. If you missed the first digest, it is available at http://socialmediaandsociety.org/2017/pre-conference-digest-1/ Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) New entry requirement now in effect: Visa-exempt foreign nationals who fly to Canada now need an Electronic Travel Authorization … Continue Reading →

Tips to get ready for your talk at #SMSociety’17

The Conference is almost here! If you are presenting a Full or WIP paper at the conference, then this post is for you! You will have 15 min for your presentation followed by a 5 min Q&A. See more logistical info at http://socialmediaandsociety.org/presenters-info/ Keep in mind that the goal for your … Continue Reading →