Social Media & Society Conference/ Toronto, Canada / July 27-29, 2015 It is our pleasure to announce that the 2015 Social Media & Society Conference will be coming back to Toronto, Canada next year on July 27-29, 2015. The conference length and offering will be expanded next year to three … Continue Reading →
Dear #SMSociety14 Authors, Congratulation on presenting your work at the 2014 Social Media and Society conference in Toronto! As a follow up to the conference, we are putting together a special theme “issue” for the Big Data & Society journal (BD&S) based on relevant papers and posters presented at #SMSociety14. … Continue Reading →
This question was the fundamental discussion point of the Social Media and Society 2014 conference in Toronto, Canada, Sept. 27-28, 2014. Now in its fifth year, the conference, organized by the Social Media Lab at Ryerson University (a partner in the Mining Biodiversity project funded by the IMLS Digging Into … Continue Reading →
Congratulation to Ana Rita Morais for winning the 2014 Best Poster Award for her poster on “Instanews: Photojournalism in the Instagram Era”! Instanews: Photojournalism in the Instagram Era Ana Rita Morais (@moraisanarita), Ryerson University, Canada Background: Where verbal and textual forms have both respectively reined as preferred modes of mobile … Continue Reading →
Congratulation to Alfred Hermida (@hermida) and Bonnie Stewart (@bonstewart) who won the Most Engaged Tweeter title and prize for stimulating the most number of retweets during the conference!