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!
Talk about #SMSociety14 conference crosses borders: abstracts due Apr18 http://t.co/SMVO6wFUHN pic.twitter.com/lZdFHYOLf4 — James Cook (@JamesCookUMA) March 16, 2014 #SMSociety14 in numbers: 3,677 tweets over two days, 8.2m potential impressions, most active @JennyKorn 225 tweets pic.twitter.com/J8kcpxlVRr — Alfred Hermida (@Hermida) September 29, 2014 The #SMSociety14 network, by top in-degree centrality (@Hermida … Continue Reading →
Mark your calendar! The 2014 conference will be held in Toronto, Canada on September 27-28, 2014. Stay tuned for the Call for Submissions for the 2014 Social Media & Society Conference (#SMSociety14) to be released on January 15, 2014.