Congratulations to the 2015 #SMSociety Awardees!

Best Methods Paper Award: Ming-Hsiang Tsou, Chin-Te Jung, Christopher Allen, Jiue-An Yang, Jean-Mark Gawron, Brian H. Spitzberg & Su Han “Social Media Analytics and Research Test-bed (SMART Dashboard)”

Best Methods Paper Award: Ming-Hsiang Tsou, Chin-Te Jung, Christopher Allen, Jiue-An Yang, Jean-Mark Gawron, Brian H. Spitzberg & Su HanSocial Media Analytics and Research Test-bed (SMART Dashboard)

Best Poster Award: by Guang Ying Mo “Let’s Keep in Touch on Social Media after the Conference!” Researchers’ Professional Use of Social Media

Best Poster Award: Guang Ying Mo “Let’s Keep in Touch on Social Media after the Conference!” Researchers’ Professional Use of Social Media

Youngest Scholar Award: Kunal Singh “A Study of Tweet Chats for Breast Cancer Patients” (co-authored with Ajita John)

Youngest Scholar Award: Kunal SinghA Study of Tweet Chats for Breast Cancer Patients” (co-authored with Ajita John)

Most Engaged Attendee on Twitter Award: Jeffrey Keefer (@Jeffreykeefer)

Most Engaged Attendee on Twitter Award: Jeffrey Keefer (@Jeffreykeefer)

Attendee Who Traveled the Furthest Award: Crystal Abidin (from Perth, Australia: 18,150.7 KM)

Attendee Who Traveled the Furthest Award: Crystal Abidin (from Perth, Australia: 18,150.7 KM)

#SMSociety Outstanding Service and Leadership Award: Dr. Barry Wellman

#SMSociety Outstanding Service and Leadership Award: Dr. Barry Wellman

Important Information for 2015 #SMSociety Attendees

Dear #SMSociety15 Participants, This blog post will give you a quick run-through of the essential information for the upcoming 2015 Social Media & Society Conference on July 27-29 in Toronto, Canada. Pre-conference Workshops If you registered to attend the workshops on Monday, July 27, please create an account on Sched at http://smsociety15.sched.org  and … Continue Reading →

Important Information for 2015 #SMSociety Presenters

This post contains important information for conference presenters. Conference Program Please review the Conference Program and note the time of your session: http://socialmediaandsociety.org/2015-schedule/ If you are presenting a PAPER at the conference, please Bring your slides on a USB key (also have a backup copy somewhere online), we will have a Window computer … Continue Reading →

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2015 Conference Dates & Location!

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 →