#SMSociety is delighted to announce Dr. Sarah J. Jackson as our keynote speaker at the 2020 International Conference on Social Media and Society (July 22-24, 2020, Chicago, USA).

Dr. Jackson is a Presidential Associate Professor in the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania. She studies how media, journalism, and technology are used by and represent marginalized publics, with a focus on communication by and about Black and feminist activists. Her first book Black Celebrity, Racial Politics, and … Continue Reading →

New Proceedings Template for #SMSociety Full Papers and Clarification on Allowable Number of Submissions

We are looking forward to your submissions for #SMSociety 2020 in Chicago at DePaul University! The January 27, 2020 deadline (Midnight Hawaiian Time) to submit your Full and WIP submission is fast approaching. New Full Paper Proceedings Template ACM recently updated there submission template. We would like to advise authors … Continue Reading →

#SMSociety 2020 #CFP Chicago, USA| July 22-24. Diverse Voices: Promises and Perils of Social Media For Diversity.

IMPORTANT DATES Full papers* (6000-8000 words) Due: Jan. 27, 2020 WIP papers (extended abstract, 1000-1200 word s) Due: Jan. 27, 2020 Panels, Workshops, & Posters Due: Mar. 16, 2020 PUBLISHING OPPORTUNITIES *Full papers presented at the Conference will be published in the conference proceedings by ACM International Conference Proceeding Series … Continue Reading →

2019 #SMSociety Awards Announcement

The winners of the 2019 International Conference on Social Media & Society Awards are: Best Paper & Best Methods Paper Awards Both paper awards are selected by the Organizing Committee from the pool of accepted full papers, based on the peer-review scores and feedback. Best Paper Award goes to Xinru … Continue Reading →

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10-year Anniversary #SMSociety Trivia

To participate in the 10-year Anniversary #SMSociety Trivia, just answer five conference-related questions using the online form at https://bit.ly/sms19trivia Hint: To answer the questions, you may need to network with other attendees, or even talk to our SMSociety chatbot on Twitter, Facebook or on the conference website. Once your answers … Continue Reading →