social networks

CfP: The Connected Past: people, networks and complexity in archaeology and history

Closing Date: 
20/11/2011

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Connected Past: people, networks and complexity in archaeology and history

University of Southampton 24-25 March 2012
http://connectedpast.soton.ac.uk/
Organisers: Tom Brughmans, Anna Collar, Fiona Coward

Confirmed keynote speakers: Professor Carl Knappett and Professor Alex Bentley [read more...]

event: 10th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2010)

20/09/2010
22/09/2010

http://iva2010.org

Intelligent virtual agents (IVAs) are interactive characters that exhibit human-like qualities and communicate with humans or with each other using natural human modalities such as behavior, gesture and speech. IVAs are capable of real-time perception, cognition and action that allow them to participate in a dynamic social environment. [read more...]

Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
United States

job: Oxford University: Project Officer

Application Deadline: 
26/03/2010

Oxford University Computing Services is looking for a Project Officer (part-time, fixed-term) to work on the RunCoCo project. Details and an application form are available from http://www.oucs.ox.ac.uk/jobs/ Completed applications must be received by 12 noon on 26th March 2010, and interviews will be held on 7th April 2010.

The work involves:

  • running a communication campaign and developing engaging Web content to successfully promote the RunCoCo project and support its user community

event: Transforming Culture in the Digital Age

14/04/2010 10:00
16/04/2010 18:00

Increasingly, we see new forms of culture being born in the variety of online environments. Users have become producers taking over production of online content and traditional hierarchies of users and producers are collapsing. At the same time, traditional memory institutions like museums, archives, libraries and acknowledged artists struggle to make sense of the transformations that are coming together with new technologies. [read more...]

Location

University of Tartu library
Tartu
Estonia

event: An Introduction to Web 2.0 and the Social Web

17/03/2010 10:00
17/03/2010 16:00

Web 2.0 and the Social Web are terms which are now being used widely. But what do these terms mean? And what, if anything, can Web 2.0 and the Social Web offer to museums, libraries and archives, especially small organisations with limited budgets and technical expertise?

This workshop will attempt to answer these questions. As well as demystifying the terms and the technologies, the workshop will also address the challenges which institutions may face in seeking to make use of Web 2.0 to support the needs of their users.

Learning Objectives [read more...]

Location

Summerwood Lane e-Learning Centre
Clifton
United Kingdom

event: SXSW Interactive

12/03/2010
16/03/2010

The SXSW (South by Southwest) Interactive Festival features five days of exciting panel content and amazing parties. [read more...]

Location

Austin Convention Center, 500 East Cesar Chavez Street
Austin TX 78701
United States

event: Digital Art and Culture 09

12/12/2009
15/12/2009

Digital Art and Culture 2009 is the 8th in an international series of conferences begun in 1998. DAC is recognized as an interdisciplinary event of high intellectual caliber.

This iteration of DAC will dwell on the specificities of embodiment and cultural, social and physical location with respect to digital technologies and networked communications.

DAC09 will be structured around themes, each theme being composed of panels.

DAC09 will be held in the Arts Plaza of the University of California Irvine. Simon Penny is director of DAC09.

http://dac09.uci.edu/call.html

Location

Arts Plaza, University of California, Irvine, 4000 Mesa Rd
Irvine CA 92697-2775
United States

event: TERENA: Performing Arts Workshop

13/07/2009

The first TERENA and Internet2 hands-on audio/video production workshop will be hosted by GARR in cooperation with the Music Conservatory of Trieste, in Italy. [read more...]

Location

Trieste
Italy

cfp: P2P Networks and Processes - 4th Inclusiva-net Meeting

Closing Date: 
31/05/2009

International Seminar in Madrid (Spain)

Medialab-Prado issues a call for the presentation of papers to be publicly presented during the 4th International Inclusiva-net Meeting. This edition will focus on an analysis of “peer-to-peer” networks and network processes, highlighting the social potentials of cooperative systems and processes based on the structures and dynamics inherent to these types of networks.

Call for papers deadline: May 31

Event dates: July 6 to 10, 2009 in Medialab-Prado (Madrid, Spain) [read more...]

event: P2P Networks and Processes - 4th Inclusiva-net Meeting · July 6 to 10, 2009

06/07/2009 10:00

4th INCLUSIVA-NET MEETING: P2P NETWORKS AND PROCESSES

Event dates: July 6 to 10, 2009 in Medialab-Prado (Madrid, Spain)
inclusiva2009 [at] medialab-prado.es
www.medialab-prado.es
International Seminar

Open call for papers: Until May 31, 2009

This 4th International Inclusiva-net Meeting will focus on an analysis of “peer-to-peer” networks and network processes, highlighting the social potentials of cooperative systems and processes based on the structures and dynamics inherent to these types of networks. [read more...]

Location

Calle Alameda, 15 Plaza de las Letras
Madrid 28014
Spain
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