Oxford Internet Institute
Call for Abstracts: Extremism
VOX-Pol is calling for extended abstracts for a workshop on the Ethics and Politics of Online Monitoring of Violent Extremism (January 19-20 2015, Brussels). Deadline: 30 November 2014. Travel grants are available.
New SDP Scholarship
We are delighted to announce the establishment of a new SDP scholarship for outstanding students at the Creative Industries Faculty (QUT). Application details for the 2015 Summer Doctoral Programme will be announced soon.
OII Internet Awards 2014
Help recognise some of the individuals who have played a pivotal role in shaping the extraordinary ecosystem that is today's Internet. Book your tickets now for the 2014 OII Internet Awards! 7 Nov. 2014, Balliol College, Oxford.
Student Open Days
Interested in studying at the Oxford Internet Institute? You can find out more about the department, our faculty, and graduate programmes at one of our student open days: on 18 Nov. 2014 (physical) and 2 Dec. 2014 (virtual!).
Andy Przybylski discusses his research into compulsion, addiction and people's engagement with computer games: Compulsive gaming - something to be worried about? First broadcast on ABC's Science Show on 18 October.
MOOC Interaction Networks
New article published in Scientific Reports: N.Gillani, T.Yasseri, R.Eynon and I.Hjorth (2014) Structural limitations of learning in a crowd: communication vulnerability and information diffusion in MOOCs. More on the MOOCs project.
Monday 3 November 2014 17:15 - 18:45
Speakers: Matthew McGregor
Wednesday 5 November 2014 15:00 - 16:30
Speakers: Professor Barry Wellman
Friday 7 November 2014 19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday 11 November 2014 16:30 - 18:00
Speakers: Thomas Flavel, William Kelly, Greg Walton and Shireen Walton
Tuesday 11 November 2014 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Dr Matthijs den Besten
Monday 24 November 2014 09:45 - 16:00
Speakers: Dr Bernie Hogan and Dr Vili Lehdonvirta