Oxford Internet Institute
Call for Abstracts: Internet and Public Policy (ICPP 2015)
Policy and Internet is a partner journal of the 2nd International Conference on Public Policy (Milan, 1-4 July 2015). We call for abstracts on the Internet and public policy. Deadline: 15 Jan. 2015.
Apply Now! OII Summer Doctoral Programme 2015
Our very successful Summer Doctoral Programme aims to support students' doctoral thesis research through an intense fortnight of study with leading academics. Oxford, 6-17 July 2015. Application deadline: 23 Feb 2015.
Brokerage in Social Networks
New paper from Ning Wang (with S.González-Bailón and J.Borge-Holthoefer): The emergence of roles in large-scale networks of communication. EPJ Data Science 3:32 (open access).
Ashby Prize for Mark Graham
Mark Graham's article with M.Zook: Augmented realities and uneven geographies: exploring the geolinguistic contours of the web, in Environment and Planning A, has won the Ashby Prize. Read Mark's acceptance piece.
Ethics of Biomedical Big Data
We are investigating the ethical aspects and requirements of biomedical big data to develop a European framework for the ethical use of big data in biomedical research. Researchers: Luciano Floridi, Brent Mittelstadt.
Call for Papers: Chinese Web
The journal Policy and Internet is calling for papers for a special issue on Social Data Science and the Chinese Web. Guest Editors: King-wa Fu, Min Jiang, Ning Wang, Han-Teng Liao. Deadline: 1 March 2015; publication late 2015.
Thursday 5 March 2015 17:00 - 18:30
Speakers: Professor John Naughton and Professor Judy Wajcman