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We organize SoBigData conferences and workshops to to tell the news about our researches and to work with reasearchers and industrial partners.

 

Workshops

1st International SoBigData Workshop

Start:
2016/09/05
End:
2016/09/05
Location:
Hannover
Description:

The aim of the workshop is to bring together communities involved in different aspects of Social Big Data research: researchers, policy makers, data provider, data scientists, etc. to present societal challenges and discuss potential big data solutions as they are currently developed in SoBigData.

Computational Fake News Analysis: A Practical Workshop

Start:
2017/06/15
End:
2017/06/16
Location:
King’s College London, Strand campus, King’s Building, K0.50, WC2R 2LS London, UK
Link:
Computational Fake News Analysis: A Practical Workshop
Description:

The recent past has highlighted the influential role of social networks and other digital media in shaping public debate on current affairs and political issues. Disinformation and the alternative media ecosystem distort societal debates, increase polarisation, and threaten participatory democracy. For instance, the surprising success of Brexit and Trump’s election has been, at least partially, attributed to the unprecedented weave of false information that in both cases have polluted online debate before the vote.

SoBigData City of Citizens workshop @ Lipari Summer School

Start:
2017/07/19
End:
2017/07/19
Location:
Location: Hotel Giardino sul Mare, Via Maddalena, Lipari, Italy
Link:
City of Citizens
Description:

There is an increasing interest among different research communities (ranging from civil engineering to computer science) and industrial stakeholders on build knowledge discovery pipelines over large-scale mobility data sources. However, such availability also raise privacy issues that must be considered by both industrial and academic stakeholders on using these resources. The Workshop has the aim in presenting some emergent studies in mobility data analysis and complex systems in order to raise the interests in the field.

Nowcasting Well Being in Societies

Start:
2017/09/29
End:
2017/09/29
Location:
University of Pisa
Link:
SoBigData: Well Being e Societal Debates
Description:
Il 29 settembre presso l'aula Gerace del Dipartimento di Informatica dell’Università di Pisa dalle 11:00 alle 17:00 si svolgerà una giornata di studio italiana all'incrocio dei due esploratori definiti nell’ambito del progetto di ricerca SoBigData: Well Being e Societal Debates. In particolare, i due esploratori considerano temi attuali riguardanti da un lato aspetti sociali legati alla definizione di indici di studio del benessere e qualità della vita, dall’altro lo studio di dibattiti politici e sociali che nascono sui social network.

Data Science in Societal Debates (DSSD 2017)

Start:
2017/10/19
End:
2017/10/21
Location:
Tokyo, Japan
Link:
The 4th IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA 2017)
Description:

Nowadays, social media platforms, online blogs, and discussion forums are a crucial component in the public sphere, fostering discussions and influencing the public perception for a myriads of social issues such as politics, security, climate, health, economics, migration, to name but a few.

SoBigData Workshop

Scheduled:
Approximately 2018/02
Location:
To Be Defined
Description:

This dissemination event is scheduled for Febbruary 2018.

SoBigData Workshop

Scheduled:
Approximately 2019/02
Location:
To Be Defined
Description:

This dissemination event is scheduled for Febbruary 2019.

Conferences

Data Science - 8th Workshop Computer Science Research meets Business

Start:
2017/07/06
End:
2017/07/06
Location:
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Link:
Data Science: How to Create added Value from Data
Description:
DESCRIPTION 14.15 Welcome of the CEO of Brennercom, Karl Manfredi Welcome of the Rector of the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Paolo Lugli Welcome of the President of the ICT Section of Unternehmerverband Südtirol | Assoimprenditori Alto Adige, Paul Schäfer Welcome of the Dean of the Faculty of Computer Science, Francesco Ricci 14:40 Keynote: Data Science, Streams and Processes (DE) - Thomas Seidl, LMU Munich 15:30 Smart Farm 4.0: IoT & Big Data Analytics (DE) - Gustav Rechenmacher, systems GmbH 16:00 Coffee Break 16:30

SoBigData Conference: Data Science for Society

Start:
2017/09/08
End:
2017/09/08
Location:
Sala Azzurra, Scuola Normale Superiore, Piazza dei Cavalieri7, Pisa, Italy
Link:
Data Science for Society
Description:

Contact: Prof. Paolo Ferragina, Professore Ordinario di Algoritmi, Università di Pisa

Scientific Committee: Paolo Ferragina, Università di Pisa; Fosca Giannotti, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche di Pisa; Fabrizio Lillo, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa e Università di Bologna; Dino Pedreschi, Università di Pisa;

SoBigData Final Conference

Scheduled:
Approximately 2019/08
Location:
To Be Defined
Description:

This dissemination event is scheduled for August-September 2019.