Events

 

Upcoming Events

A short list of the upcoming events. You can also visit the past events page.

EU Datathon 2018

Start:
2018/05/22
End:
2018/10/02
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
Link:
EU Datathon 2018
Description:

The Publications Office of the European Union is organising the second edition of the EU Datathon competition that highlights the potential of linking EU and national data.
The event started in May 2018, with the final phase taking place in Brussels on 2 October 2018.

Polarization on social media -Tutorial

Start:
2018/08/18
End:
2018/08/18
Location:
KDD 2018, WebConf 2018, ICWSM 2017
Link:
Polarization on social media
Description:

Which topics spark the most heated debates on social media? How do social media users interact when they disagree? Can we nudge them towards constructive disagreement? Answering these questions helps us understand large-scale societal mechanisms - including phenomena such as partisan sharing, echo chambers, and filter bubbles, which might be detrimental to the democratic process.

First International Workshop on Social human behavior Analysis through Online social networks and media (SAO18)

Start:
2018/08/28
End:
2018/08/28
Location:
Barcelona, Spain
Link:
SAO18
Description:

Online Social Networks and Media (OSNEM) are among the most disruptive communication platforms of the last 15 years with high socio-economic value. On the one hand, OSNEM represent a challenging technical environment for computer scientists working in academia and industry, to develop new generations of collaborative platforms and their services.

International Workshop on Dynamics in and of Networks (DYNO)

Start:
2018/08/28
End:
2018/08/28
Location:
Barcelona, Spain
Link:
DYNO 2018
Description:

Network dynamics is one of the biggest challenge that emerged in recent years in network science. Real life networks cannot be considered anymore as static entities that we can pin to the wall and measure once and for all. They are, on the contrary, subject to several dynamics processes: Dynamic on the network, such as information propagation, viral diffusion, etc.

International Workshop on Personal Analytics and Privacy PAP2018

Start:
2018/09/10
End:
2018/09/10
Location:
Croke Park, Dublin, Ireland
Link:
PAP 2018: PERSONAL ANALYTICS AND PRIVACY
Description:

In the era of Big Data, every single user of our hyper-connected world leaves behind a myriad of digital breadcrumbs while performing her daily activities. Nowadays, a simple smartphone enables each one of us to browse the Web, listen to music on online musical services, post messages on social networks, perform online shopping, acquire images and record our geo\-graphical locations.

KNOWMe: 2nd International Workshop on Knowledge Discovery from Mobility and Transportation Systems @ ECML PKDD

Start:
2018/09/10
End:
2018/09/14
Location:
Dublin, Ireland (In conjunction with ECML PKDD 2018)
Link:
KNOWledge Discovery from Mobility and Transportation Systems
Description:
The recent technological advances on telecommunications create a new reality on mobility sensing. Nowadays, we live in an era where ubiquitous digital devices are able to broadcast rich information about human mobility in real-time and at a high rate. Such fact exponentially increased the availability of large-scale mobility data which has been popularized in the media as the new currency, fueling the future vision of our smart cities that will transform our lives. The reality is that we just began to recognize significant research challenges across a spectrum of topics.

CCS 2018

Start:
2018/09/23
End:
2018/09/28
Location:
Thessaloniki, Greece
Link:
CCS 2018
Description:

This Conference is in line with the series of meetings previously held in Cancun, Mexico(2017), Amsterdam, Netherlands(2016), Tempe, Arizona,USA(2015), Lucca, Italy(2014), and more meetings in previous years. All these past meetings have delivered the highest quality of presentations, the most up-to-date findings, have been attended by the pioneers in the field of Complex Systems, as well by young aspiring students, numbering an attendance of close to one thousand.

The 5th IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics

Start:
2018/10/01
End:
2018/10/04
Location:
Turin, Italy
Link:
The 5th IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics
Description:

The IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA) aims to be the flagship annual meeting spanning the interdisciplinary field of Data Science. DSAA focuses on the science of data science, as well as the implications of the science for applications to industry, government, and society.

Soccer Data Challenge

Start:
2018/10/12
End:
2018/10/13
Location:
Pisa, Italy
Link:
Soccer Data Challenge
Description:

The Soccer Data Challenge is a competition open to people with a passion for data and soccer that takes place in Pisa on 12-13 October 2018. For 30 hours the teams will challenge on the development of a solution for analyzing soccer matches. The participants will have access to a dataset of a complete season of the italian Serie A, containing all events of each match. The winning team will be awarded with 5000 euros.