Web Science Conference 2014


As the World Wide Web continues to grow and change, the need to study and understand it grows. Web Science is an effort to do just this.

The following presents an interdisciplinary collaboration between ethnographers and computer scientists involved in the development of the Platform for Experimental Collaborative Ethnography (PECE).

Building on Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute’s continued effort to support a Web Science education, the following presents steps taken to integrate and enhance RPI’s Information Technology and Web Science (ITWS) program.

The multidisciplinary nature of Web Science is at once its most unique and most challenging characteristic.