WebSci17: The 9th International ACM Web Science Conference 2017 (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY)

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WebSci17: The 9th International ACM Web Science Conference 2017 (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY)June 26, 2017

The 9th International ACM Web Science Conference 2017 will be held from June 26 to June 28, 2017 in Troy, NY (USA) and is organized by the Rensselaer Web Science Research Center and the Tetherless World Constellation at RPI. The conference series by the Web Science Trust is following events in Athens, Raleigh, Koblenz, Evanston, Paris, Indiana, Oxford and Hannover.

The conference brings together researchers from multiple disciplines, like computer science, sociology, economics, information science, or psychology. Web Science is the emergent study of the people and technologies, applications, processes and practices that shape and are shaped by the World Wide Web. Web Science aims to draw together theories, methods and findings from across academic disciplines, and to collaborate with industry, business, government and civil society, to develop our knowledge and understanding of the Web: the largest socio-technical infrastructure in human history.