COSCI12 Conference on Science and the Internet
The interdisciplinary conference "Science and the Internet", to be held August 1-3, 2012 in Düsseldorf, brings together researchers and practitioners from multiple disciplines (e.g. information science, computer science, sociology, communication and media studies, linguistics, educations studies, legal studies, etc.) discussing a broad range of topics pertaining to internet use in science.
Program (PDF) https://www.nfgwin.uni-duesseldorf.de/sites/default/files/cosci12-program.pdf
Axel Bruns, https://staff.qut.edu.au/staff/a.bruns (Queensland University of Technology Brisbane, Australia): "Notes towards the Scientific Study of Public Communication on Twitter"
Isa Jahnke (Umeå University, Sweden): "Informal Learning via Social Media: Does it Affect Formal Teaching and new Concepts of Science?"
Ralph Schroeder, https://www.oii.ox.ac.uk/people/ralph-schroeder (Oxford Internet Institute, Great Britain): "Digital Transformations of Research"