COSCI12 -- Conference on Science and the Internet , 1-3 Aug 2012

03/20/2012 12:50


Conference on Science and the Internet; 1-3 Aug 2012

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)


Keynote Speakers:

1 Aug


Axel Bruns (Queensland University of Technology Brisbane, Australia): "Notes towards the Scientific Study of Public Communication on Twitter" (Download Abstract)


2 Aug


Isa Jahnke (Umeå University, Sweden): "Informal Learning via Social Media: Does it Affect Formal Teaching and new Concepts of Science?" (Download Abstract)


3 Aug


Ralph Schroeder (Oxford Internet Institute, Great Britain): "Digital Transformations of Research" (Download Abstract)