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SoCS (Social-Computational Systems) Workshops

June 9–11, 2011

Walter Library


Thursday, June 9
9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Doctoral Symposium
3:00–3:30 p.m.
History and Context of Social-Computational Systems (SoCS): David McDonald, University of Washington
3:30–4:00 p.m.
Panel: Working Across Disciplinary Boundaries
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Dinner at the Campus Club
Friday, June 10
8:00–8:45 a.m.
8:45–9:00 a.m.
Introduction: Workshop Chairs (Loren Terveen and John Riedl, The University of Minnesota)
9:00–10:00 a.m.
Invited talk: Luis von Ahn, Carnegie Mellon University
10:00–10:30 a.m.
10:30–12:30 p.m.
Panel: Resarch Ethics and Human Subjects Issues in SoCS research Chair: Joseph Konstan, The University of Minnesota
12:30–2:00 p.m.
2:00–3:30 p.m.
Panel: Computational Models and Techniques for SoCS
3:30–4:00 p.m.
4:00–5:30 p.m.
Panel: Fundamental Social Science Methods and Theories for SOCS Chair: Judith Olson, The University of California at Irvine
5:30–6:00 p.m.
Q&A and Wrap-up for the day
6:00–6:30 p.m.
Setup Posters
6:30–9:00 p.m.
Poster session Posters will be presented by participants in the Doctoral Symposium (to be held prior to the start of the Workshop and by PIs of SoCS proposals funded in 2010 and 2011.
Saturday, June 11
8:00–9:00 a.m.
9:00–10:00 a.m.
Invited talk: Ronald Burt, The University of Chicago
10:00–11:00 a.m.
11:00–12:30 p.m.
Closing panel: Reflections on the state of SoCS and Directions for the Future Chair: John Riedl, The University of Minnesota
12:30–1:30 p.m.
Lunch (Optional) and departure