Submitted works have to present original research contributions not concurrently submitted elsewhere and they can come as either full 12-page research papers or 8-page demo papers. The purpose of the demo paper is to demonstrate novel phenomena occurring in the domain of social influence. Some of the full paper submissions can be accepted as short papers based on the decision of the Program Committee.
All submitted papers must:
It is the authors’ responsibility to ensure that their submissions adhere strictly to the required format. Submissions that do not comply with the above guidelines may be rejected without review.
Accepted papers will be published in the Springer's Lecture Notes in Computer Science series (LNCS). Yet, the authors can choose to publish their papers along with the main conference LNCS proceedings, or withhold such publication for future work considerations. Springer's LNCS template is located here. Workshop proceedings will be indexed in Thomson Reuters Web of Science, Scopus, DBLP and other.
Journal Special Issue
Authors of best selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions of their manuscripts to the special issue of Springer's Social Networks Analysis and Mining journal (with a separate review process).
Full papers will be given 30 minutes and demo papers 15 minutes for presentations including questions and discussion.
|Workshop date and time:
|10th November 2014, 9:00 - 13:00
|Barcelona, Carrer de Roc Boronat 138, room 52S31 (underground) - details
|9:00 - 9:50
|Invited talk - Dr. Diego Garlaschelli, University of Leiden, The Netherlands
Reconciling long-term cultural diversity and short-term collective social behaviour
|9:50 - 10:20
|Michael Maes and Lukas Bischofberger
Web Personalization and Opinion Polarization - BEST PAPER AWARD
|10:20 - 10:30
|Zhongyuan Ruan, Janos Kertesz, Gerardo Iniguez Gonzalez and Marton Karsai
The kinetics of cascading diffusion of innovations (demo paper)
|10:30 - 11:00
|11:00 - 11:30
|Despoina Antonakaki, Iasonas Polakis, Elias Athanasopoulos, Sotiris Ioannidis and Paraskevi Fragopoulou
Think before RT: An Experimental Study of Abusing Twitter Trends
|11:30 - 12:00
|Albert Trias Mansilla, Mingming Chen, Boleslaw K. Szymanski and Josep Lluís de la Rosa Esteva
Naming Game Dynamics on Pairs of Connected Networks with Competing Opinions
|12:00 - 12:30
|Michał Wojtasiewicz and Krzysztof Ciesielski
Identifying Bridges for Information Spread Control in Social Networks
|12:30 - 12:50
|Tieying Liu, Kai Chen and Yang Zhong
Threshold of Herd Effect for Online Events in China
|12:50 - 13:00
Summary of the Workshop on Social Influence 2014, best paper award
|Notification of acceptance:
|10th November 2014
|SocInfo 2014 conference dates:
|10-13th November 2014
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