2009 IEEE International Conference on Social Computing

The 2009 IEEE International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom-09)

          Vancouver, Canada, 29-31 August 2009


Social Computing can be broadly defined as computational facilitation
of social studies and human social dynamics as well as design and use
of information and communication technologies that consider social
context. Social computing has recently become one of the central
themes across a number of information and communication technology
fields and attracted significant interest from not only researchers in
computing and social sciences, but also software and online game
vendors, web entrepreneurs, political analysts, digital government
practitioners. The 2009 IEEE International Conference on Social
Computing provides a key forum for researchers and industry
practitioners to exchange information regarding advancements in the
state of art and practice of social computing.

Topics of particular interest include, but are not limited to:
? Social Computing Theories
? Social System Design and Architectures
? Social Network Analysis and Mining, Semantic web
? Social Behavior Modeling
? Social Intelligence, Social Cognition
? Social Computing Applications such as collaborative filtering,bookmaking, tagging, and multi-agent systems
? Human Machine Interactions
? Emotional Intelligence, Cultural Dynamics, Opinion Representation, Influence Process
? Data Mining, Machine Learning, Information Retrieval, Artificial Intelligence in Social Contexts
? Trust, Privacy, Risk and Security in Social Contexts
? Social Engineering, Tools, and Case Studies
? Services Science, Quality, Architecture, Management, and Tools

Workshop Proposal: March 01, 2009
Submission Deadline: April 01, 2009
Authors Notification: June 01, 2009
Final Manuscript Due: June 15, 2009

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.comses.net/events/41/