Updates and Call for Village Hackathon

Background: Agenda 2030 The United Nations have established the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), addressing 17 goals with a total of 169 targets. Given the ongoing development, it is obvious that development need digital inclusion, and the transformation towards digital societies. Basis for digital societies is information for all, and the …

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free access to basic information & internet for all!

For those not familiar yet, this summer I started to work for the Basic Internet Foundation, based in Norway. Foundation is an organisation that aims at optimised content delivery on capacity-limited networks, and offers free access to low capacity Internet as a carrier of digital content to people in areas …

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The best dissertation award

I know this is rather a bit tardy to announce (read: a dynamic period over here), however, last month I won an award for the best dissertation in 2015! I won few awards before (once for the best short story in the literature and one for the ICTs contribution at theFaculty …

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The program for #Microposts2016 at #WWW2016 is out!

The final program for the #Microposts2016 workshop at the 25th International World Wide Web conference is ready. We’ll be in Room 520F, see you in Montreal! SESSION I 9:00 – 9:20 Welcome & Introduction 9:20 – 10:20 Invited Talk – Mihajlo Grbovic (Yahoo Labs) 10:20 – 10:30 Lightning Round – Posters 10:30 – 11:00 Tea Break with …

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Call For Papers: #Microposts2016 workshop @www2016ca

As an Organising Committee Chair of the Microposts 2016 workshop at the 25th World Wide Web conference, I am inviting you to check out the  Call for papers and contribute with your expertise and research. The workshop is interdiscipinary and gathers academics and professionals from the Computational Sciences and Social/Web Science …

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