Invitation to attend: 2017 International Conference on Social Media & Society (#SMSociety)
(Apologies for cross-posting)
We would like to invite you to attend the 2017 International Conference on Social Media & Society (#SMSociety) happening on July 28-30 in Toronto, Canada. This year’s theme is on “Social Media for Social Good or Evil”.
The 2017 #SMSociety Conference offers an intensive 3-day program that includes numerous methods workshops (https://socialmediaandsociety.org/2017-workshops/), over 100 full & work-in-progress papers, panels, and over 40 posters featuring the latest in social media research. Our interdisciplinary research community brings researchers from a wide variety of disciplines including Communication, Information Science, Computer Science, Education, Journalism, Management, Political Science, Sociology, Health, and other fields.
This year, we are honoured to have two highly distinguished scholars and leaders as our keynotes speakers:
* Lee Rainie – Director, Pew Research Center’s Internet <http://www.pewinternet.org/> & American Life Project, USA
* Ronald Deibert – Professor of Political Science, and Director of the Citizen Lab <http://www.citizenlab.org/> at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, Canada.