***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** The Second International Workshop SoNet–2010 Social Networks: Computing and Mining September 3-5, 2010, Brno, Czech Republic, http://ui.pefka.mendelu.cz/en/sonet/events Main Topics < Algorithms, methods, and technologies for building and analyzing social networks. < Automatic analysis of sentiment, subjectivity, and opinions in social networks. < Functions of similarity for searching for and clustering objects in social networks. < Knowledge mining and discovery in natural languages used in social networks. < Social networks and Web 2.0/3.0. < Economic, business, environmental, and medical applications of social networks. < Automated support for revealing plagiarism and looking for authorship in social networks. < Applications in the area of social activities. < Social networks and eParticipation of citizens in the management of regions, municipality, and communities. < All other recent interesting investigations aimed at social networks. Invited Speakers Ricardo Baeza-Yates (tentative), Director of Yahoo! Research, Barcelona, Spain Michael Thelwall, Head of Cybermetrics Research Group, Wolverhampton University, UK Alexander Troussov, Chief Scientist of IBM Dublin Center for Advanced Studies, Ireland Important Dates Paper submission deadline: June 6, 2010 Notification of acceptance: June 27, 2010 Final copy submission deadline: July 10, 2010 General Information Publication: Proceedings or a new International Journal (12 pages/4 pages/poster) Registration: http://ui.pefka.mendelu.cz/en/sonet/SoNet2010 Fee: 95 Euros (proceedings, coffee breaks, city excursion) Accommodation: Mendel University Residence (two categories, 12-18 Euros/person/night) Detailed information: http://ui.pefka.mendelu.cz/en/sonet/events Program Committee Organizing Committee Jan Žižka, Co-Chair (Mendelu, Czech Republic) Oldøich Trenz, Co-Chair (Mendelu, Czech Republic) Xavier Blanco, Co-Chair (UAB, Spain) Mikhail Alexandrov, Co-Chair (UAB, Spain) Angels Catena (UAB, Spain) Lorraine Baqué (UAB, Spain) František Daøena (Mendelu, Czech Republic) Tomáš Hála (Mendelu, Czech Republic) Tomáš Foltýnek (Mendelu, Czech Republic) David Procházka (Mendelu, Czech Republic)) Jiøí Høebíèek (MU, Czech Republic) Arnošt Svoboda (MU, Czech Republic) Pavel Makogonov (MTU, Mexico) Natalia Ponomareva (WU, UK) Paolo Rosso (UPV, Spain) Jiøí Rybièka (Mendelu, Czech Republic) Michael Štencl (Mendelu, Czech Republic))) Michael Thelwall (WU, UK) Alexander Troussov (IBM, Ireland) Victor Zakharov (SpbSU, Russia) Regards, Alexander -------------- Alexander Troussov, PhD. IBM Dublin Center for Advanced Studies Chief Scientist IBM Center for Advanced Studies: http://www.ibm.com/ibm/cas/sites/dublin/ Galaxy Project: http://www.alphaworks.ibm.com/tech/galaxy IBM Internal HomePage: http://w3.ibm.com/bluepages/simpleSearch.wss?searchBy=name&searchFor=troussov Internet mail: [log in to unmask] Office: +353-1-815 1906 Mobile: 087-9155058 Fax: +353-1-815 3537 IBM Ireland Product Distribution Limited registered in Ireland with number 92815. Registered office: Oldbrook House, 24-32 Pembroke Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4 _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.