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The Second International Workshop SoNet–2010

Social Networks: Computing and Mining

September 3-5, 2010, Brno, Czech Republic,

Main Topics
< Algorithms, methods, and technologies for building and analyzing social
< Automatic analysis of sentiment, subjectivity, and opinions in social
< Functions of similarity for searching for and clustering objects in
social networks.
< Knowledge mining and discovery in natural languages used in social
< Social networks and Web 2.0/3.0.
< Economic, business, environmental, and medical applications of social
< 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,
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
Fee: 95 Euros (proceedings, coffee breaks, city excursion)

Accommodation: Mendel University Residence (two categories, 12-18

Detailed information:

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)




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