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Please consider submitting a contribution to the Computational Social Science satellite workshop, co-located with CCS’15.

What: Computational Social Science — CCS’15 Satellite Workshop
Where: Tempe, Arizona
When: October 1 2015
Complete info:
Submission deadline: June 21 2015

Continuing an already consolidated pattern since 2013, the Conference in Complex Systems ( hosts the satellite workshop on Computational Social Science.

The aim of this satellite is to address the question of ICT-mediated social phenomena emerging over multiple scales, ranging from the interactions of individuals to the emergence of self-organized global movements. Particular attention will be devoted to the following topics:

- Interdependent social contagion process
- Peer production and mass collaboration
- Temporally evolving networks and dynamics of social contagion
- Cognitive aspects of belief formation and revision
- Online communication and information diffusion
- Viral propagation in online social network
- Crowd-sourcing; herding behaviour vs. wisdom of crowds
- E-democracy and online government-citizen interaction
- Online socio-political mobilizations
- Public attention and popularity
- Temporal and geographical patterns of information diffusion
- User-information interplay
- Group formation, evolution and group behavior analysis.
- Modeling, tracking and forecasting dynamic groups in social media.
- Community detection and dynamic community structure analysis.
- Social simulation, cultural, opinion, and normative dynamics.
- Empirical calibration and validation of agent-based social models.
- Models of social capital, collective action, social movements.
- Coevolution of network and behavior.

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Thank you.

Javier Borge-Holthoefer on behalf of the
CSS Workshop Organizing Committee
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