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The 2021 ACM Web Science Conference: Globalisation, Inclusion and the Web in the Context of COVID is now less than 2 weeks away!
Throughout the week you can hear from exciting Keynote Speakers < > including:
Deen Freelon - Associate Professor at UNC Chapel Hill
Baroness Martha Lane Fox - Entrepreneur and internet activist
Matthew Weber - Associate Professor at Rutgers University
Daniel J Weitzner - Director of the MIT Internet Policy Research Initiative
Jennifer Zhu Scott - Forbes World’s Top 50 Women in Tech in 2018
We have a number of Spotlight Panels < >. Discussion topics include:
The Coded Gaze: algorithmic bias, facial recognition and beyond – How research can change the law and influence people
·       COVID-19 and Society

·       The Future of the Web in a Post-COVID World

·       AI, Media and the Future of News on the Web

·       Directions in Digital Government

·       Does Decentralisation Help the Disenfranchised?

·       The Future of the Web and Society

The full programme < > also includes workshops, paper sessions, tutorials and the PhD symposium.

Registration < > is open and the cost for the full week of events is just £50. 
Keep an eye on our tweets via the #WebSci21 hashtag, and check out our website < > for further updates. We look forward to welcoming you to the second wholly online Web Science conference!
Best wishes
WebSci’21 Conference Committee

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