Sleek & Beautiful

July 23th, 2018, Cambridge, MA

Submission: for presentation at the workshop, authors should complete this form.

Overview and Scope of Workshop

Research in political, social and economics sciences are evolving with the increasing availability of social media, advanced data analytics and big data technologies. This workshop focus on characterizing social, political and economic events through the user behavior in social media. The goal is to promote the exchange of ideas and advances on how emerging research methods and sources are applied to different fields as well as to discuss current and future challenges.

Schedule July 23rd, 2018 18:00 - 21:00


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Prof. Rosa M. Benito

Complex Systems Group
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Prof. Juan Carlos Losada

Complex Systems Group
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Invited speakers

Topics of interest include

  • Social media and public opinion mining
  • Social media and political elections
  • Sentiment analysis
  • Big Data methods in economics and social sciences
  • Google Trends and Search Engine data
  • Geospatial and mobile phone data
  • Internet econometrics
  • Information quality and assessment
  • Social behavior and mobility patterns
  • Consumer behavior, and social media marketing
  • Digital transformation and global society
  • Gender bias

Important dates

  • Submission deadline: June 26th
  • Author notification: June 20th
  • Camera ready submission: July 7th
  • Workshop: July 23rd


To attend to this Workshop you must be registered in the main Conference. Register here