PhD Symposium

The WebSci PhD Symposium will continue the tradition to facilitate a lively and engaged discussion with five exciting PhD student presentations and a mentor panel, maximising the exchange of early-stage ideas and interdisciplinary discussion on emerging or novel ideas/research.

Timings shown are GMT+1

Monday 6th July

14:00 – 14:15 Symposium overview and introduction of mentors
14:15 – 14:45 Toward Task Recommendations for Wikidata
Kholoud AlGhamdi
14:45 – 15:15 I Want It That Way: The Role of Genre Within Music Streaming
Allison Noble
15:15 – 15:45 Social engagement
15:45 – 16:15 Online Political Participation Among EU migrants: A Comparative Analysis of Four English Cities
Michele Zadra
16:15 – 16:45 Developing an Natural Language Processing Pipeline for Conflict Narrative Analysis
Stephen Anning
16:45 – 17:15 Computational Model for Online Social Discourse
Raksha Pavagada Subbanarasimha
17:15 – 17:45 Mentor advising panel
17:45 – 18:00 Closing remarks