Increasing attention is drawn to the problem of HIV and AIDS, in particular to the problem of denial of their existence. HSE-researchers contributed to the understanding of this phenomenon, describing existing online community of AIDS- dissidents.
Pictures in the social network sites Instagram provide many personal information: who are friends of you, what do you eat, how do you prefer to relax and so on. People pictorialize the surrounding, in particular, the city environment. The participants of Summer School «Digital Traces I: Meta-Morphologies of St. Petersburg» made an attempt to analyze in which way city folk construct the digital “face” of city in their own Instagram-accounts.
The Summer School on methods of research in the field of network analysis has been held in the International Laboratory Network Analysis (HSE, Moscow) for 6 years. This summer the intern-researcher of LINIS Yadviga Sinyavskaya participated in the work of the summer school held from1 to 5 August 2016 in Moscow.
Yuri Rykov, junior researcher at the laboratory for Internet studies, made a report at the annual International conference Social Media & Society which was held in London in July 11-13, 2016.
The research workers of the LINIS presented the results of their investigation at the international conference of ICA "Communicating with Power" in Japan.
LINIS research workers took part at the 22nd International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intellectual Technologies, which was held in Moscow on June 1-4.
LINIS laboratory at the XVII April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development
LINIS research workers took part at the XVII April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development, which was held on April 19-22 in Moscow.