1-4 July, Spain. The Autonomous University of Barcelona hosted the 1st European Conference on Social Networks, which was attended by researcher of LINIS Yuri Rykov.
Laboratory for Internet Studies is pleased to announce its second conference on Internet research. This year we focus on analyzing relationships between social media and social movements.
In scope of Stanford US-Russia Forum LINIS trainee researcher Eleonora Kirkizh has presented her research at Stanford University. The project was implemented in collaboration with three other students from Canada and the United States.
Do bloggers’ opinions matter? And if so, how to measure them? This was the topic of the higher research seminar conducted by Olessia Koltsova at the School of media and communications at Södertörn university, Stockholm, on April 22, 2014.
The public lecture of prof. Daya Thussu organized by Laboratory for Internet Studies was held on April, 24. The talk was aimed to evaluate how the present and proposed changes in Internet-based media in large countries – such as BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) members - will impact on global communication.
LINIS Fellows at Seminar of the Council of Young Scientists Faculty of Sociology and the Center for German and European Studies
April 16, 2014. Peter Meylakhs and Yuri Rykov, LINIS fellows have gaven presentations AIDS Dissidents in the Social Internet Network VKontakte: quantitative and qualitative approaches on the open interdisciplinary seminar Scientific Environment which was organized by the Council of Young Scientists Faculty of Sociology and the Center for German and European Studies.
On April, 12 during the 5th interuniversity conference «Sociology in action», the panel «Media, Internet and Modern ICT» took place (session chairs: Olessia Koltsova and Galina Selivanova).
On April 1-4, 2014 in Moscow XV April International Academic Conference on Economic and Social Development was conducted by the National Research University Higher School of Economics.
LINIS has invited the editor-in-chief of Internet Research Journal Jim Jansen to give a lecture on the keyword advertising as an academic research domain. The lecture was held on March 10, 2014.