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Challenges of the modern Age and the analytics avenues of Network science

October 26-29 VI Annual Winter School “Actual Sociology and Challenges of modern Age: new trends in theory and methods” was held in Saint-Petersburg State University. 

Web Science-2017 in Saint-Petersburg!

We are happy to congratulate our colleagues on winning in WSTNet Web science Summer School competitive proposal procedure!

Trends in the area of “Platform society”

Yuri Rykov, the Research Fellow of LINIS, presented his report at International conference The Internet, Policy & Politics in Oxford University.

Openness, Collaboration and Collective Action!

It was the motto of the 3rd  International Conference on Internet Science-2016, which was attended by members of the LINIS. September 12-14 in Florence, scientists, practitioners and politicians from around the world came together to discuss socially important problems and their solutions.

Digital face of Saint-Petersburg

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.

Social Media & Society, London, Piccadilly and Guiness

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.

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.

The first sentiment lexicon for analyzing Internet-documents in Russia

Under the project supported by the Russian Humanitarian Scientific Fund LINIS research team has created the sentiment lexicon for analyzing Internet-documents.

Research seminar at LINIS

On September 23, 2015, LINIS hosted a research seminar on topic modeling.

How do we communicate online?

LINIS Laboratory Head Olessia Koltsova became a guest of the "Topic of the day" segment on the "Sputnik" radio station (formerly Voice Of Russia)