WSI news Interwoven LiveSite https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/latest.pageNews from WSIZ21 Projects | Latest newshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/64899FF63307410A8271C3058EA55835/010 Z21 Flyer vs 2 cropped version.pdf_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/10/z21-project-news.pageThe Z21 Innovation Fund was founded by the Web Science Institute (WSI) in 2017. Working with theSolent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) a funding programme was set up fund proof of concept projects which had the potential to be accelerated into new businesses and create new jobs in the Solent region.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/10/z21-project-news.pageTue, 13 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0100Author David Birch talks about his latest book to students and academicshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/B7620E38490E4088B8BF93D73C38E4A6/NEWS IMAGE - David Birch.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/09/david-birch.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/09/david-birch.pageTue, 06 Oct 2020 00:00:00 +0100CDT Students participate in 'virtual' NExT++ Workshop https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5CB2C932ED414D15A80B048FF0417CDF/W3C workshop March 2020 v2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/09/next-workshop.pageCDT Web Science Students were given the opportunity to participate in the 7th NExT++ Workshop, held virtually on 11 September 2020. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/09/next-workshop.pageThu, 17 Sep 2020 00:00:00 +0100Shining a spotlight on Web Science – a resounding successhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/4FC212D2416F46F2853B9CFEA021BFDD/WebSci20 - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/web-sci-20.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/web-sci-20.pageFri, 17 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0100Wendy Hall features in BBC's Inside Sciencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/FA49149413094FBC965F010077A5CC5A/BBC sounds - news.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/bbc-inside-science.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/bbc-inside-science.pageFri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0100WebSci20 panel feature in BBC's Digital Planet https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/FA49149413094FBC965F010077A5CC5A/BBC sounds - news.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/bbc-digital.page https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/bbc-digital.pageThu, 09 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0100WebSci'20 launches virtually!https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/DE258AC98362453AB6B4777FCA45A2A6/Evening seminars news release.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/websci20-goes-virtual.pageCOVID-19 pandemic lockdown meant plans to hold the international ACM Web Science Conference 2020 (#WebSci20) physically at the University of Southampton were in tatters.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/07/websci20-goes-virtual.pageMon, 06 Jul 2020 00:00:00 +0100'The Future of work in the Age of Covid-19' with Dr Daniel Susskindhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/C1328731A281436A844AC55CF5B68DD7/Daniel Susskind - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/06/dl-danielsusskind.pageOn 10 June, the WSI, in partnership with the Work Futures Research Centre hosted a virtual Distinguished Lecture. This was the first time that the WSI had hosted a Distinguished Lecture online and it was thrilled to have almost 250 participants. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/06/dl-danielsusskind.pageTue, 16 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0100Work Futures Research Centre (WFRC) relauncheshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/03C58AE971A94E8AB044866684CAD5BE/Public sector.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/05/wfrc.pageWith the future of the nature and form of work being particularly uncertain at the present time, the University of Southampton's Work Futures Research Centre (WFRC) is relaunching, with a new-look and an exciting programme of activities. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/05/wfrc.pageTue, 19 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100Why data trusts could help us better respond and rebuild from COVID-19 globallyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D3552912478D4E12A57311EFDFD8059F/Data trust.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/04/atlantic-council-wendy-hall.pageOn April 15, 2020 - Lord Tim Clement-Jones and Dame Wendy Hall shared perspectives on "Why data trusts could help us better respond and rebuild from COVID-19 globally" as part of a live video discussion moderated by David Bray, PhD, Atlantic Council GeoTech Center Director on the role of Data Trusts in the global response to and recovery from COVID-19.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/04/atlantic-council-wendy-hall.pageMon, 20 Apr 2020 00:00:00 +0100WSI Director Speaks to Parliamentarians at Portcullis Househttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/ACB5AE1DD22848F5A8E408E133ECCD45/KO parliment talk NEWS image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/kieron-ohara.pageOn 27th February, WSI Director with responsibility for policy, Kieron O’Hara, gave a keynote at the annual Parliament and Internet Conference, at Portcullis House, Westminster. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/kieron-ohara.pageThu, 19 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0000Impact of data-driven agency on life and the law explored in new bookhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/39FB635304B64E67A04DFB35FC185501/KO book image 2020.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/life-and-the-law.pageLeading scholars in computer science, law, philosophy and politics have assessed the momentous impact of data-driven agency on society in a newly published book.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/life-and-the-law.pageTue, 10 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0000Four Internets | 'Communications of the ACM' article by Kieron O'Hara and Wendy Hallhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/8DAFED70392A4B348C3655F2B68B3406/umberto-FewHpO4VC9Y-unsplash.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/four-internets-paper.pageThe vision of an open Internet is characteristic of Silicon Valley's tech pioneers. The free and efficient flow of packets of bits requires decentralization to prevent bottlenecks occurring at the central points as the system scales, open standards to allow interoperability, and IP addresses to identify the correct destination.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/four-internets-paper.pageTue, 03 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0000CDT students attend Web Science workshop in Bangalore, Indiahttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/151D984EABDC4D7B938DF8ADE597382B/India - Feb 2020 news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/cdt-visit-india.pageA group of CDT students took up the opportunity to participate in the 2020 Web Science for Development Workshop. Hosted by the International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Bangalore, the three day event brought together professionals from several domains to address issues relevant to the World Wide Web and humanity. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/cdt-visit-india.pageThu, 20 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0000Dstl hosts Web Science Cohort Conferencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/022758FA6C25461D8A0491CE4FEB2747/DSTL.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/students-visit-dstl.pageThis year’s CDT annual Cohort Conference took place at the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) in Portsdown West, hosted by Maire Byrne, a CDT alumna, now employed at Dstl. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/03/students-visit-dstl.pageWed, 12 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0000Southampton Data Science Academy to deliver IFoA Certificate in Data Sciencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/36F52169ECA24A1C9FFC98DE2C45BEE1/data-science-index.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/ifoa-certification.pageJointly accredited by the WSI and the IFoA, this new standalone credential, launches in the first quarter of this year, and will offer IFoA members a practical introduction to the concepts, tools and techniques of data science within an actuarial context.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/ifoa-certification.pageWed, 05 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0000The CDT hosts its annual writing retreat at Cumberland Lodge, near Windsorhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/86E339E521C141478F274BBF4FFC8969/CDT writing retreat 2020 - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/writing-retreat.pageThe residential event was attended by nine final year PhD students who were embarking on writing up their research. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/writing-retreat.pageTue, 04 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0000'The dream of a global internet is edging towards destruction' by Kieron O'Hara and Wendy Hallhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/493E5EF3AEC54972A112DEDFA1E2A736/wired2020_fiveinternets_sized-full.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/the-wired-2020-article.pageWSI Director's Wendy Hall and Kieron O'Hara talk about five competing visions for the internet in a article featured in The Wired World in 2020.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/02/the-wired-2020-article.pageTue, 04 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0000WSI White Paper: Building Trust through Data Foundationshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D3552912478D4E12A57311EFDFD8059F/Data trust.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/01/white-paper.pageA new White Paper has been published that sets out how to embody a Data Governance Model which builds trust, particularly when used with large group data sharing, within and between different organisations through the legal structure of a Data Foundation in the Channel Islands.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/01/white-paper.pageThu, 02 Jan 2020 00:00:00 +0000iPhD students celebrate successful MSc yearhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/640C77A850EF4F96832BEA5EF2C78B2F/Winter graduation.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/01/winter-graduation.page https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/01/winter-graduation.pageSun, 22 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0000Professor Dame Wendy Hall features in Royal Society’s People of Sciencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/6F37E67CAA5D49A695E257FB2D5899A2/WH news - people of science.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/12/people-of-science-interview.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall features in a new series of short films featuring Fellows of the Royal Society discussing their favourite scientists in history. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/12/people-of-science-interview.pageThu, 12 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0000WSI Executive Director named one of the most influential people in UK technologyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/0DF12AF2F2C844D78C6B9EB87B984BED/Wendy Hall Image Box for website.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/12/most-influencial-people-uk-tech.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall from the University of Southampton has been announced on the 10th annual UKtech50 - a list of the most influential people in the UK tech sector and is the only academic to appear on the prestigious list, published by Computer Weekly.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/12/most-influencial-people-uk-tech.pageThu, 05 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +0000CDT Students participate in NExT++ Workshop, Singaporehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/870936D6267445AC9F38B883F715CD08/Singapore research trip Nov 19.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/11/singapore-research-trip.pageCDT Web Science Students were given the opportunity to participate in the latest NExT++ Workshop, held on 11-12 November at the Carlton Hotel, Singapore along with Southampton academics, Dr Mark Weal and Professor Dame Wendy Hall.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/11/singapore-research-trip.pageFri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +0000Web Science PhD student represents the CDT at Beyond Conference 2019https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/2DD171E0B3AB4F0987A811D0C527484B/CW at Beyond Conf 2019.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/11/beyond-conference-2019.pageClare Walsh, who is in the final stages of her Web Science PhD, was selected to represent the CDT at the annual conference, which took place in Edinburgh from 20-21 November.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/11/beyond-conference-2019.pageFri, 29 Nov 2019 00:00:00 +000012th International ACM Conference on Web Science to be held in Southampton, UKhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/AD3E5F8DD56B455697E72E9CFC85C28A/News image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/06/acm-web-science-2020.pageThe Web Science Institute will be hosting the next ACM Web Science Conference in Southampton from 7th-10th July 2020. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2020/06/acm-web-science-2020.pageThu, 24 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100WSI Distinguished Lecture with Professor Phil Howardhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/E078BF283B3B40268BF13E49B80390A8/Phil Howard - news-event image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/10/dl-phil-howard.pageThe latest in our series of Distinguished Lectures was held at the University of Southampton on Tuesday 8 October to a packed lecture theatre. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/10/dl-phil-howard.pageMon, 14 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100WSI Academic Advisory Board member awarded prestigious fellowshiphttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/93FBA07970714F05925FD90E93828492/Matt Ryan - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/10/matt-ryan-ukri-fellowship.pageDr Matthew Ryan, who is a Lecturer in Governance and Public Policy, was awarded a UK Research and Innovation Future Leader Fellowship along with fellow University academic, Dr Christina Vanderwel. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/10/matt-ryan-ukri-fellowship.pageTue, 08 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100WSI hosts its first AI for Future Society (AIFS) Weekhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/721E0BDC28994B0CA5B6DF8532D12335/AIFS - text box with Image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/aifs-week-2019.pageRun in tandem with the WSTNet Web Science Summer School, AIFS Week 2019 offered PhD students the opportunity to participate in day sessions on the key topics of Digital Futures, Machine Learning and Deep Learning, Ethics for Researchers, and the Future of AI. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/aifs-week-2019.pageThu, 19 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0100Technical Challenges in delivering a Digital Built Britain | A seminar with Dr Matthew Westhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/8445F8D822F64D94B3278AC199709CB5/Matthew West - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/matthew-west-seminar.pageWe were delighted to host a seminar with Dr Matthew West on Friday 13 September at the University of Southampton. This was a fantastic opportunity for students and staff alike to hear him explore the issues that building a 'digital Britain' raises, and the approaches that have been taken in other industries to meet the requirements they give rise to. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/matthew-west-seminar.pageThu, 19 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0100WSTNet Web Science Summer School comes to Southamptonhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/39C6ABFE224145F4B6BD643074871B92/WWSSS19 Participants.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/wwsss19.pageThe WSI was delighted to host this year’s annual WSTNet Web Science Summer School, co-ordinated by Professor Les Carr and Dr Mark Weal. WWSSS’19 addressed the interdisciplinary theme of “Web Science and AI for Future Society” through a broad range of sessions covering Digital Futures, Machine Learning and Deep Learning, ethics for researchers, data visualisation and the Future of AI. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/wwsss19.pageMon, 16 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0100Professor Pauline Leonard joins the WSI team as Directorhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D8C00AE3E4DF4EE188B7F6EA4275F058/PL - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/pauline-leonard-joins-the-wsi.pagePauline Leonard is Professor of Sociology and a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences and of the Royal Society of Arts.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/pauline-leonard-joins-the-wsi.pageTue, 03 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0100'Southampton's finest invention and its pioneer tech start ups'https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/991BD6BDE58B4C43B2E28532F351B1C6/christopher-burns-271403-unsplash.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/daily-telegraph-article.pageIn a recent article published in the Daily Telegraph, Ellie Zolfagharifard talks about how the City of Southampton is 'beginning to inspire a new generation of technology pioneers'. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/daily-telegraph-article.pageTue, 03 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0100Colleagues Getting Coffee Vlog with Wendy Hall https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/BEF31D0B30F4424ABD65E2CA0C58F6A1/Colleagues Getting Coffee.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/colleagues-getting-coffee.pageWendy talks about all things AI, machine learning, women in digital, automation and the future. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/09/colleagues-getting-coffee.pageThu, 22 Aug 2019 00:00:00 +0100MSc students focus on influencing and communicatinghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/8C58169F06A347319F08CD871E10CA64/Scrabble - News.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/skills-training.pageAs the MSc Web Science summer project kicked off in June, this year’s cohort took up the opportunity to attend a half day interactive training session.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/skills-training.pageTue, 30 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100Computer scientists enhance crowdsourcing techniques for sustainable disaster reliefhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/CA829438274148018BC8BF8BC0218093/Drone - iStock-492683865.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/nesta-article.pageResearchers from the University of Southampton are testing strategies that will sustain and improve crowdsourced analysis of drone footage in humanitarian relief efforts.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/nesta-article.pageTue, 30 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100Web Science Institute & the University of Southampton Library host a talk by Kate Zwaard and Dr Colleen Shogan from the US Library of Congresshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/EA5A335D7C0F452E8849C41614D4A1BA/Library of Congress Talk.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/library-of-congress-talk.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/library-of-congress-talk.pageTue, 30 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100Students celebrate at the University of Southampton's Summer Graduationhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D05548E30482452FBBD213CBD5C4E79A/2019 Graduates 2 - news.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/iphd-graduation-2019.pageRob Blair, Jennifer Gaskell, Anna Weston, Gefion Thuermer and Jack Webster from the Web Science DTC/CDT received their Doctorates at the summer ceremony on 23 July 2019.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/iphd-graduation-2019.pageFri, 26 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100CDT students showcase their research at WebSci’19https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/A218DBFE1D91478B94334AB8290E851C/websci19 logo - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/websci19.pageThe 11th ACM Web Science conference (WebSci’19) took place at Northeastern University in Boston from 30 June to 3 July with the theme of "Synergies for the Good: The Web and Society”. This annual event attracts an international audience and offers researchers from multiple disciplines the opportunity to discuss a wide range of topical social and technical topics. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/websci19.pageTue, 16 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100AI through the looking glass: Webinar with Professor Dame Wendy Hallhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/581D5171581C4211807C6C126FD651D1/Wendy Hall Image Box for website.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/ai-with-wendy-hall.pageCo-chair of the UK Government’s review on Artificial Intelligence, Regius Professor Dame Wendy Hall, discussed the future of AI and its ethical, economic and social implications in this keynote address. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/ai-with-wendy-hall.pageTue, 09 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100BBC Media editor, Amol Rajan asks 'What kind of internet do you want?'https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/C6F8E6DBCE2C406EA1574C2B8F1364D0/global social network - news.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/bbc-news-article.pageIn an article written by Amol Rajan for the BBC News online, he talks about how he has been influenced by a paper written by Professor Dame Wendy Hall and Dr Keiron O'Hara. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/07/bbc-news-article.pageFri, 05 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0100Data Infrastructures for the AI Economy Workshop, 24 June 2019https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/EED145B3983C451FB5C9CD557C9EDC4D/George.jpeg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/data-infrastructures-ai-economy.pageHosted by the Centre for Machine Intelligence and Web Science Institute with support from the ESRC Impact Acceleration Account, the workshop brought together businesses, government, the Alan Turing Institute, the Open Data Institute, the Southampton Connect Initiative, and researchers from the University of Southampton. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/data-infrastructures-ai-economy.pageWed, 26 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100WSI to host WSTNet Web Science Summer School 2019https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/A6780862DE3A433DB7BA999966E92A0B/WWSSS19 Logo for website.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/wwsss19.pageThe WSI will be hosting the WSTNet Web Science Summer School this year at the University of Southampton between 8-13 September. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/wwsss19.pageTue, 25 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100The UK Government Office for Artificial Intelligence visits Southamptonhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/E31DA7570A9447B6B9BE261B70F7A4DF/Office for AI - news.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/office-for-ai-visit.pagePublic Policy Southampton recently co-ordinated a visit from the Government Office for Artificial Intelligence, which is responsible for overseeing the implementation of the AI and Data Grand Challenge. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/office-for-ai-visit.pageFri, 21 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100Research projects QROWD and SCIFI produce new publication: Citizen-Centric Services for Smarter Citieshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/81C1B8F259A446CCBDE275836DD7D31F/Smart City - news.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/citizen-centric-paper.pageInsights into WAIS projects QROWD and SCIFI have been brought together in a new publication on citizen-centric development of smart city services, designed to assist cities in their smart city journeys. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/citizen-centric-paper.pageThu, 20 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100Z21 startup announces $1.1m Seed roundhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/AB6A73E135644D31B0C761A00431C74E/Jaime and Daniel - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/aura-vision.pageAura Vision, which began its journey with crucial early investment from the Z21 Innovation fund has raised a $1.1M seed round, from a mix of angel investors, angel funds and corporate venture funds.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/aura-vision.pageTue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100Data Protection by Design: Building the foundations of trustworthy data sharinghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/C49CB811CADA474C87471D33701BC666/data protection - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/data-pitch-paper.pageThe University of Southampton will be presenting a paper on the popular topic of Data Trusts at the Data for Policy Conference which is due to take place at UCL, London on 11-12 June 2019. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/06/data-pitch-paper.pageSun, 02 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100Members of the ICO visit Southamptonhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D67C9094FF774D9097631C110A7ACF8E/Privacy laptop - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/05/ico-guest-lecture.pageSimon McDougall and Reuben Binns from the Information Commissioner’s Office visited the University to give a talk on Privacy, Data Protection and Auditing, to Web Science CDT students on Tuesday 21 May 2019.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/05/ico-guest-lecture.pageFri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100CDT Students participate in Next++ Workshop, Singaporehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/0C03EEE8EA2E462F8D73E800604BCBA1/Singapore Apr 2019 - news item.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/05/singapore-research-trip.pageCDT Web Science Students were given the opportunity to visit Singapore and participate in a NExT++ Project Workshop as part of their Web Science iPhD programme. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/05/singapore-research-trip.pageWed, 01 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100CDT students take part in a Media Training eventhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/CA2F2468B4D7418F97A88BB9B767720B/Bill Thompson - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/media-training.pageWe were delighted to have Bill Thompson who is Principle Research Engineer in Research and Development (R&D) at the BBC run a half day training event at the University of Southampton, to help develop students ability to communicate their research to the world using various types of media. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/media-training.pageWed, 10 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0100CDT students participate in Government policy-making workshophttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/1266A86532524E58BB08938D1F89BC01/20190321_094155.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/04/cdt-students-participate-in-government-policy-making-workshop.pageFour Web Science PhD students took the opportunity to try out their policy-making skills during a visit to the Houses of Parliament, organised by Public Policy Southampton. They met MPs and participated in a Treasury workshop led by the Cabinet Office Open Innovation Team. Using government expenditure data, the group were tasked with generating their own policy decisions to make budget savings in keeping with the requirements of the Government’s forthcoming Spending Review. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/04/cdt-students-participate-in-government-policy-making-workshop.pageThu, 04 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0100Best New Innovator 2019https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/191EA96FA88745A1A94AFFFDADEC84C0/BOON.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/04/boon-best-innovator-19.pageZ21 funded project 'Boon' has taken home the Best New Innovator Award at Venturefest South 2019.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/04/boon-best-innovator-19.pageThu, 04 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0100Z21 funded project 'Intro' to feature at Venturefest South 2019https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/FA08E0A305CD405A9D3C2B9E308F01F5/Purple phone - News image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/intro-z21project.pageFounders, Tom Phipps and Max Beech, will be keynote speakers at Venturefest South 2019. In addition, their QR tech is being built into every stand which will allow every exhibiting business to have a profile on their platform - that's over 100 businesses! https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/intro-z21project.pageWed, 27 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000Short online courses with Southampton Data Science Academy - 50% discount for UOS staff and studentshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/3A7160129145461296809723D397A9E7/glenn-carstens-peters-203007-unsplash.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/cpd-courses.pageWe offer a range of Continuing Professional Development courses (CPD) in Data Science and are primarily targeted at professionals requiring general as well as sector related skills in this fascinating area. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/cpd-courses.pageWed, 27 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000Z21 startup takes its place at Silicon Valley's Y Combinator acceleratorhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/AB6A73E135644D31B0C761A00431C74E/Jaime and Daniel - news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/aura-vision.pageAura Vision, a Z21 Innovation project, outshone thousands of candidates to join the latest cohort of the world-famous accelerator, which has launched countless global brands including Airbnb, Dropbox and Reddit.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/aura-vision.pageFri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000POLITICO AI Summit - Keynote interview with Professor Dame Wendy Hallhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/0DF12AF2F2C844D78C6B9EB87B984BED/Wendy Hall Image Box for website.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/wendy-hall-ai-summit.pageWatch the exclusive interview where Professor Hall highlights the work the UK is leading on data trusts, AI skills and more. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/wendy-hall-ai-summit.pageThu, 21 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000Web Science Doctoral Training Centre celebrates 10 years of Web Science doctoral researchhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5D3A2BE61B834641880BBB7726AEF4AA/News image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/dtc-showcase.pageThe EPSRC Web Science Doctoral Training Centre (DTC) recently marked the end of its ten year grant with a showcase highlighting the achievements of alumni and current students. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/dtc-showcase.pageFri, 15 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000MSc students present research project proposalshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/FB8B0F9246524A64B46809EFC6663AEB/News image MSc presentation slide.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/msc-presentations.pageThis year’s MSc Web Science students had their first opportunity to share their current research interests with an audience of CDT students. The session was chaired by MSc Programme Leader Professor Les Carr and CDT Director, Dr Mark Weal. The MSc summer projects would be developed in due course into full PhD research proposals by those students continuing onto year 2 of the iPhD Web Science programme. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/msc-presentations.pageTue, 05 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000CDT students enhance their academic networking skillshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/506A6FDB5F924B10809B6C9CEEFD31EF/Networking Skills image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/networking-skills-training.pageDoctoral researchers from the Web Science CDT and South Coast DTP joined forces to take part in an interactive networking session led by Impact Factory. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/networking-skills-training.pageTue, 05 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000Social Machines book publishedhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/334524EDD3574E99BCC282C999AA6023/Book Cover image box for web.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/sociam-book.pageA new book "The Theory and Practice of Social Machines" has been published by Springer. This is an exciting new output from the SOCIAM project in which the University of Southampton was a partner.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/03/sociam-book.pageFri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000Professor Susan Halford delivers her ex-augural lecturehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/4EA03F9CF5D246FCA8791F4532CDF739/News image WH and SH.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/02/ex-augural-lecture-susan-halford.pageProfessor Susan Halford delivered a lecture entitled "Digital Futures: the difference Web Science makes", at the University of Southampton on Monday 11 February to a room full of ex colleagues, external guests and past and present students.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/02/ex-augural-lecture-susan-halford.pageWed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0000Ordnance Survey hosts CDT conferencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D4C7663A2E664561BFD253C58CC9DDFF/Image Slideshow 1.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/02/cdt-cohort-conference-2019.pageJeremy Morley, Chief Geospatial Scientist, welcomed CDT students to the Ordnance Survey Headquarters in Southampton for their annual cohort conference. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/02/cdt-cohort-conference-2019.pageWed, 06 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0000W3C UK and Ireland office host two day event to discuss digital accessibiltyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D7ECDBFD515747F8B1A317014520C8C1/News image COGA W3C group.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/02/w3c-event.pageThe W3C UK and Ireland office based in the University of Southampton, hosted a two day meeting of 13 members of the Cognitive and Learning Disabilities Accessibility Task Force (Cognitive A11Y TF) on January 28th and 29th 2019. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/02/w3c-event.pageWed, 06 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0000Dagstuhl Seminar: 10 Years of Web Science report publishedhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.ukhttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/01/dagstuhl-report.pageThe report, co-authored by Professor Susan Halford, documents the program and the outcomes of Dagstuhl Seminar that took place in Schloss Dagstuhl from 25-29 June 2018.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/01/dagstuhl-report.pageWed, 16 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0000WSI Brochurehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/7C677BC910BA405CBB3D5572D11A491B/Front page for image with text.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/01/brochure.pageOur new brochure has been published and is now available to view and download.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2019/01/brochure.pageFri, 04 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0000Z21 Innovation Fund: Call for Applications for MVP Fundinghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/64899FF63307410A8271C3058EA55835/010 Z21 Flyer vs 2 cropped version.pdf_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/z21-call.pageThe Z21 Innovation Fund is a collaboration between the Web Science Institute (WSI) at the University of Southampton and the Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The mission of the Fund is to accelerate University of Southampton Web startups towards investment and rapid growth and create high-tech jobs in the Solent region.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/z21-call.pageWed, 19 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000CDT Annual Winter Networking Eventhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F31CCEC887B3448B80A0D641BFD9969F/CDT Winter Event 2018 news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/cdt-winter-networking-event.pageOver fifty CDT students, alumni and staff gathered for the annual Winter Networking event at the Maritimo Lounge in Ocean Village, Southampton. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/cdt-winter-networking-event.pageMon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000iPhD students celebrate MSc Graduationhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/BA9A368F4C3442EAACE3F4D11EF4F49A/All MSc Graduates News image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/msc-graduation-2018.pageThe CDT’s 2017 cohort have completed the MSc Web Science programme and received their awards at the University’s Winter Graduation ceremony. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/msc-graduation-2018.pageFri, 14 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000A Distinguished Lecture with Rob Kitchinhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/0468FEBB1B7C44DCAA9FD73A4B52B259/Rob Kitchin_portrait 2016.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/distinguished-lecture-rob-kitchin.pageRob Kitchin, Professor at the Institute of Social Science, Maynooth University delivered a Distinguished Lecture on 5 December 2018 at the University of Southampton.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/distinguished-lecture-rob-kitchin.pageWed, 12 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000Four Internets: The Geopolitics of Digital Governance - Paper publishedhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/EA6FC95784B3424C8123DBE63F1F734E/Four Internets Paper - News image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/10-four-internets-geopolitics-digital-governance.pagePaper published today in CIGI (Centre for International Govenance Innovation) by Dame Wendy Hall and Dr Kieron O'Hara.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/10-four-internets-geopolitics-digital-governance.pageMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000BOON spreads the joy of Christmas giving using artificial intelligencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/191EA96FA88745A1A94AFFFDADEC84C0/BOON.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/10-boon.pageAnother Z21 Innovation project BOON, goes live today.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/12/10-boon.pageMon, 10 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000CDT Students attend an International Workshop at the University of Naples Frederico IIhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/0324FB8A157649C8A9AF4817AFBB9122/Group image for news image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/naples-trip.pageCDT students and staff participated in an international workshop on Digital Research Designs with staff and students from the Social Sciences department at the University of Naples Federico II. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/naples-trip.pageThu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000WSI hosts a workshop with Academics from Tsinghau Universtiyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/B0AD89F622A24F8CB1B08BB945CE52DF/Group image for website news page.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/tsinghau-workshop.pageThe event which took place on 26-27 November 2018 at the Grand Harbour Hotel in Southampton, was attended by a wide range of experts from both Southampton and Tsinghau Universities, Imperial College, London, and Southampton Connect. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/tsinghau-workshop.pageThu, 29 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000Do You Know How Much Data You Are Giving Away?https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/8FEBF31716DC4393B4D7C8167942C777/smart phone social media news item.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/how-much-data-video.pageDr Kate Lyle worked with CDT students to produce a public engagement activity about Big Data as part of her RAEng Ingenious Award funded project. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/how-much-data-video.pageFri, 23 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000CDT students participate in research workshop in Chinahttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/840C6F9E0B26498FAE23044C0A9F2ED2/China trip Nov 18 Group Photo.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/china-trip.pageA group of students were invited to participate in a two day workshop at the Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China, between 30 October and 3 November 2018.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/china-trip.pageThu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000Lecture and discussion with Liam Maxwellhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/821C420296F04BEF92C6E88496C2708F/News image LIAM MAXWELL.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/10/liam-maxwell-in-discussion.pageLiam Maxwell, the UK Government’s National Technology Adviser visited the University of Southampton on 26 October to hold a lecture and discussion with our Web Science iPhD students.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/10/liam-maxwell-in-discussion.pageThu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000A Distinguished Lecture with Alex Rehdinghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/CCF1626CA1FE4819AE54FDB27E02BEF0/Alex Rehding.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/distinguished-lecture-alex-rehding.pageAlex Rehding, Fanny Peabody Professor of Music at Harvard University delivered a Distinguished Lecture on Monday 29 October 2018 at the University of Southampton.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/11/distinguished-lecture-alex-rehding.pageMon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000Web Science CDT welcomes new iPhD Cohorthttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/884C444CAF06498BBA5FFE4A6A8FB6F2/Dr Mark Weal.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/09/welcome-event-2018.pageThe Web Science Centre for Doctoral Training held an Induction event on Monday 24 September to welcome the 2018 cohort of new students to the 4 year integrated Web Science iPhD programme. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/09/welcome-event-2018.pageWed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100Z21 Innovation Fund supports startup BOON https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/EE843B345E7543DA963658B20009CF2F/BOON startup.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/09/z21-startup-dylangrey.pageGraduate Dylan Grey developed the idea for BOON during his Masters in Electronic Engineering at the University of Southampton and received funding from the Z21 Innovation Fund. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/09/z21-startup-dylangrey.pageThu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100WSI Seminar with George Tileschhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/7E15EC6B7D2C43EA876A8475C1DCCB28/George Tilesch Photo.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/09/george-tilesch.pageGeorge Tilesch visited the University of Southampton on 11 September to give a seminar on the Artificial Intelligence revolution in a talk entitled 'AI: In Whose Image?'https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/09/george-tilesch.pageFri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100Big Data Engagement at the Farnborough Air Show (20-21/7/2018) and the Country File Roadshow 4-5/8/2018)https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D52628421B40474CA29A925815F3F8FB/Public Engagement image 4.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/08/big-data-engagement.pageA small team of Web Science students participated in an engagement activity with Dr Kate Lyle around Big Data awareness at both the Farnborough Air Show and the Country File Roadshow this summer. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/08/big-data-engagement.pageThu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100CDT represented at the Web Science Trust Summer Schoolhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/3DBFB735501048A4904CB9DE6A07406E/Fernando WSTSS 2018.JPG_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/08/wst-summer-school-hannover.pageCDT student Fernando Santos Sanchez, based in the Faculty of Medicine, attended the 2018 WST Summer School which was held in Hannover, Germany.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/08/wst-summer-school-hannover.pageThu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100CDT students attend the 2018 Digital Economy Network Summer Schoolhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/54FEED0B4CC4454296B34F84922385F5/summer_school_logo_2018_final_jpg__459x363_q85_subsampling-2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/07/den-summer-school-2018.pageThe 2018 Summer School, hosted by the Centre for Digital Entertainment was held in the stunning Italian Villa venue in Poole. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/07/den-summer-school-2018.pageWed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100Four CDT Students attend Brave Conversations, Londonhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/240D670D00F649A08608C31B3FD4A10B/Brave Conversations for News page.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/brave-conversations.pageRafael Melgarejo Heredia, Steve Anning, Juljan Krause and Clare Walsh were all invited to participate in a discussion about how the Web has grown, and how they might want it to develop in the future. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/brave-conversations.pageTue, 03 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100Town Hall Meeting | The Alan Turing Institute Partnership | 15 June 2018https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/341FAB091AAE4D01ACDDBF7DBF3B3A40/ATI.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/town-hall-meeting-ai-15-june-2018.pageUniversity of Southampton staff are invited to attend a Town Hall discussion with Sir Alan Wilson, CEO of The Alan Turing Institute (ATI) the national Institute for Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/town-hall-meeting-ai-15-june-2018.pageFri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100Web Science CDT Students attend WebSci18https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D88C741989F34B34B7B5D14D1D5A1094/https___websci18.webscience logo.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/students-amsterdam-websci18.pageWeb Science DTC students were given the opportunity to attend the annual Web Science Conference at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/students-amsterdam-websci18.pageFri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100Bots, Humans and Businesshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/0981F18F0E324EE5AAF58B5B2704B799/Bots, Humans and business News itempng.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/bots-humans-business.pageCustomers are more intelligent and resourceful than ever, and so are machines. Both bring great promise and potential danger to business in a time when government oversight is increasing around the world — and the full implications of our many global challenges are still to play out. This means that it is imperative for business executives and governmental agencies to prepare for this as best they can. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/bots-humans-business.pageWed, 06 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100iClic and the Web Science Centre for Doctoral Training host a day of presentations and discussions about the new General Data Protection Regulationhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/3BC8A8581F774614B56B1E02328AC2A7/Julia Reda.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/gdpr-day.pageThe conference, hosted by Dr Sophie Stalla-Bourdillion from iClic, and Gefion Thuermer from the Centre for Doctoral Training, took place at the University of Southampton on 25th May, the day the new GDPR came into force. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/06/gdpr-day.pageTue, 05 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100CDT Students research trip to Hong Kong and Taiwanhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/E4B5C23C456C4F7FB6D2EC34F781BE3E/Pic15.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/05/hongkong-taiwan.pageA group of students were invited to participate in a Humanities/Music research trip to visit partner institutions between 17 and 25 May. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/05/hongkong-taiwan.pageWed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 +0100CDT Students research visit to Shanghai, Chinahttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/1F20253EE504401B8A8F8AB002E66B5E/Photo for news item.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/04/shanghai-visit.pageStudents were invited to participate in a 5 day research trip to Shanghai University in March 2018. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/04/shanghai-visit.pageThu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100A Distinguished Lecture with Richard Rogers, 'Otherwise Engaged: Social Media from Vanity Metrics to Critical Analytics’https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/03/distinguished-lecture-richard-rogers.pageIn a talk to an audience of Academics and Students, Professor Rogers calls for a change in how social networks are studied by Social Researchers.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/03/distinguished-lecture-richard-rogers.pageThu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100University of Southampton Entrepreneurs secure £100k seed investment for retail customer tracking systemhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/48E859DE35DC4CD48A2480576149450E/Aura Vision Labs - Jaime and Daniel vs2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/03/aura-vision-article.pageMachine learning experts from the University of Southampton have completed a £100,000 seed investment deal for a retail technology startup that has been supported by the Web Science Institute’s Z21 Innovation Fund.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/03/aura-vision-article.pageTue, 27 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0100Web Science CDT staff and students attend the EPSRC Digital Economy Network Annual Meetinghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/59BA051333194932AB775DF4BD5E6ADA/DEN Showcase Feb 2018 (3).jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/den-showcase.pageThe meeting which was held at the Digital Catapult Centre, London is an opportunity to discuss plans for DEN activities in the coming year and to network with key stakeholders, staff and students from other DEN Member CDTs. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/den-showcase.pageFri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000DTC/CDT Writing Retreat 2018https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/B4975571B2F940758A4B9A9D0E824BC1/writing retreat group photo 2018.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/cdt-writing-retreat.pageThe Centre for Doctoral Training 'Writing Retreat' was held this year at Cumberland Lodge, located in the the middle of the Windsor Great Park from 5-8th January. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/cdt-writing-retreat.pageWed, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000Wellcome Trust Talk with Tom Scotthttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/0A3A9DBFEAB04334ADF6129B4F0DD22F/tom scott.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/tom-scott-wellcome-talk.pageOn Monday 5 February, a number of students attended a talk given by Tom Scott, Head of Digital Engagement at the Wellcome Collection Museum and Library. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/tom-scott-wellcome-talk.pageWed, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000CDT Students Research visit to Singaporehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/C31B621F1B32410782FFC6C4E03CDF91/Wellness Poster cropped version.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/studenttrip-singapore.pageThree of our iPHD students, Claire Walsh, Jonathan Staniforth and Sarah Hewitt spent five days in Singapore and attended The Wellness Seminar 2018.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/02/studenttrip-singapore.pageWed, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0000WSI partners Fawley Waterside: An Intelligent Merchant Cityhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/09137F6FB5524B9B92820EA1CBEE19E7/Core Technical Group at the Launch.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/01/wsi-partners-fawley-waterside.pageThe Web Science Institute has partnered with Fawley Waterside Limited as they embark on building a new 'intelligent' town on the outskirts of Southampton. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/01/wsi-partners-fawley-waterside.pageFri, 12 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0000Fully Funded iPhD opportunitites available in the Web Science Centre for Doctoral Traininghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/928C4D20315349E2A22F4F13DB05018B/DTC image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/01/iphd-studentship.pageWe are inviting applications now for our 2018 intake. The Web Science Centre for Doctoral Training at Southampton is looking for the best and brightest students. The award is open to all disciplines and we currently have PhD students from many different disciplines: Computer Science, Law, Sociology, Music, Languages, Geography, Politics, Education and more.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2018/01/iphd-studentship.pageThu, 11 Jan 2018 00:00:00 +0000Web Science students celebrate MSc graduationhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/1CE220C75BF84EA9A227C80E85ACAAAD/MSc 2017 graduation (1).jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/12/msc-graduation-2017.pageStudents who successfully completed the MSc Web Science have been awarded their degrees at the University’s Winter Graduation ceremony. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/12/msc-graduation-2017.pageFri, 15 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000Z21 feature in Winter edition of RE:ACTIONhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/64899FF63307410A8271C3058EA55835/010 Z21 Flyer vs 2 cropped version.pdf_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/12/z-21-feature-re-action.pageZ21 Innovation Fund beta project Aura Vision, founded by 2 PhD students, feature on page 16 of the University of Southampton Winter edition of RE:ACTION. Click on the button below to read the article.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/12/z-21-feature-re-action.pageWed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000Web Science CDT students get hands on Terrarium-building experiencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/C1772E4553844866BBC706E6448483B3/Terrarium workshop - Dec 17 - group photo.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/12/terrarium-workshop.pageThe Web Science Center for Doctoral Training held a Terrarium-building workshop led by Will Lawrence, one of our Web Science Students, and his company Jar and Fern. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/12/terrarium-workshop.pageWed, 06 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0000Playwright Rory Mullarkey visits the Web Science Institutehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5E2B5B96067F461E9E26175D11654A7B/WSI Image vs 3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/11/rory-mullarkey-visit.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/11/rory-mullarkey-visit.pageWed, 22 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000Z21 Innovation Fund to accelerate University of Southampton start upshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/64899FF63307410A8271C3058EA55835/010 Z21 Flyer vs 2 cropped version.pdf_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/11/z-21-launch.pageThe fund, a collaboration between the University of Southampton and the Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP), launched on Wednesday 15 November 2017, with an event at the University’s Highfield Campus during Global Entrepreneurship Week that saw representatives of Solent LEP and the Web Science Institute unveil plans alongside investors, external mentors, students and University staff.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/11/z-21-launch.pageWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0000Ben Williamson Seminarhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/9CE99DA9046B41FF807978C49156AE62/WSI one year on image.bmp_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/11/ben-williamson-seminar.pageThe Web Science Institute was delighted to host a seminar with Dr Ben Williamson here at the University of Southampton on 25 October 2017. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/11/ben-williamson-seminar.pageWed, 25 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100A Distinguished Lecture with Mireille Hildebrandthttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/99811D67023047A5BA6F668B59C3CB64/Blod image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/10/distinguished-lecture-mireillehildebrandt.pageThe Web Science Institute was delighted to host Mireille Hildebrandt at the University of Southampton on Monday 9 October to deliver the 10th in the series of Web Science Institute Distinguished Lectures, entitled "Interpretation and Prediction: Magical Thinking in ML". https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/10/distinguished-lecture-mireillehildebrandt.pageWed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100Call for applications for WSI Research Collaboration Stimulus Fund Grants 2017-18, CLOSING DATE 6 September 2017https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/9CE99DA9046B41FF807978C49156AE62/WSI one year on image.bmp_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/08/research-collaboration-stimulus-fund-call-2017-18.pageThe Web Science Institute has been granted a Research Collaboration Stimulus Fund for 2017/18. This is funded from the Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF) to stimulate interactions with government, industry and other users of University research and to pump-prime research initiatives that will lead to much larger grant and contract proposals for 2018/19.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/08/research-collaboration-stimulus-fund-call-2017-18.pageThu, 24 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0100iPhD Web Science Student completes a two week work placement at the Houses of Parliamenthttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/928C4D20315349E2A22F4F13DB05018B/DTC image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/08/jack-webster.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/08/jack-webster.pageThu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0100Business Stories with Gerard Grechhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/07B4C3230D8B4357BF02E52BE92F4A23/Gerard Grech.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/06/gerard-grech-talk.pageGerard Grech, CEO fo Tech City UK, gave an informal interview with Lohan Presencer on Friday 9 June to both staff and students at the University of Southampton. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/06/gerard-grech-talk.pageWed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100Business Stories with Judith Clegghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/05/judith-clegg.pageThe first of our monthly events titled 'Business Stories' was on 12 May 2017, with Judith Clegg, CEO and Founder of Takeout.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/05/judith-clegg.pageThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0100Web Science student secures 20k to develop apphttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/928C4D20315349E2A22F4F13DB05018B/DTC image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/05/travis-ralph-donaldson-startupdeal.pageTravis Ralph-Donaldson who attended the University of Southampton's Dragons' Den Competition on Saturday 13 May 2017, has secured the investment for his app 'Handy Kanji'.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/05/travis-ralph-donaldson-startupdeal.pageThu, 25 May 2017 00:00:00 +0100iPhD Studentships: Web Science Innovationhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/9CE99DA9046B41FF807978C49156AE62/WSI one year on image.bmp_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/02/phd-opportunites-web-science-innovation.pageFully funded 4 year iPhD studentships are available for September 2017 start - Deadline for funding consideration is 31 May 2017. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/02/phd-opportunites-web-science-innovation.pageFri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +0100Web Science goes 'Down Under'https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/22E7321F57E848C0A6CC3E26701B07BB/WhatsApp Image 2017-04-08 at 09.00.22.jpeg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/05/web-science-goes-down-under-blog.pageProfessor Susan Halford along with four Web Science students, attend the Brave Conversations 2017 Web Science Conference in Canberra, Australia.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/05/web-science-goes-down-under-blog.pageFri, 19 May 2017 00:00:00 +0100A Distinguished Lecture with Paul Maltbyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/9EA16189E54D435C95A4F8A1B9E1FAF7/paul-maltby v1.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/03/wsi-distinguished-lecture-paul-maltby.pageThe Web Science Institute was delighted to have Paul Maltby here at the University of Southampton on Friday 10 March, speaking to an audience of Students, Academics and Industry guests about Transformative Data.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/03/wsi-distinguished-lecture-paul-maltby.pageFri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000A Career in Web Analyticshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/9CE99DA9046B41FF807978C49156AE62/WSI one year on image.bmp_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/03/a-career-in-web-analytics.pageGuest speaker Adrian Kingwell, Managing Director, Mezzo Labs, gave a brief overview of what a web analytics agency does and then describe a "day in the life" of a web analyst. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/03/a-career-in-web-analytics.pageThu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0000Critical Engagement with Digital Health Technologies for NHS STPshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/CB2ED6884D6B449AAE15749774ADFD1E/Critical Engagement Event Jan 17 (2).jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/01/critical-engagement-with-digital-health-technologies.pageWhat happens when forty researchers, patients, entrepreneurs and health and social care staff come together to discuss digital technologies and their impact on NHS sustainability and transformation? https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2017/01/critical-engagement-with-digital-health-technologies.pageFri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000WebScience@10: Celebrationshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/734C298D5B8044B5BF360D179BB90729/WebScience@10Image.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/11/webscienceat10.pageThe innovative discipline of Web Science was 10 years old this year, and students and staff were invited to help celebrate this important anniversary by joining the global birthday party on Tuesday 29 November. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/11/webscienceat10.pageFri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000WSI Strategic Partnership Manager and ECS Undergraduate Students help put the UK as a leading nation in Building Information Modellinghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5E2B5B96067F461E9E26175D11654A7B/WSI Image vs 3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/11/gdpbim.pageThis pioneering work came about through the research of programme leader and Strategic Partnership Manager at the University’s Web Science Institute, Dr Sepi Chakaveh and has enabled Undergraduate students from Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton to play a part in the development of the UK as a leading nation in Building Information Modelling (BIM). https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/11/gdpbim.pageThu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000Fully Funded 4 Year iPhD opportunites available for October 2017.https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/928C4D20315349E2A22F4F13DB05018B/DTC image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/10/iphd-opportunities-for-2016-intake.pageThe Web Science Centre for Doctoral Training at the University of Southampton is offering fully funded studentships for 4-year PhD training (MSc + PhD). The combined masters and PhD degree has no fees to pay and a tax-free stipend to study the World Wide Web.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/10/iphd-opportunities-for-2016-intake.pageThu, 03 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000The Web Science Institute was excited to have Professor Jeanette Hofmann deliver a Distinguished Lecture at the University of Southampton on Friday 14 October.https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5D185961DAC746689B59D84C45B5AA8B/Photo.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/11/wsi-distinguished-lecture-jeanette-hofmann.pageProfessor Hofmann of the Social Science Research Centre Berlin (WZB) gave a talk entitled "Democratic self-determination in a digital age".https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/11/wsi-distinguished-lecture-jeanette-hofmann.pageThu, 03 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000Web visionaries celebrate “strong match” that will promote the development of global Web standardshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/387BA2A2EE234397A4E87BC9F31E005E/Bernard Gidon.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/10/w3c-launch.pageThe University of Southampton’s Web Science Institute (WSI) was praised for its “energy and community” at the official launch of a new partnership that will help the adoption and implementation of Web standards in the UK.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/10/w3c-launch.pageFri, 21 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100WSI hosts a seminar with Anni Rowland-Campbellhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/10/wsi-lunch-anni-rowland-campbell.pageAt the Web Science Institute seminar held earlier this week, Anni Rowland-Campbell spoke on the socio-technical changes that are happening in the world as a result of the Social Machine, which began with the World Wide Web. The talk focused on Tim Berners-Lee proposal of the Web where the “people do the creative work and the machine does the administration”1. Setting out to challenge this, Rowland-Campbell argued that the balance between “man” and “machine” is changing, and the idea of humanity is changing as a result. In her talk she provides a number of suggestions on how this symbiotic relationship between man and machine may play out. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/10/wsi-lunch-anni-rowland-campbell.pageFri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0100Professor Susan Halford, Director of the Web Science Institute has been made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA).https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/3C89A06872FE4FA2A36224037BE402F2/Halford.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/08/susan-halford-raefellowship.pageProfessor Halford has been honoured by the RSA in recognition of her innovative work as Director of the Web Science Institute, and longstanding contribution to social science research. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/08/susan-halford-raefellowship.pageThu, 04 Aug 2016 00:00:00 +0100Web Science Student awarded WSI Prizehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/63E8DAC6BA944815B905743FBD48F1FA/WS Student Wins WSI Prize.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/07/student-wins-wsi-prize-2016.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/07/student-wins-wsi-prize-2016.pageThu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0100Web Science Institute hosts Ethics Symposium at Taylor Wessing, Londonhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/A0940878C5974652A334DFB5A56BB1EA/WSI 2016 Ethics Symposium - PPT Slides colour - V1.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/07/observing-the-web-ethics-workshop.pageThe Web Science Institute hosted an Ethics Symposium at Taylor Wessing, London on Tuesday, 19th July 2016 bringing together experts and practitioners from a wide range of stakeholders who focussed on the specific challenges of data sharing.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/07/observing-the-web-ethics-workshop.pageFri, 22 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0100WSI Distinguished Lecture with Tom Steinberghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/8BB88D80C25A4A9CB52A05D3EA20CD36/Tom Steinberg v3.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/07/wsi-distinguished-lecture-tom-steinberg.pageThe Web Science Instiute was proud to host a Distinguished Lecture with Tom Steinberg, founder of mySociety at the University of Southampton on Friday 8th July 2016.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/07/wsi-distinguished-lecture-tom-steinberg.pageThu, 14 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0100Web Science Institute Executive Director named as one of the most influential women in UK Engineeringhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F28F7F26FA8646C09E734D020949E3B8/Wendy Hall 2014 448x335.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/06/wendy-hall-most-influential-2016.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall from the University of Southampton has been named as one of the ‘Top 50 Women in Engineering’. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/06/wendy-hall-most-influential-2016.pageThu, 23 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0100The Future of the Internet is at risk say global web expertshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/6250E17219C44B5CB8E22841F1C8C1F7/Dame Wendy Hall Suffrage Award.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_INLINE (1).jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/06/future-of-the-internet.pageGlobal web experts, including Professor Dame Wendy Hall, Executive Director of the Web Science Institute, University of Southampton, have warned that the future of the Internet is at a crossroads and we must act quickly to safeguard its future.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/06/future-of-the-internet.pageThu, 23 Jun 2016 00:00:00 +0100World Wide Web Consortium selects Web Science Institute at the University of Southampton to host UK & Ireland Officehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D3988D8A9B464F4AA341B492B69A74A6/webscience-institute.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/w3c-news-release.pageThe World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is pleased to announce that the Web Science Institute (WSI) at the University of Southampton has become the W3C UK & Ireland Office.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/w3c-news-release.pageTue, 31 May 2016 00:00:00 +0100Web Science CDT Student wins Best Paper Award at Web Science 2016 Conferencehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/E63D94CC09564416A2C660AD4C0A54A0/CDT Student Niko Tskalakis - Best Paper Prize 2016.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/cdt-student-wins-best-paper-award.pageNiko Tsakalakis, a first year Web Science student at the University of Southampton’s Centre for Doctoral Training, has won the Best Paper Award at this week’s Web Science Conference in Hannover, Germany. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/cdt-student-wins-best-paper-award.pageThu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 +0100Call for Papers, 3rd International Workshop on the Sharing Economy 15-16 September 2016, University of Southamptonhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/call-for-papers.pageThe submission window opens on February 15th; the deadline is June 1st 2016; notification of authors is July 1st 2016. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/call-for-papers.pageFri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 +0100Cross Institute Datathon: Asthmahttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D32B3011D05B461291B5E038629A67A9/KPMG Data Observatory Facility, Imperial.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/cross-institute-datathon-asthma.pageInitiated by the Southampton Institutes, the latest Datathon programme was hosted at the Data Science Institute, Imperial College, creating the opportunity for diverse teams from Web Science, Medical Research, Data Science and Bioinformatics to explore the integration of social machines with medical data around the theme of asthma.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/05/cross-institute-datathon-asthma.pageTue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 +0100Fully funded PhD opportunities available in the Web Science Centre for Doctoral Traininghttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/928C4D20315349E2A22F4F13DB05018B/DTC image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/cdt-phd-advert.pageThe Web is a foundational technology that supports a mobile infrastructure of social networks and big data services, powering the emerging digital economy. Web Science explores the impact of the Web on all aspects of human society, from the individual right through to national and global scales, on the one hand investigating the technical capabilities of its distributed information infrastructure and on the other scrutinising the public policy and social practices that have made it a transformative global phenomenon.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/cdt-phd-advert.pageFri, 29 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0100CEG Digital Announces Partnership with University of Southamptonhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/28055CA4FA2144F98505DFBF74111597/raised-hand-featured-boxes-medium.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/cpd-course-press-release.pageCEG is proud to announce a new partnership with the Web Science Institute at the University of Southampton.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/cpd-course-press-release.pageThu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0100WSI Director Professor Dame Wendy Hall takes research position in the residence at the Library of Congresshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F28F7F26FA8646C09E734D020949E3B8/Wendy Hall 2014 448x335.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/wendy-hall-klugechair.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall has arrived at The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress, Washington DC as the Kluge Chair in Technology and Society. Her tenure began on March 24. She will be in residence for three months.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/wendy-hall-klugechair.pageThu, 07 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0100Twitter celebrates it's 10th Birthdayhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/13C468777158460385D3173B5BB078BF/Twitter WSI.PNG_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/10year-twitter.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall and Dr Lisa Harris reflect on the impact of 10 years of Twitter. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/04/10year-twitter.pageThu, 31 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0100Professor Dame Wendy Hall named one of the top fifty most inspirational women in European technologyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/7911BB0BCF3549B098EA6B646CA8B21A/Wendy Hall 2014 2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/03/wendy-hall-inspiringfifty-article.pageWeb Science Institute Executive Director, Professor Dame Wendy Hall has been named by the Inspiring Fifty programme as one of the top most inspirational women in European technology.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2016/03/wendy-hall-inspiringfifty-article.pageFri, 11 Mar 2016 00:00:00 +0000WSI Distinguished Lecture with JP Rangaswamihttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/52B0F0BA167F40BE94571C659C1D39C3/JP_Main headshot.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/11/wsi-distinguished-lecture-jp-rangaswami.pageThe Web Science Institute was delighted to host a Distinguished Lecture with JP Rangaswami of Deutsche Bank at the University of Southampton on Monday 12 October 2015.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/11/wsi-distinguished-lecture-jp-rangaswami.pageMon, 02 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0000Former Web Science Student awarded major funding for pioneering web solutionhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/58032936430F46D1A9C3A6E407A5FA13/blupoint 2.PNG_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/10/pioneering-web-solution-award.pageDr Mike Santer, a former Web Science student at the University of Southampton is the Founder and Director of BluPoint which has been awarded £0.5m by InnovateUK to launch its "pop-up" local web technology.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/10/pioneering-web-solution-award.pageThu, 15 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0100Cross-Institute Datathon: Mobilisation and Emergency Responses to Natural Disasters, 21 July 2015https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/891A6040A266404782DF29B8B3447987/PastedGraphic- version 2.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/08/cross-institute-datathon.pageThe Institute for Life Sciences, Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute and the Web Science Institute held a one day Cross-Institute Datathon on 21 July 2015, the aim of which was to develop interdisciplinary data analysis skills across the University.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/08/cross-institute-datathon.pageMon, 03 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0100Call for applications for WSI Research Collaboration Stimulus Fund Grants 2015-16 CLOSING DATE 7 August 2015https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/07/call-for-papers.pageThe Web Science Institute has been granted a £100,000 Research Collaboration Stimulus Fund for 2015/16.This is funded from the Higher Education Innovation Fund (HEIF) allocated to the University by HEFCE to stimulate interactions with business, government, industry and other users of University research.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/07/call-for-papers.pageMon, 13 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0100Web Science Institute "One Year On": Privacy and Trust in the Era of Big Data Analyticshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/762BAEBC783446308EC0D4900C27B26C/WSI One Year on Image with text.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/06/wsi-one-year-on.pageThe WSI held a special event in London on Monday 8 June to celebrate it's First Birthday bringing together leading figures from Web and Internet Science. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/06/wsi-one-year-on.pageMon, 15 Jun 2015 00:00:00 +0100WSI Distinguished Lecture with Professor Chris Lintotthttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/DE48E2E9DAC2474CA887D742C983951B/Chris Lintott.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/05/chris-lintott-lecture.pageThe Web Science Institute hosted the fourth in its series of Distinguished Lectures at the University of Southampton on Friday 23 April 2015.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/05/chris-lintott-lecture.pageWed, 06 May 2015 00:00:00 +0100Professor Dame Wendy Hall receives Outstanding Contribution to ACM Awardhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/7911BB0BCF3549B098EA6B646CA8B21A/Wendy Hall 2014 2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/05/wendy-hall-acm-award.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall has been recognised by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for transforming the way the world views computing.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/05/wendy-hall-acm-award.pageFri, 01 May 2015 00:00:00 +0100WSI showcase at the German Embassy in London on 16 April 2015. https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/6B385E8F56124BDABA1BA7D017864D90/EmergingDigitalFrontiers2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/04/german-embassy-event.pageAs part of the German Embassy Talks series, the Web Science Institute took part in an afternoon of presentations, lectures and a panel discussion on the topic "Exploring the Emerging Digital Frontiers: From Mind to Market".https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/04/german-embassy-event.pageThu, 30 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0100M-H. Carolyn Nguyen of Microsoft talks about Internet Governance at the University of Southampton, Friday 17 April 2015https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/CADAECE6F97240F18B164E18B7FCCE0B/M-H Carolyn Nguyen.PNG_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/04/carolyn-nguyen-talk.pageM-H. Carolyn Nguyen, Director in Microsoft's Telecommunications and Internet Governance Group gave a talk on "Rethinking the Internet Governance Dialogue".https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/04/carolyn-nguyen-talk.pageThu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0100WSI Distinguished Lecture with Dr Phil Tetlowhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/738FF5ADD50B46CA854EBD88244D3D97/Phil Tetlow.PNG_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/03/wsi-distinguished-lecture-phil-tetlow.pageThe Web Science Institute hosted the third in its series of Distinguished Lectures at the University of Southampton on Monday 23 March 2015.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/03/wsi-distinguished-lecture-phil-tetlow.pageMon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0000Watch WSI Directors Professors Susan Halford and Les Carr along with their co-authors in this SAGE Journal of Sociology vodcast.https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/39AB81B357E64E32ACA5FF92D5E24348/Susan and Les(2).jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/03/sagepub-podcast.pageThe vodcast discusses two key papers published in Sociology. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/03/sagepub-podcast.pageTue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0000Web Science 2015 - Call for Papers and Postershttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/web-science-2015-call-for-papers.pageThe Web Science conference welcomes participation from all disciplines including, but not limited to, art, computer and information sciences, communication, economics, humanities, informatics, law, linguistics, philosophy, political science, psychology, and sociology, in pursuit of an understanding of the Web. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/web-science-2015-call-for-papers.pageThu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +0000The Web Science DTC/CDT hosted the 2015 Web Science Research Sandpit (23rd March - 24th April 2015) which focused on research and innovation in the Web, Internet and Digital Economyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/928C4D20315349E2A22F4F13DB05018B/DTC image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/04/web-science-research-sandpit-2015.pageThe research sandpit was held to answer questions and generate insight on issues relevant to the Web, Internet and Digital Economy, build relationships between Web Science partners, and facilitate networking opportunities for students and trainee researchers and influence their future research directions and careers. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/04/web-science-research-sandpit-2015.pageTue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000IIIT-Bangalore hosts India's first Web Observatoryhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/iiit-b-hosts-indias-first-web-observatory.pageIndia’s first web observatory was launched at the International Institute of Information Technology–Bangalore on Tuesday 17th February 2015.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/iiit-b-hosts-indias-first-web-observatory.pageSun, 22 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000Web Science Undergraduate wins a prize in Cyber Security Challenge UKhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/DAEE2D32B284401EADA23CF697C8995E/Mark Cole v2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/southampton-student-wins-cybersecurity-competition.page19 year old first year Web Science student Mark Cole was one of five contestants from around the UK to be crowned the winning team by a panel of cyber security professionals on Saturday 24th January 2015 in Farnborough.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/southampton-student-wins-cybersecurity-competition.pageTue, 17 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000Professor named in Debrett's 500 most influential people in the UKhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/B8198218B4ED4ED684DA02CDF15ABB0F/Wendy Hall 2014 pic 1.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/web-science-institute-professor-recognised-in-debretts-top-500.pageDame Professor Wendy Hall, Executive Director of the Web Science Institute has been recognised in the Engineering and Technology category of the prestigious Debrett's 500.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/web-science-institute-professor-recognised-in-debretts-top-500.pageThu, 12 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000WSI Distinguished Lecture with Professor Evelyn Rupperthttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/wsi-distinguished-lecture-evelyn-ruppert-january-2015.pageThe Web Science Institute hosted the second in it's series of Distinguished Lectures at the University of Southampton on Thursday 22 January 2015.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/02/wsi-distinguished-lecture-evelyn-ruppert-january-2015.pageThu, 05 Feb 2015 00:00:00 +0000Integrated PhD (MSc+PhD) Web Science - CLOSING DATE MAY 2015https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/EF93004958BF4F4BB19CBECFBB589459/shutterstock_208387039.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/05/phd-msc-advert.pageThe University of Southampton and the Centre for Doctoral Training in Web Science are offering a fully-funded integrated PhD studentship to start on the 21st September 2015. The integrated PhD is a one year MSc followed by a 3 year PhDhttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2015/05/phd-msc-advert.pageFri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 +0000"Whose Web is it Anyway?" - Queen's Lecture 2014https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/EA056632360E4DA0B29B260ABDAC76FD/WH in Berlin for Queens Lecture.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/12/16_wendy_hall_queens_lecture_berlin_2014.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall delivered this year's Queen's Lecture at the Technische Universitat Berlin on 24 November.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/12/16_wendy_hall_queens_lecture_berlin_2014.pageTue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 +0000ODI Summit 2014, 3-4 November 2014https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/1B3AA5856235405CB96936D11969C5D0/ODI summit 2014.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/11/21_odi_summit_2014.pageThe ODI Summit 2014 took place across London on the 3-4 November 2014. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/11/21_odi_summit_2014.pageFri, 21 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000WSI Distinguished Lecture with Professor Barry Wellmanhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/729C6A85090D4E6A952BF3EF1BCECF80/Prof Barry Wellman B&W small.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/11/21_wsi_distinguished_lecture_with_prof_barry_wellman.pageThe Web Science Institute hosted it's first in a series of Distinguished Lectures at the University of Southampton on Friday 31 October 2014 with Professor Barry Wellman, Director of NetLab at the University of Toronto, Canada.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/11/21_wsi_distinguished_lecture_with_prof_barry_wellman.pageThu, 06 Nov 2014 00:00:00 +0000Government Chief Technology Officer appointed Visiting Professorhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/2CDB06BE80E149DDAE987310A9D3B50F/liam_maxwell.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/10/09_liam_maxwell.pageThe University of Southampton has appointed Liam Maxwell, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for HM Government, as a Visiting Professor.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/10/09_liam_maxwell.pageThu, 09 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100Professors Susan Halford and Les Carr talk to Class Central about the Web Science MOOC - how the web is changing the worldhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/3BBDB059C4D7437AB97BA32F4FE1457B/Susan and Les.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/10/03_class_central_prof_les_carr_and_prof_susan_halford.pageWeb Science Institute Directors Susan Halford and Les Carr talk to Class Central about the new Web Science MOOC which starts October 6 on the Futurelearn platform. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/10/03_class_central_prof_les_carr_and_prof_susan_halford.pageFri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0100Professor Dame Wendy Hall talks Desert Island Discshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/24C7FB1556EB4199A05CB73E51B5B796/Wendy Hall radio 4.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/09/19_professor_dame_wendy_hall_talks_desert_island_discs.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall talked to Kirsty Young and selected eight of her favourite recordings to take to the BBC's mystical island.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/09/19_professor_dame_wendy_hall_talks_desert_island_discs.pageFri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100Web Science Institute Official Launch, June 2014https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/08/25_web_science_insitiute_official_launch.pageThe University of Southampton officially launched its new world-leading Web Science Institute on Thursday 12 June at the Royal Society in London. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/08/25_web_science_insitiute_official_launch.pageThu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 +0100Professor Dame Wendy Hall named Most Influential Woman in UK IT 2014https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/7911BB0BCF3549B098EA6B646CA8B21A/Wendy Hall 2014 2.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/07/07_professor_dame_wendy_hall_named_as_most_influential_woman_in_uk_it_2014.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall, Director of the Web Science Institute at the University of Southampton, has been named as the most influential woman in UK IT 2014 by a national computing website.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/07/07_professor_dame_wendy_hall_named_as_most_influential_woman_in_uk_it_2014.pageThu, 03 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100The Web Science Institute officially launches this weekhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/06/12_web_science_institute_official_launch.pageThe University of Southampton has played a significant role in the development of the Web over the last 25 years, including the foundation of the innovative discipline of Web Science 10 years ago. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/06/12_web_science_institute_official_launch.pageThu, 12 Jun 2014 00:00:00 +0100Call for Participation - Research Week 2014https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/A876F7B17B6B4E0AA7CC7DAFA147CA0D/lab4.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/02/24_wsi_research_week.pageThe Web Science Research Week will launch a series of research challenges with participation from postgraduate students, researchers and academics from across the University.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/02/24_wsi_research_week.pageMon, 24 Feb 2014 00:00:00 +0000WSI and Digital Economy at #IDRW2014https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/6DB2AE19F9DE4F3CB15920A8A919D216/time_trust_truth.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/01/23_wsi_and_de.pageA number of WSI and DE USRG members will be participating in events during the Interdisciplinary Research Week at Southampton between 23 and 27 March 2014.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/01/23_wsi_and_de.pageWed, 22 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000Professor Dame Wendy Hall in 'Life Scientific' on Radio 4https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/1BBBA53BDEE04870B39B07B76D0077FA/Wendy and Jim Al Khalili on Radio 4_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/01/16_professor_dame_wendy_hall_talks_to_bbc_radio_4_life_scientific.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall talks to professor and presenter, Jim Al-Khalili, about how the Web is still not quite what it should be and about the new discipline she has helped to found, Web Science.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/01/16_professor_dame_wendy_hall_talks_to_bbc_radio_4_life_scientific.pageThu, 16 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000Major funding boost to train the engineers and scientists of tomorrowhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/51667DFCCF5146C19713903EB7FF4DFC/graduateschools_01.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/01/09_14_06.pagePostgraduate training at the University of Southampton in engineering and scientific fields, important to the UK’s economy, has received a major funding boost through three new Centres for Doctoral Training (CDTs). https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2014/01/09_14_06.pageThu, 09 Jan 2014 00:00:00 +0000Web Science paper shortlisted for Sociology prizehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/A876F7B17B6B4E0AA7CC7DAFA147CA0D/lab4.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/12/9_web_science_paper_shortlisted_for_sociology_prize.pageSusan Halford, Catherine Pope and Mark Weal‘s recent article Digital Futures? Sociological Challenges and Opportunities in the Emergent Semantic Web has been shortlisted for the annual best paper prize by Sociology, the flagship journal of the British Sociological Association.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/12/9_web_science_paper_shortlisted_for_sociology_prize.pageThu, 12 Dec 2013 00:00:00 +0000DTC Student’s Work Featured in The Timeshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/A876F7B17B6B4E0AA7CC7DAFA147CA0D/lab4.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/30_dtc_students_work_featured_in_the_times.pageMichael Yip, who recently graduated from the Web Science DTC, has had his work featured in the Times in an article about the ‘dark net’. Michael has worked with SOCA during his PhD on the problems of cyber security and now works for the cyber security team at PriceWaterhouseCoopers.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/30_dtc_students_work_featured_in_the_times.pageSat, 30 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000VC launches Web Science Institute #sotonwsihttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/A876F7B17B6B4E0AA7CC7DAFA147CA0D/lab4.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/12_vc_launches_web_science_institute.pageOver 100 people packed into the Nuffield Theatre cafe at the University of Southampton yesterday to partake of some rather good Upton’s sausages and toast the new Web Science Institute.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/12_vc_launches_web_science_institute.pageTue, 12 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000New Web Science Institute to explore how the Web will shape our futurehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/2310A4D46DE84EFD8650C3E99E86CE12/world_wide_web.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/11_new_web_science_institute_to_explore_how_the_web_will_shape_our_future.pageThe University of Southampton is launching the new Web Science Institute today (11th November) to investigate how the World Wide Web is changing the world and the world is changing the Web.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/11_new_web_science_institute_to_explore_how_the_web_will_shape_our_future.pageMon, 11 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000Explore the world’s oceans for free with the University of Southampton MOOChttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/E4661E240E054D6898AD303771455FF3/whatlurksbeaneath.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/04_13_191.pageThe University of Southampton today (4 November) launches its second Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), which will allow people to explore our underwater world and see our planet as never before. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/11/04_13_191.pageMon, 04 Nov 2013 00:00:00 +0000University of Southampton launches first MOOC to engage global learnershttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/495E5647B15545B18BE32D2EE1F0372A/webscience.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/09/18_13_169.pageThe University of Southampton today (18 September) launches its first Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), which will enable anyone to study online, for free, wherever they are in the world.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/09/18_13_169.pageWed, 18 Sep 2013 00:00:00 +0100Web Science and Open Data pioneer receives Knighthoodhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/50C07D2D5AC34DE9BA4BA6B0F9CC4806/Nigel 300dpi vs3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/06/17_13_114.pageProfessor Nigel Shadbolt, one of the world’s leading experts in Web Science and the pioneering co-founder of the Open Data Institute (ODI), has been knighted in the 2013 Queen’s Birthday Honours List for services to science and engineering. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/06/17_13_114.pageMon, 17 Jun 2013 00:00:00 +0100First standard for provenance of information on the Web publishedhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D95FF01E96384247A2B38BC06F8A200E/dtc_web_science.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/05/01_13_74.pagePROV, a worldwide specification for provenance of information on the Web, has reached a key milestone, with the publication of a standard thanks to the work of an international group led by a University of Southampton professor. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/05/01_13_74.pageWed, 01 May 2013 00:00:00 +0100University of Southampton receives Regius Professorshiphttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/676AD9DB47054A77B07AB1588B8135A0/Don for web.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/01/30_13_16.pageThe University of Southampton has been awarded a rare professorship, bestowed by The Queen, to mark its excellence in the field of Computer Science. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2013/01/30_13_16.pageWed, 30 Jan 2013 00:00:00 +0000Southampton leads the world on emerging open data industry as ODI opens for businesshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/50C07D2D5AC34DE9BA4BA6B0F9CC4806/Nigel 300dpi vs3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/12/04_12_213.pageThe Open Data Institute (ODI), founded by University of Southampton Professors Nigel Shadbolt and Sir Tim Berners-Lee, opens officially today.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/12/04_12_213.pageWed, 12 Dec 2012 00:00:00 +0000UKtech50 recognises Southampton’s expertise and influence in UK IThttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F28F7F26FA8646C09E734D020949E3B8/Wendy Hall 2014 448x335.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/11/27_12_205.pageTwo of the world’s leading experts in Web Science from the University of Southampton have been named in a definitive list of the real movers and shakers in UK IT. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/11/27_12_205.pageTue, 27 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0000Joint venture to shape the future of the Webhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/D95FF01E96384247A2B38BC06F8A200E/dtc_web_science.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/11/19_12_199.pageUniversity of Southampton in the UK and the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft in Germany come together to launch SoFWIRed, a new collaborative venture in Web and Internet Sciencehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/11/19_12_199.pageMon, 19 Nov 2012 00:00:00 +0000Southampton Professor named among most influential women in UK IThttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F28F7F26FA8646C09E734D020949E3B8/Wendy Hall 2014 448x335.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/07/17_12_118.pageProfessor Dame Wendy Hall, Dean of Physical and Applied Sciences at the University of Southampton, has been named as the second most influential woman in UK IT by a national computing website.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2012/07/17_12_118.pageTue, 17 Jul 2012 00:00:00 +0100Three Southampton Professors listed in the ‘100 most important people in British Science’https://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5E2B5B96067F461E9E26175D11654A7B/WSI Image vs 3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2010/10/07_10_203.pageThree Professors from the University of Southampton feature in the list of ‘100 most important figures in British Science’ published in today’s (Thursday 7 October) Times newspaper.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2010/10/07_10_203.pageThu, 07 Oct 2010 00:00:00 +0100University sets sail for the Southampton Boat Showhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5E2B5B96067F461E9E26175D11654A7B/WSI Image vs 3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2010/09/07_b10_03.pageThe University of Southampton and the National Oceanography Centre will be showcasing their innovative marine research and world-leading maritime related courses at this year’s Southampton Boat Show, which starts on Friday. https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2010/09/07_b10_03.pageTue, 07 Sep 2010 00:00:00 +0100Institute for Web Science partnership announcedhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/50C07D2D5AC34DE9BA4BA6B0F9CC4806/Nigel 300dpi vs3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2010/03/22_10_30.pageThe University of Southampton and the University of Oxford have agreed to partner in the establishment of a joint Institute for Web Science.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2010/03/22_10_30.pageMon, 22 Mar 2010 00:00:00 +0000Key role for Nigel Shadbolt in local government data releasehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/50C07D2D5AC34DE9BA4BA6B0F9CC4806/Nigel 300dpi vs3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/12/10_09_164.pageProfessor Nigel Shadbolt of the University of Southampton's School of Electronics and Computer Science has been asked by the Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, and Communities Secretary, John Denham, to lead a panel of experts who will oversee the release of local public data, ensuring that it is linked effectively across relevant agencies, authorities and government departments.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/12/10_09_164.pageThu, 10 Dec 2009 00:00:00 +0000Accelerating business growth in global marketshttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5E2B5B96067F461E9E26175D11654A7B/WSI Image vs 3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/12/08_b9_04.pageThe University of Southampton has launched a new business development office in China to explore new research opportunities and attract investment from China to the Solent region.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/12/08_b9_04.pageTue, 08 Dec 2009 00:00:00 +0000Professor Dame Wendy Hall elected Fellow of the Royal Societyhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F28F7F26FA8646C09E734D020949E3B8/Wendy Hall 2014 448x335.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/05/15_09_67.pageDame Wendy Hall DBE, Professor of Computer Science at the University of Southampton, has been elected to the Fellowship of the Royal Society, it is announced today (Friday 15 May).https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/05/15_09_67.pageFri, 15 May 2009 00:00:00 +0100Windsor Castle investiture for Southampton's Professor Dame Wendy Hallhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5A456D1FA1D1440DA6F28664D2981F5E/Wendy_Hall_Windsor_Castle_web_version.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/08/08_09_47.pageComputer expert, Professor Wendy Hall of the University of Southampton, was at Windsor Castle this week for her investiture as a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE).https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/08/08_09_47.pageWed, 08 Apr 2009 00:00:00 +0100Putting science in the picturehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/928C4D20315349E2A22F4F13DB05018B/DTC image.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/03/09_09_29.pageA Southampton biosciences graduate, who successfully combines his twin passion for science and art, is donating two of his paintings to his former university.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2009/03/09_09_29.pageMon, 09 Mar 2009 00:00:00 +0000DBE for University of Southampton’s Professor Wendy Hallhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F28F7F26FA8646C09E734D020949E3B8/Wendy Hall 2014 448x335.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2008/12/31_08_244.pageProfessor Wendy Hall, CBE, has been appointed a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in the New Year Honours List for services to science and technology.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2008/12/31_08_244.pageWed, 31 Dec 2008 00:00:00 +0000Southampton wins £15 million to train scientists and engineers for Britain’s futurehttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/33FBE123330B406BAAAE4D1B23CF2A30/Web Image_ECS_Xlarge.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2008/12/04_08_231.pageThe University of Southampton has won funding for three new centres that will generate the scientists needed for Britain’s future, it was announced today (5 December 2008) by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) – the UK funding body for science and engineering.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2008/12/04_08_231.pageThu, 04 Dec 2008 00:00:00 +0000Southampton Professor elected to lead global computing organisationhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/F28F7F26FA8646C09E734D020949E3B8/Wendy Hall 2014 448x335.jpg_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2008/06/04_08_104.pageA Southampton professor has been elected president of the world's largest educational and scientific computing society - the first time in 60 years a person outside North America has held the position.https://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2008/06/04_08_104.pageWed, 04 Jun 2008 00:00:00 +0100University of Southampton and MIT launch World Wide Web research collaborationhttps://cdn.southampton.ac.uk/assets/imported/transforms/site/news-release/PageThumbnail/5E2B5B96067F461E9E26175D11654A7B/WSI Image vs 3 480x297.png_SIA_JPG_fit_to_width_XL.jpghttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2006/11/11_06_128.pagehttps://www.southampton.ac.uk/wsi/news/2006/11/11_06_128.pageMon, 06 Nov 2006 00:00:00 +0000