27th March 2013 at 4:23 pm #1617Katie MetzlerParticipant
New Social Media, New Social Science? Blurring the Boundaries: One Year on
16th April 2013
We are delighted to announce our end of year conference event on April 16th 2013 at the Royal Statistical Society, 12 Errol Street, London EC1Y 8LX from 9.30am – 4.30pm. You are invited to attend the conference, which is free of charge.
The draft programme is attached. NSMNSS%20April%2016th%202013%20Programme.doc
We hope this will be a lively, forward looking event to celebrate the 1st birthday of our network.
Places are limited to 40 so please reply as soon as possible by completing the attached form and returning it by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. The closing date for application for places is noon on the 3rd April 2013.
- We are looking for network members to contribute posters from their own social media research projects for the poster session and will be publishing the call for posters on the NSMNSS blog later this week. We will be asking poster contributors to also participate in the digital debate on 23rd April (see below)
For those of you who can’t attend in person we are running several online activities and events over coming weeks which we hope you can participate in:
- Before the conference we will be running a joint Tweetchat with the new @socphd group which will focus on the challenges and opportunities of social media research for PhD students. This will be on 15th April time to be confirmed.
- Ethics project: We are inviting you to contribute to our review of the current ethical guidelines for social media research; please take part here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/e-ethics
- NSMNSS in the future: We would also like to know what you would like the network to do in the future and what form you think it should take, please share your thoughts here: https://www.research.net/s/NSMNSSFuture
- We are running a One Year On Digital Debate on 23rd April 2013 to give all network members a chance to participate in the discussions arising from the conference. If you are interested in this digital event then please register here: http://nsmnssdigitaldebate.eventbrite.com/
- Follow @NSMNSS to hear up-to-date news on these online activities.
The NSMNSS team
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