Social Informatics

8th International Conference, SocInfo 2016, Bellevue, WA, USA, November 11-14, 2016, Proceedings, Part II

  • Spiro Emma 
  • Ahn Yong-Yeol 
Conference proceedings SocInfo 2016

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-47874-6

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10047)

Table of contents (34 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIX
  2. Poster Papers: Networks, Communities and Groups

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Identifying Correlated Bots in Twitter
      Nikan Chavoshi, Hossein Hamooni, Abdullah Mueen
      Pages 14-21
    3. Predicting Online Extremism, Content Adopters, and Interaction Reciprocity
      Emilio Ferrara, Wen-Qiang Wang, Onur Varol, Alessandro Flammini, Aram Galstyan
      Pages 22-39
    4. Content Centrality Measure for Networks: Introducing Distance-Based Decay Weights
      Takayasu Fushimi, Tetsuji Satoh, Kazumi Saito, Kazuhiro Kazama, Noriko Kando
      Pages 40-54
    5. A Holistic Approach for Link Prediction in Multiplex Networks
      Alireza Hajibagheri, Gita Sukthankar, Kiran Lakkaraju
      Pages 55-70
    6. Twitter Session Analytics: Profiling Users’ Short-Term Behavioral Changes
      Farshad Kooti, Esteban Moro, Kristina Lerman
      Pages 71-86
    7. Senior Programmers: Characteristics of Elderly Users from Stack Overflow
      Grzegorz Kowalik, Radoslaw Nielek
      Pages 87-96
    8. Social Influence: From Contagion to a Richer Causal Understanding
      Dimitra Liotsiou, Luc Moreau, Susan Halford
      Pages 116-132
    9. Influence Maximization on Complex Networks with Intrinsic Nodal Activation
      Arun V. Sathanur, Mahantesh Halappanavar
      Pages 133-141
  3. Poster Papers: Politics, News, and Events

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Social Contribution Settings and Newcomer Retention in Humanitarian Crowd Mapping
      Martin Dittus, Giovanni Quattrone, Licia Capra
      Pages 179-193
    3. Relevancer: Finding and Labeling Relevant Information in Tweet Collections
      Ali Hürriyetoǧlu, Christian Gudehus, Nelleke Oostdijk, Antal van den Bosch
      Pages 210-224
    4. Analyzing Large-Scale Public Campaigns on Twitter
      Julia Proskurnia, Ruslan Mavlyutov, Roman Prokofyev, Karl Aberer, Philippe Cudré-Mauroux
      Pages 225-243
    5. Colombian Regulations for the Implementation of Cognitive Radio in Smart Grids
      Julián Giraldo Torres, Brayan S. Reyes Daza, Octavio J. Salcedo Parra
      Pages 244-258

Other volumes

  1. Social Informatics
    8th International Conference, SocInfo 2016, Bellevue, WA, USA, November 11-14, 2016, Proceedings, Part I
  2. Social Informatics
    8th International Conference, SocInfo 2016, Bellevue, WA, USA, November 11-14, 2016, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two-volume set LNCS 10046 and 10047 constitutes the proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Social Informatics, SocInfo 2016, held in Bellevue, WA, USA, in November 2016.
The 33 full papers and 34 poster papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 120 submissions. They are organized in topical sections named: networks, communities, and groups; politics, news, and events; markets, crowds, and consumers; and privacy, health, and well-being.


decision support systems online social networks social activities social media analysis user behavior complex networks computational social science content analysis data mining event-based social networks feature extraction machine learning network-oriented modeling recommender systems risk analysis sequence mining smart grids social interaction text mining visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • Spiro Emma 
    • 1
  • Ahn Yong-Yeol 
    • 2
  1. 1.University of WashingtonSeattleUSA
  2. 2.Indiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-47873-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-47874-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349