Social Computing and Social Media

8th International Conference, SCSM 2016, Held as Part of HCI International 2016, Toronto, ON, Canada, July 17–22, 2016. Proceedings

  • Gabriele Meiselwitz

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9742)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9742)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Designing and Developing Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. César A. Collazos, Jaime Muñoz Arteaga, Zayra Jaramillo, Daniyal M. Alghazzawi, Habib M. Fardoun
      Pages 3-11
    3. Han Lin, Han Yu, Chunyan Miao, Lin Qiu
      Pages 12-24
    4. Erick López-Ornelas, Saúl Hermilio Sánchez Hernández
      Pages 25-33
    5. Cristian Rusu, Virginica Rusu, Silvana Roncagliolo, Daniela Quiñones, Virginia Zaraza Rusu, Habib M. Fardoun et al.
      Pages 59-70
    6. Diana Sepúlveda Barrera, Erick Monroy Cuevas, Rocío Abascal Mena
      Pages 71-80
    7. Jianmin Wang, Ruhuo Tan, Ri-Peng Zhang, Fang You
      Pages 81-90
  3. Users Behaviour in Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Orlando P. Afonso, Luciana C. de C. Salgado, José Viterbo
      Pages 93-103
    3. Esraa Almajhad, Abdullatif M. AlAbdullatif, Esam Alwagait, Basit Shahzad
      Pages 104-113
    4. Wonkyung Kim, Taiwoo Park
      Pages 123-129
    5. Stephanie Tom Tong, Jeffrey T. Hancock, Richard B. Slatcher
      Pages 162-173
  4. Social Media, Policy, Politics and Engagement

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Social Computing and Social Media, SCSM 2016, held as part of the 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2016, held in Toronto, ON, Canada, in July 2016. The total of 1287 papers and 186 posters presented at the HCII 2016 conferences were carefully reviewed and selected from 4354 submissions.

The papers thoroughly cover the entire field of Human-Computer Interaction, addressing major advances in knowledge and effective use of computers in a variety of application areas. The 43 contributions included in the SCSM 2016 proceedings were organized in the following topical sections: designing and developing social media; users behaviour in social media; social media, policy, politics and engagement; social network analysis; social media in learning and collaboration; and enterprise social media.


communication management decision-making human centered design recommender systems social networks algorithms artificial intelligence big data collaboration support computer vision heuristic evaluation higher education information visualization location-based service open government sentiment analysis social computing social media analytics user interface algorithms

Editors and affiliations

  • Gabriele Meiselwitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Towson UniversityTowsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-39909-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-39910-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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