© 2012

Social Informatics

4th International Conference, SocInfo 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland, December 5-7, 2012. Proceedings

  • Karl Aberer
  • Andreas Flache
  • Wander Jager
  • Ling Liu
  • Jie Tang
  • Christophe Guéret
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Conference proceedings SocInfo 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7710)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Ansuya Ahluwalia, Allen Huang, Roja Bandari, Vwani Roychowdhury
    Pages 15-28
  3. Imrul Kayes, Xiaoning Qian, John Skvoretz, Adriana Iamnitchi
    Pages 29-42
  4. Apratim Mukherjee, Shrabastee Banerjee, Somprakash Bandyopadhyay
    Pages 43-53
  5. Piotr Bródka, Przemysław Kazienko, Bartosz Kołoszczyk
    Pages 54-67
  6. Peter Laflin, Alexander V. Mantzaris, Fiona Ainley, Amanda Otley, Peter Grindrod, Desmond J. Higham
    Pages 82-95
  7. Maartje Groenewegen, Dimo Stoyanov, Dirk Deichmann, Aart van Halteren
    Pages 96-109
  8. Zhu Wang, Daqing Zhang, Dingqi Yang, Zhiyong Yu, Xingshe Zhou
    Pages 110-123
  9. Guillermo De Ita, Luis Altamirano, Aurelio López-López, Yolanda Moyao
    Pages 162-173
  10. Marco Conti, Andrea Passarella, Fabio Pezzoni
    Pages 174-187
  11. Thomas Paul, Martin Stopczynski, Daniel Puscher, Melanie Volkamer, Thorsten Strufe
    Pages 188-201
  12. Jean-Pierre Cahier, Nour El Mawas, Aurélien Bénel
    Pages 202-215
  13. Markus Schaal, John O’Donovan, Barry Smyth
    Pages 232-245

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Social Informatics, SocInfo 2012, held in Lausanne, Switzerland, in December 2012.
The 21 full papers, 18 short papers  included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 61 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections named: social choice mechanisms in the e-society,computational models of social phenomena, social simulation, web mining and its social interpretations, algorithms and protocols inspired by human societies, socio-economic systems and applications, trust, privacy, risk and security in social contexts.


Web 2.0 human computation location-based social networks recommender systems social network analysis

Editors and affiliations

  • Karl Aberer
    • 1
  • Andreas Flache
    • 2
  • Wander Jager
    • 3
  • Ling Liu
    • 4
  • Jie Tang
    • 5
  • Christophe Guéret
    • 6
  1. 1.Distributed Information Systems Laboratory (LSIR), School for Computer and Communication Science (I&C), EPFL-IC,LausanneSwitzerland
  2. 2.Department of Sociology, ICSUniversity of GroningenGroningenThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Groningen Center for Social Complexity StudiesGroningenThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Georgia Institute of Technology, KACB, room 3340,School of Computer Science, College of ComputingAtlantaUSA
  5. 5.Tsinghua UniversityBeijingChina
  6. 6.Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS)Den HaagThe Netherlands

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