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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. Ward van Breda, Jan Treur, Arlette van Wissen
    Pages 275-291
  2. Barbara Carminati, Elena Ferrari, Marco Viviani
    Pages 323-336
  3. Su Mon Kywe, Tuan-Anh Hoang, Ee-Peng Lim, Feida Zhu
    Pages 337-350
  4. Wynn Stirling, Christophe Giraud-Carrier, Teppo Felin
    Pages 351-364
  5. Zeinab Abbassi, Christina Aperjis, Bernardo A. Huberman
    Pages 365-378
  6. Soheila Abrishami, Mahmoud Naghibzadeh, Mehrdad Jalali
    Pages 393-405
  7. Julie M. Birkholz, Rena Bakhshi, Ravindra Harige, Maarten van Steen, Peter Groenewegen
    Pages 406-419
  8. Su Mon Kywe, Ee-Peng Lim, Feida Zhu
    Pages 420-433
  9. Sasan Yazdani, Ivan Ivanov, Morteza AnaLoui, Reza Berangi, Touradj Ebrahimi
    Pages 448-461
  10. Jarosław Jankowski, Radosław Michalski, Przemysław Kazienko
    Pages 462-474
  11. Bogdan Gliwa, Jarosław Koźlak, Anna Zygmunt, Krzysztof Cetnarowicz
    Pages 475-488
  12. Norhidayah Azman, David E. Millard, Mark J. Weal
    Pages 489-502
  13. Jarosław Jankowski, Sylwia Ciuberek, Anita Zbieg, Radosław Michalski
    Pages 503-516
  14. Somya Joshi, Timo Wandhöfer, Vasilis Koulolias, Catherine Van Eeckhaute, Beccy Allen, Steve Taylor
    Pages 517-530
  15. Folke Mitzlaff, Gerd Stumme
    Pages 531-534

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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