Organization Committee

General Chair
Hans Akkermans, Network Institute, VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands

General Co-Chairs
Kathy Fontaine, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
Ivar Vermeulen, Network Institute, VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Program Chairs
Geert-Jan Houben, TU Delft, The Netherlands
Matthew S. Weber, Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA

WebSci’18 Event Chairs (Workshops, Tutorials, a.o. Events)
Paolo Boldi, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Anna Bon, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Susan Halford, University of Southampton, UK
Katharina Kinder-Kurlanda, GESIS – Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, Cologne, Germany

WebSci Interdisciplinary PhD Symposium Chairs
Pete Burnap, Cardiff University, UK
Leslie Carr, Web Science Institute, University of Southampton, UK
Mark Weal, Web Science PhD School, University of Southampton, UK

ACM Proceedings Chair
Victor de Boer, VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands

WebSci’18 Events Proceedings Chair
Jaap Gordijn, TVE The Value Engineers, Soest, The Netherlands

Poster Chairs
Pete Burnap, Cardiff University, UK
Leslie Carr, Web Science Institute, University of Southampton, UK
Mark Weal, Web Science PhD School, University of Southampton, UK

Sponsorship and Student Grants Chair
Carlos Pedrinaci, Roche, UK

Communication and PR Chair
Wendelien Tuijp, International Office/CIS, VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Nonlocal Organization Chair
Susan Davies, Web Science Trust, University of Southampton, UK

Local Organization Committee
Hans Akkermans
Melein Ankersmit
Anna Bon
Francis Dittoh
Bert Haans
Mojca Lovrencak
Wendelien Tuijp
Caroline Waij