WebSci’18 Awards

At the WebSci’18 Social Event and Banquet on Tuesday evening 29 May 2018, several awards were handed out by the respective Conference Chairs.

The WebSci’18 Best Paper Award was shared equally by two papers:
* Miriam Fernandez, Moizzah Asif, & Harith Alani: Understanding the Roots of Radicalisation on Twitter
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* Reuben Binns, Ulrik Lyngs, Max Van Kleek, Jun Zhao, Timothy Libert, & Nigel Shadbolt: Third Party Tracking in the Mobile Ecosystem.

    

 

 

 

 

 

The WebSci’18 Best Student Paper Award was handed out to:
* Raphael Ottoni, Evandro Cunha, Gabriel Magno, Pedro Bernardina, Wagner Meira Jr., & Virgilio Almeida: Analyzing Right-wing YouTube Channels: Hate, Violence and Discrimination.

 

The WebSci’18 Best Poster Award was decided by public vote during the Poster Session and went to:
* Pip Thornton:  {poem}.py: A Critique of Linguistic Capitalism.

Our congratulations to all WebSci’18 Award winners! All mentioned papers will receive a prize of EUR 500,=.