The winning project from QF include FitPet, a health promotion app developed by Dr Ingmar Weber, senior scientist, social computing
, QCRI, and Dr Yelena Mejova, scientist, social computing
, QCRI, alongside two partners from iLoveQatar.
This year, students chose from among 50 projects across QCRI's priority research areas: Arabic language technologies, computational science and engineering, cyber security, data analytics, distributed systems and social computing
Fabio Pianesi, Vice-Director for Research at Trento Research, Innovation and Education System (Trento RISE), and Vice-President of European Institute of Innovation and Technology Information and Communication Technologies (EIT ICT) Labs, Italy, and Bruno Lepri, who leads the Mobile and Social Computing
Lab (MobS Lab) at Bruno Kessler Foundation, Trento, Italy.
GoDaddy joins the Media Lab as a Consortia Lab Member and will also provide a gift to the Media Lab's Social Computing
research group, led by Associate Professor Sep Kamvar.
A senior professional with over 10 years of experience developing businesses across the world, Ram Menon, was President, Social Computing
, at TIBCO from 2011.
It was an honour for us to host this event and be given the opportunity to showcase some of the work we do here to future leaders of private, public, and not-for-profit organisations from around the Commonwealth," said Peter Wright, a professor of social computing
The study that revealed some interesting insights about gender and the use of popular social media site Pinterest, will be presented by researchers at the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing
Among specific topics are codes of ethics in discussion forums, politeness as a social computing
requirement, a survey of trust use and modeling in real online systems, a proposed framework for sustainable communities for knowledge management systems, and a multi-agents system applied on a cyberbullying model for a social network.
Aditi and TIBCO believe these additional capabilities will be integral to solutions tackling scenarios in e-commerce and social computing
like revenue optimization, business productivity and analytics.
NewsGator, which develops social computing
software for Microsoft platforms, joins an elite group of business partners that work closely with Microsoft on a global scale to deliver productivity- and profitability-enhancing business solutions.
As per Nayan Patel, CEO of HnyB Insights a Leading Intelligence & Knowledge Consulting group with focus on Social Computing
, Social Media, Social Technology and Social Networking, there would be substantial reorganization in Social Marketing marketplace.
According to a recent Gartner report, social computing
solves problems and creates opportunities by extending the reach and depth of human interactions.