Announcing the first Keynote!
The Web Conference 2018 is very pleased to announce Professor Luciano Floridi as a keynote speaker.
Luciano Floridi is Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information at the University of Oxford, where he directs the Digital Ethics Lab (DELab) of the Oxford Internet Institute. He is also Faculty Fellow of the Alan Turing Institute and Chair of its Data Ethics research Group, and Chairman of the Ethics Advisory Board of the European Medical Information Framework. He seats on the EU’s Ethics Advisory Group on Ethical Dimensions of Data Protection, on the Royal Society and British Academy Working Group on Data Governance, and on Google Advisory Board on “the right to be forgotten”.
Key dates for the Call for ContributionsThe Call for contributions for The Web Conference 2018 research and alternate tracks is up on the website.
Here are some of the upcoming key dates:
|26 October 2017||Research tracks abstract submission deadline|
|31 October 2017||Research tracks full paper submission deadline|
|02 November 2017||Workshop proposal submission deadline|
|22 November 2017||Tutorial proposal submission deadline|
|20 December 2017||PHD symposium full papers submission deadline|
Calling all volunteers!
The volunteer program has been associated with previous WWW editions and has become an integral part of running each of them.
If you are a seasoned TheWebConf volunteer or thinking about volunteering for the first time, here is some information about the opportunities and on how to apply.