Conference

2024

Stuttgart, Germany

2023

Austin, Texas

2022

Barcelona, Spain (Archived)

2021

Southampton, Online

2020

Southampton, Online

2019

Boston MA, USA (Archived)

2018

Amsterdam, Holland (Archived)

2017

Troy NY, USA (Archived)

2016

Hannover, Germany (Archived)

2015

Oxford, UK (Archived)

2014

Indiana IL, USA (Archived)

2013

Paris, France (Archived)

2012

Evanston IL, USA (Archived)

2011

Koblenz, Germany (Archived)

2010

Raleigh NC, USA

2009

Athens, Greece (Archived)

The Web Science Conference has run every year (even through COVID) since 2009 and has been an ACM conference since 2011. The conference is a vibrant, interdisciplinary gathering engaging not only with Web Science researchers but with related and complementary disciplines.

The series has produced more than 600 publications that have been download over 140,000 times.

WebSci’20 Spotlight Panels

Web Science Test of Time Award

The Web Science Trust Test of Time Award was inaugurated in 2022 and will be awarded annually to the author or authors of a paper presented at a previous Web Science Conference that has stood the test of time through continued relevance and impact. The recipients of the award will receive a monetary prize, and an engraved award.

Previous Winners

2024

Coming Soon

2023

Containment of Misinformation Spread in Online Social Networks

by Nam P. Nguyen (Towson University), Guanhua Yan (Binghamton University), My T. Thai (University of Florida) and Stephan Eidenbenz (Los Alamos National Laboratory) 

2022

Social media as a measurement tool of depression in populations

by Munmun De Choudhury (Georgia Tech), Scott Counts (Microsoft Research) and Eric Horvitz (Microsoft Research)